National carrier Singapore Airlines (SIA) is reportedly working behind the scenes lobbying the Singapore Government to block Qantas Airways’ bid to establish a full-service short-haul carrier in Singapore, a move by Qantas that threatens to cannibalize SIA’s core business. SIA declines to neither confirm nor deny the report in The Australian Financial Review, which cites unnamed executives familiar with Qantas’s latest push into Singapore. “We refrain from discussing the business ...


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