Australia’s competition watchdog is granting interim approval for Qantas and Emirates Airline to begin some aspects of their proposed partnership, even though a final decision on the linkup is not due until March. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) on Dec. 20 granted tentative approval for the partnership in a draft determination. The latest decision now allows the two airlines to prepare to implement their plan, pending a final decision. Under the full ...


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