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Why Gulf airline Etihad is investing in the Balkans

Regional info/economyPosted by Uvner Business Consulting Sat, November 16, 2013 22:23:38
"The Balkans as a crossroads of the world has huge opportunity. The tourism business opportunity of the region is considerable - and we're going to be very well positioned to take advantage of that," was the comment by James Hogan, chief executive of Abu Dahbi-based Etihad Airlines, after the take over of 49 % and the managing responsibility of JAT, later renamed Air Serbia.
The Gulf Airline investment came as a surprise to many and asked about how the airline became involved, First Deputy Prime Minister Aleksandar VucicĀ“ only comment was "Sheikh Mohammed is my friend and I asked him to help". Read more in this BBC report.






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