Room shortage at Qatar World Cup sets staggering hotel costs for football fans

Room shortage at Qatar World Cup sets staggering hotel costs for football fans

Travel Jun 15, 2022 08:58 PM4 minutes to read Qatar FIFA World Cup 2022 venue has a looming hotel shortage of 30,000 rooms. Photo/Getty Images With 1.2 million people set to descend on Doha for the World Cup, the big question surrounding the global event is where will everyone actually sleep? Football fans hoping to … Read more

Auckland aircraft company Airwork reveals six planes stranded in Russia, takes financial hit from Covid

Auckland aircraft company Airwork reveals six planes stranded in Russia, takes financial hit from Covid

Business Jul 7, 2022 05:35 AM3 minutes to read Airwork has identified six B757 aircraft leased to Russian counterparties, which are “affected by the unprecedented event of war in Europe”. Photo / Supplied Auckland-based Airwork, which was bought by a Chinese conglomerate five years ago for $270 million, has taken a big financial hit because … Read more