Qatar Airways chief 'apologises' for 'sexist' comment

Qatar Airways chief 'apologises' for 'sexist' comment
 

The boss of Qatar Airways has apologised for saying that a woman could not do his job.
Akbar Al Baker said on Tuesday that the airline had to be led by a man "because it is a very challenging position".
He later defended Qatar Airways' record on gender diversity, but that failed to quell the criticism.
On Wednesday, he told Reuters: "I didn't mean it in the way it was meant to be... I apologise for it."
However, Mr al Baker added that his remarks were taken out of context and blown out of proportion by the media.
His original comments were made at the annual conference... read more

 
6 June 2018 in Business, Views: 56
Source: BBC
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