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4 October 2019

Hong Kong: Cathay Pacific employees say they are afraid to speak about ongoing protests amidst tightening regulations

Author: Reuters (UK)

“As protests rack Hong Kong, China watchdog has Cathay staff 'walking on eggshells'”, 3 Oct 2019...

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1 October 2019

Hong Kong: Unions say at least 26 Cathay staff were fired in protest-linked terminations

Author: Hong Kong Free Press

"Sacked Hong Kong Cathay staff decry ‘Cultural Revolution’ purge", 1 Oct 2019...

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12 September 2019

UK: Around 4000 British Airways pilots strike following disputes over pay and benefits

Author: Phil Davies, Travel Weekly

"BA strike: Crippling pilots’ walkout should be ‘wake up call’ to carrier", 10 September 2019...

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11 September 2019

Australia: Qantas urged to review involuntary transportation process; co. said it's not for airlines to adjudicate deportations

Author: Nick O'Malley, The Sydney Morning Herald

"The 8000 'forced movements' on Australian flights in two years", 7 September 2019 The Department of Home Affairs used Australian airlines and charter companies for more than 8000 involuntary movements of people in the immigration detention system, in...

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2 September 2019

Hong Kong: Concerns raised over Cathay Pacific’s responsibility to respect employees’ rights amidst ongoing protests

In August, "Cathay Pacific Airways…said it had sacked a pilot who was arrested and charged over clashes between police and anti-government protesters in Sheung Wan on July 28. Another cockpit crew member…who was revealed…to have been suspended for...

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2 September 2019

Kenya: Ethiopian Airlines accused of rejecting passenger with disability; company apologises

Author: Muia Joseph, Citizen Digital (Kenya)

"Ethiopian Airlines accused of rejecting passenger with disability at JKIA"...

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31 August 2019

Australia: Qantas shareholders renew push for airline to refuse forced deportation of asylum seekers

Author: Lisa Martin, The Guardian

"Qantas shareholders renew push for airline to refuse involvement in deportations", 26 August 2019...

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29 August 2019

Cathay Pacific whistle-blowing policy urging staff to ‘speak up’ under spotlight as Hong Kong employees fear possible reprisals for support of anti-government protests

Author: Danny Lee & Sum Lok-kei, South China Morning Post

In an internal memo… Cathay Pacific Airways has reminded its staff about its policy to speak up and act as “whistle-blowers” as a climate of fear grows among the airline’s employees about possible reprisals for their activities on social media…...

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29 August 2019

Hong Kong airline Cathay Dragon fires flight attendant union chief amid pressure from China

Author: Kris Cheng, Hong Kong Free Press

Airline Cathay Dragon has fired the chair of its flight attendant union Rebecca Sy after she allegedly posted messages of support for Hong Kong protesters on Facebook......

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29 August 2019

‘Zero tolerance’: Cathay Pacific warns staff face sack if they join Hong Kong strike

Author: AFP, Hong Kong Free Press

Cathay Pacific has warned staff they risk being sacked if they join a planned Hong Kongstrike, as the airline intensifies its crackdown on employee support for the rolling pro-democracy protests....

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