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  1. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Cathay pilots consider industrial action after rejecting pay rise offer

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 04:02am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Union considering industrial action after proposed 10 per cent wage increase over three years is rejected by 51 per cent of members Cathay pilots reject pay rise offer Cathay Pacific pilots moved a step closer to industrial action after union members voted down the airline's pay rise offer of 10 per cent over three years. Sources said about 90 ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Cathay pilots mull industrial action after disappointment at 10pc pay offer

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 04:49am by Phila Siu

    ... their union announced in a newsletter yesterday. "After seven months of negotiation, we entered mediation on pay where significant and constructive efforts to bridge the gap were made. However, ... who saved heart attack passenger It is unclear how much the union wants. But a source has said the airline's offer is "not within spitting distance" of the union's demands. ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Work-to-rule protest looms at Cathay Pacific amid deadlock over pay

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 04:30am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Pilots' union sends letter to members in preparation for industrial action Work-to-rule looms at Cathay Cathay Pacific passengers should brace ... to its 1,900 members, telling them what they should do and be aware of in the event of a work-to-rule, or contract compliance, sources close to the union say. "Basically all the newsletter ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Cathay Pacific union says female cabin crew's uniforms 'too sexy'

    Posted May 04th 2014, 05:41am by Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry Cathay union complains about 'too sexy' uniforms Cathay Pacific flight attendants are asking the airline to redesign its uniforms for women, which they say are too revealing and may provoke sexual harassment. The union representing cabin crew complains that the blouses are too short, showing off flesh when the attendants bend down to get items out of a food ...

  5. Slosar still a fan, keeps emphasis on fun

    Posted Mar 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... American-born, Cambridge-educated Slosar, a Swire man for over 30 years, was a latecomer to the Anglo sports of rugby and cricket. Born and raised near Cleveland, Ohio, he grew up supporting ... to see the Americans having a go at rugby, and the USA are of course still the reigning champions of Olympic rugby, having won the last Olympic event in 1924, but I'm afraid it has been all ...

  6. Fun and games

    Posted Jul 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Flora Wu

    ... Rugby fans were treated to a fun-filled evening at the Island Shangri-La hotel on June 20. Standard Chartered Bank, the British Chamber of Commerce and Cathay Pacific put together ... who were playing in New Zealand at the time. Former All Black captain Sean Fitzpatrick led the Breakthrough Rugby boys in a performance of the haka, which was received with a standing ovation. ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Cathay Pacific offers improved pay deal in bid to end pilots' dispute

    Posted Jun 22nd 2014, 04:30am by Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry Disruption still possible as cockpit crew union sees improved deal as only a 'stepping stone' New pay offer in bid to end Cathay pilots' dispute Cathay Pacific ... and rosters. The offer, however, is being viewed by the union as a stepping stone rather than a solution. Mediation sessions are now expected to be held in the coming weeks and if those fail, HKAOA ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Cathay pilot union decides against industrial action

    Posted Dec 09th 2013, 06:37am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Christmas disruption averted after group agree to further negotiations over pay rises next year Cathay pilot union decides against industrial action Cathay Pacific passengers can breathe a sigh of relief after the airline's pilot union decided against launching a work-to-rule action over the Christmas period in response to a pay dispute. Pilots ...

  9. With Sevens on the horizon, selectors give Bisley more time to recover

    Posted Mar 17th 2007, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Sevens from March 30 - April 1. 'We have delayed naming the squad so as to give Colin more time to recover from his shoulder injury,' said Ivan Torpey, the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union's head of performance. 'We were due to name the 12 players [today] but will now name them next week. 'He is not 100 per cent and hopefully the extra time will help him get better. ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Cathay Pacific unions say no action expected this Christmas season

    Posted Nov 14th 2013, 06:13am by Candy Chan

    ... employees at year-end," Cathay Pacific Flight Attendants Union chairwoman Dora Lai Yuk-sim said. The holiday season has long been a tense time for the airline as it is when discussions about annual pay rises for the more than 6,000 cabin crew are discussed between the union and the management. If there are any pay disputes, the airline can be threatened with industrial action. Last ...




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