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Friday, 14 December, 2012, 2:55am

Cathay attendants threaten no smiles, meals or alcohol on flights

Cathay Pacific flight attendants stage a protest at the international airport in Hong Kong last week. Photo: AFP

Flight attendants at Hong Kong airline Cathay Pacific Airways are threatening to withhold food, alcohol and even smiles from passengers during the Christmas holidays over a pay dispute, a union official said on Thursday. 

13 Dec 2012 - 6:14pm 3 comments

Cathay flight attendants to work-to-rule over pay

Cathay flight attendants' union discuss possible industrial action at a special meeting at the Regal Airport Hotel. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

The Cathay Pacific Flight Attendants Union said on Monday that it would to take industrial action over a pay dispute with the airline company’s management.

12 Dec 2012 - 4:38pm 2 comments

Cathay flight crews to hold ballot on industrial action on Monday

Cathay Pacific Flight Attendants Union stages a protest against disgraceful 2pc pay rise at Arrival Hall, Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: David Wong

Cathay Pacific flight attendants say they will start preparing for industrial action after the airline's bosses failed to reply to their request for pay talks by their deadline of yesterday.

5 Dec 2012 - 3:56am

Cathay Pacific flight crews threaten holiday disruption

Cathay Pacific flight attendants hold up placards outlining their grievances. Photo: David Wong

Cathay Pacific management must reply by 3pm today on whether it will hold more salary talks or face possible industrial action during the holiday season, a union representing the airline's flight attendants has warned.

4 Dec 2012 - 2:54am 5 comments