A Cathay Pacific Boeing 777-300ER lands at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Reuters A Cathay Pacific Boeing 777-300ER lands at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Reuters
A Cathay Pacific Boeing 777-300ER lands at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Reuters
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exclusive | Cathay Pacific’s foreign pilots struggle to get Hong Kong work permits after hundreds of locals lost jobs in restructuring

  • Airline made 5,300 people redundant in the city in October as part of cost-cutting measures
  • Work permits are issued according to strict criteria, including that a vacant role cannot be ‘taken up by the local workforce’

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A Cathay Pacific Boeing 777-300ER lands at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Reuters A Cathay Pacific Boeing 777-300ER lands at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Reuters
A Cathay Pacific Boeing 777-300ER lands at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Reuters
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