Croatia - Strikes Croatia Airlines in the middle of tourist season - June 30, 2018

Croatian Airlines’ pilots, cabin crew and technical staff are preparing for a major strike in July. In the middle of the tourist season that is a key source of income for the country. The strike was announced after a new round of negotiations (see our May newsletter) on a collective agreement resulted in nothing. Unions are demanding more days off and more vacation days, a deal on cabin crew rotation schedules, and increased compensation for workers while on sick leave. They also want more full-time, unlimited contracts for cabin crew staff who have been working only on seasonal contracts for years. A union statement says all the conditions have been met for industrial action and that they will inform the public of planned developments in the coming period.

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For more information, please contact the editor Jan Cremers or Sanne van der Gaag, Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Labour Studies (AIAS) cbn-aias@uva.nl or the Head of communications at the ETUI, Willy De Backer wdebacker@etui.org © ETUI


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