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) or the Head of communications at the ETUI, Willy De Backer © ETUI


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