Articles tagged “strikes”

Airlines

Amsterdam Airport Tells Travelers to Stay Home Because of Strike

The strike by KLM ground staff is apparently over, but delays will cascade.

Amsterdam Airport Tells Travelers to Stay Home Because of Strike

Tourism

Tourists Cancel Paris Trips Due to Nationwide Strikes

Paris shuts down as nationwide protests over the government’s retirement reform are held on Thursday, keeping millions of tourists away.

Tourists Cancel Paris Trips Due to Nationwide Strikes

Airlines

Low-Cost Carrier Ryanair Aims to Cope With Likely Strikes During Peak Season

Ryanair expects minimal cancellations if pilots in Britain and Ireland go ahead with a strike as planned. But anticipated moves in the next few weeks promise many labor actions. Ryanair passengers should keep an eye on their flight statuses.

Low-Cost Carrier Ryanair Aims to Cope With Likely Strikes During Peak Season

Airlines

UK Regulator Seeks to Force Ryanair to Compensate Strike-Hit Flyers

The Civil Aviation Authority's move to consider an enforcement action comes after the Irish carrier declined to compensate passengers over strike-related disruptions this summer. Ryanair said that courts in Germany, Spain, and Italy have already ruled that the strikes were an exceptional circumstance and that the airline doesn't owe compensation.

UK Regulator Seeks to Force Ryanair to Compensate Strike-Hit Flyers

Airlines

Kenya Airways Union Threatens Strike Ahead of New York Flight Launch

Kenya Airways want to show it's a nimble market-driven company. But this strike threat shows the airline has a long way to go to get there. It probably needs more buy-in from labor.

Kenya Airways Union Threatens Strike Ahead of New York Flight Launch

Hotels

Chicago Hotel Workers Strike Seeking Improved Benefits

Like so many workers throughout the U.S. and in other industries, these hotel workers are seeking better benefits, especially when it comes to improved healthcare coverage.

Chicago Hotel Workers Strike Seeking Improved Benefits

Airlines

Ryanair Unions Accuse the Airline of Bullying

Some unions wrote to Ryanair's large investors claiming that the budget airline uses “bullying as a management tool." The carrier called it an attempt "to generate fake news." Glad to hear negotiations are making progress.

Ryanair Unions Accuse the Airline of Bullying

Airlines

Ryanair May Face the Worst Strikes In Its History

Given the tight labor market for pilots, Ryanair has a weak hand. The low-cost airline needs to use a third-party moderator and make some concessions if it wants to avoid strikes in several countries expected on August 10 and beyond.

Ryanair May Face the Worst Strikes In Its History

Airlines

Ryanair Faces First Pilot Strikes in Its Irish Home Market

Now that hell has frozen over, in the form of Ryanair agreeing to union recognition, maybe more compromises are coming down the pipeline.

Ryanair Faces First Pilot Strikes in Its Irish Home Market

Hotels

Caesars Employees Avoid Strike With Approval of New Labor Contract

The last thing Vegas — or any tourism destination for that matter — needs is a labor strike.

Caesars Employees Avoid Strike With Approval of New Labor Contract