Gulf Air, the national carrier of Bahrain, is not planning any further redundancies this year, according to trade unionists.
The airline refused to confirm it had put its redundancy scheme on hold, but the Gulf Air Trade Union (GA
Legal action could now be taken on behalf of 34 former employees of Bahrain’s national carrier Gulf Air, who were made redundant as part of a major downsizing of the airline, said trade unionists.
The General Federation of B
Unionists at Gulf Air, the national carrier of Bahrain, have demanded the reinstatement of 34 employees, who lost their jobs weeks before the airline reopened its voluntary redundancy scheme (VRS).
Gulf Air Trade Union (GATU) has
Union leaders at Bahrain's national carrier Gulf Air fear the management is trying to drive a wedge between them and the workforce following a proposal by the company to oversee the process of union membership.
The airline has
Gulf Air, the national carrier of Bahrain, has agreed to suspend its compulsory retirement scheme due to the success of a major restructuring programme, a report said.
The decision was taken following a meeting between Gulf Air, t
Unionists have threatened to strike unless Bahrain’s national carrier Gulf Air halts a major restructuring plan that will see hundreds of people lose their jobs, a report said.
The Gulf Air Trade Union (GATU) is planning to
Unionists are seeking urgent meetings with the management of Bahrain’s national carrier Gulf Air after airline staff reportedly began receiving dismissal notices this week, a report said.
The national carrier launched a two-
Gulf Air today announced a voluntary redundancy/ retirement scheme (VRS) for its employees aimed at optimising its workforce and improving efficiency.
The initiative is part of the airline’s new strategy to create a dynamic and commercial