Airlines Union News

Air Canada welcomes Canada’s new status as Approved Destination for Chinese travellers

Air Canada welcomes Canada’s new status as Approved Destination for Chinese travellers

25th Jun 2010 Press Release Airline News

Air Canada today welcomed the signing of an agreement between China and Canada by which the Government of China has granted Canada Approved Destination Status, making it easier for Chinese nationals to visit Canada. The agreement comes as Air Canada doubles its capacity between Toronto and China beginning this fall with the introduction of daily flights year-round to Shanghai, Beijing and Hong Kong, in addition to its year-round flights between Vancouver and all three cities.

Unions urge BA to avoid job cuts

15th Oct 2009 Press Release Airline News

Following yesterday’s talks with airline management, union leaders representing British Airways workers have urged the company not to impose job cuts, a pay freeze and new terms and conditions, in a bid to avert the threat of strike action.