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Cathay Pacific cabin crew back extending retirement age from 55 to 60, internal ballot reveals

  • Wed, 13 Sep 2017 20:42
Cathay Pacific Airways is poised to extend the retirement age of its 9,000 Hong Kong-based cabin crew from 55 to 60 as early as next year, as a proposal won majority support in an internal ballot. Some 5,007 of 9,032 cabin crew – or 55 per cent – voted to raise the retirement age,according to an internal memo the Post obtained. About 3,000 people did not cast a ballot and 1,000 opposed the plan, a union said. This means Asia’s largest airline must fashion a deal with its... South China Morning Post - Hong Kong feed

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