Qatar Airways shamed into action

August 31, 2015 by  
Filed under Aviation, News

DOHA, 31 August 2015: Qatar Airways was shamed into relaxing its policy of sacking cabin crew for getting pregnant or marrying in their first five years of employment, a labour federation said Thursday, while welcoming the move.

“Qatar Airways has been shamed into action, and that’s a tremendous advance,” International Transport Workers Federation president Paddy Crumlin said in a statement.

“No amount of hiding behind ‘best airline’ awards has kept the truth about how staff are treated from emerging.”

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