Tunisair announces job loss

Juliette O'Neill
By Juliette O'Neill September 1, 2016 15:29

Tunisair announces job loss

Tunisair is reported to be planning to make 1,000 redundancies as part of reform plans, reports Reuters.

Transport Minister Anis Guedira told Reuters: “We will soon lay off 400 employees who have chosen to leave voluntarily and they will receive compensation,” Guedira said. “Job cuts will reach 1,000 in Tunisair in total”.

The airline is reported to be paying $50 million in compensation to 1,000 employees. The airline currently has around 8,200 full-time workers.

Tunisair A330-200

Tunisair A330-200

Juliette O'Neill
By Juliette O'Neill September 1, 2016 15:29