#header-inner img {margin: 0 auto !important; #header-inner {text-align: Center ;} Fiji Coupfourpointfive: Air Pacific workers accept 10 percent pay cut

Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Air Pacific workers accept 10 percent pay cut

As revealed by Coupfourpointfive on May 1, Air Pacific workers are taking a 10 percent pay cut.

The union representing Air Pacific workers have today agreed to accept a pay cut for a period of three months, effective immediately.

The executive management and contracted staff have also taken a 15 and 10 percent cut respectively.

Air Pacific Managing Director and CEO, John Campbell, says they've experienced significant downturns in overall business and praised staff for being understanding.

"I am very proud and humbled by the willingness of our staff to understand and accomodate the challenging circumstances currently faced."

"This shows a maturity and generosity of spirit that will greatly assist Air Pacific through very troubled times," Mr Campbell said.