Deutsche Lufthansa AG (LHAG.DE)
Wed, Feb 15 2017
BERLIN/FRANKFURT Lufthansa and a pilots' union have accepted pay recommendations from a mediator, though the German airline said it planned to offset the cost by using more crew on cheaper contracts in a move that could jeopardize the deal.
* Lufthansa shares rise 1 pct, outperform DAX (Adds pilots agreeing to proposals, shares, analyst)
FRANKFURT, Feb 15 Lufthansa said it had accepted the recommendations made by a mediator in a long-running row over pay with pilots' union Vereinigung Cockpit.
FRANKFURT Lufthansa and pilots' union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) will decide next week whether to accept a deal proposed by a mediator to settle a long-running labor dispute over issues including pay.
FRANKFURT, Feb 10 Lufthansa and pilots' union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) will decide next week whether to accept a deal proposed by a mediator to settle a long-running labour dispute over issues including pay.
FRANKFURT, Feb 7 German cabin crew union UFO and Lufthansa unit Eurowings have agreed to a mediation process over pay and working conditions after talks between management and the union broke down last year, a source familiar with the matter said.
BERLIN Lufthansa's budget unit Eurowings is studying whether it can start flying from Frankfurt airport from summer 2018, as the airline group battles Ryanair's growth in its home market.
* Exec says costs to fall this year (Recasts with Frankfurt plans, adds comments on load factors)
BERLIN, Feb 2 Bookings for Lufthansa's budget unit Eurowings for the summer are very positive and a deal to lease crewed planes from Air Berlin will help to bring costs down this year, a Lufthansa executive said on Thursday.
ABU DHABI Lufthansa believes the rapid growth phase of Gulf airlines is coming to end, which could help to ease some of the pressure in a highly competitive industry, its chief executive said on Wednesday.