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Alitalia reaches deal to avoid lay off for 1,900 workers: union
February 14, 2014 / 7:48 AM / 4 years ago

Alitalia reaches deal to avoid lay off for 1,900 workers: union

MILAN (Reuters) - Alitalia’s CAITLA.UL trade unions said on Friday they have reached a deal with the management to avoid lay off for 1,900 workers.

Alitalia planes are pictured before takeoff at the Fiumicino airport in Rome December 10, 2013. REUTERS/Max Rossi

The agreement, announced in a statement by the FIT-CISL union, is part of the restructuring plan for the troubled carrier and a prerequisite for a tie-up with Etihad Airways.

The Abu Dhabi carrier entered in the final phase of due diligence for a possible investment by in the Italian airline at the beginning of February.

Reporting by Stefano Bernabei; writing by Francesca Landini

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