Tag: International Consolidated Airlines Group S.A.

Airlines demand trans-Atlantic travel restarts, as Biden prepares for G-7 trip

The bosses of six airlines offering U.S.-U.K. passenger services have called for trans-Atlantic travel restrictions to be lifted, saying high COVID-19 vaccination rates in both...

PwC lets U.K.-based staff choose start times — and clock off early in the summer

PwC has told its U.K. based staff they can spend around half their working hours at home after the COVID-19 pandemic ends — and clock...

Businesses warn of hit to profits as second U.K. lockdown deals ‘devastating blow’

A series of U.K. companies across the airline, retail and hospitality sectors warned of a hit to profits on Monday, as they raced to count...

Heathrow offers rapid one-hour COVID-19 tests. It isn’t cheap

Facilities in Heathrow terminals 2 and 5 will offer rapid pre-departure coronavirus tests to passengers traveling to Hong Kong and Italy. daniel leal-olivas/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images...

British Airways replaces boss amid industry’s ‘worst crisis’

Álex Cruz, the chief executive of BA, is to step down with immediate effect. daniel leal-olivas/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images Álex Cruz will step down as the...

Airline stocks fall on lockdown fears as report calls for urgent U.S.-U.K. air bridge

Shares in Europe’s biggest airlines plunged on Monday over fears of a second lockdown in response to a second wave of coronavirus cases, while a...

Qatar Airways and Richard Branson’s Virgin Atlantic latest to announce thousands of job cuts

State-owned Qatar Airways and Virgin Atlantic are the latest airlines to announce plans to cut large numbers of jobs due to the impact of coronavirus...