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German union threatens Lufthansa strikes after Christmas

Business Dec 23, 2019

German union threatens Lufthansa strikes after Christmas

A German cabin crew union on Sunday threatened Lufthansa with fresh walkouts after Christmas as discussions to resolve a bitter dispute over pay and conditions failed to make progress. Speaking after the latest round of arbitration talks, the UFO union said efforts to come up ...

Strike makes for not-so-merry Christmas travel in France

Business Dec 23, 2019

Strike makes for not-so-merry Christmas travel in France

Holiday travelers across France scrambled for alternatives Sunday as an 18-day-old transport strike over pension reform saw train services slashed yet again. President Emmanuel Macron issued an appeal on Saturday for a truce over the holidays, three days after talks between the government and unions ...

Ryoyu Kobayashi adds to World Cup lead with victory

More Sports / Winter Sports Dec 23, 2019

Ryoyu Kobayashi adds to World Cup lead with victory

Ryoyu Kobayashi claimed his second victory of the season on Sunday to boost his prospects of retaining the overall World Cup title. The 23-year-old reigning overall World Cup champion, who won last weekend at Klingenthal in Germany, overcame difficult conditions to record jumps of 132.5 ...