Home > LIAT ground staff back on the job after two-day work stoppage
ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, June 30, 2011 – LIAT wishes to advise that its Antigua-based ground staff returned to work Thursday after a two-day work stoppage.
Corporate Communications Manager Mr. Desmond Brown said that the dispute with the Antigua and Barbuda Workers Union, which represents the workers, has been referred to the Antigua and Barbuda Labour Commissioner and a meeting is scheduled between the parties on Friday July 01.
LIAT’s flight schedule was not affected by the work stoppage.
On the issue of the late payment of salaries for the month of June, LIAT confirmed that the processing of salaries for all employee groups had now been done.
LIAT is one of the leading Caribbean airlines. It is owned by regional shareholders, with major shareholders being the Governments of Barbados, Antigua & Barbuda and St. Vincent & the Grenadines. More information about LIAT may be found at www.liat.com .
Desmond Brown, Corporate Communications Manager, LIAT (1974) LTD, Head Office, Coolidge Business Complex, Sir George Walter Highway, Antigua. Telephone: +1 268 480 6222, fax: +1 268 480 5638 and email: firstname.lastname@example.org .