Italy: Update: ENAV confirms strike on 25 November

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 14:21:59 GMT

ENAV reported flights are at risk throughout Monday, 25 November 2019. The company that handles civil air navigation services in t...

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France: Rennes Airport will be closed from 2-28 March 2020 because of runway repairs

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 13:54:03 GMT

From media reports: Rennes Airport (RNS) is reporting on its website that its main runway will be closed 2 March 2020 through 28 M...

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Iran: Official Travel Advice: Canada updates its advisory, warns against travel to border areas, reports other security risks

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 13:25:17 GMT

Exercise a high degree of caution in Iran due to crime, demonstrations, the regional threat of terrorism and the risk of arbitrary...

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South Korea: Update: Trains in, around Seoul, high-speed services disrupted as strike enters second day

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 13:24:31 GMT

Train services in Seoul and the wider metropolitan area were reduced Thursday as unionized workers continued to strike for a secon...

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French Polynesia: Update: Fresh strike called at Intercontinental Hotel Moorea

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 13:13:21 GMT

A new strike has been launched in French Polynesia over the sacking of four employees of a luxury hotel. The O Oe To Oe Rima union...

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Australia: Melbourne tram staff plan to go on four-hour strike on 28 November, 5 December

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 13:09:57 GMT

Tram strikes are being flagged to start again next week, with the public transport union planning to bring the city's network to a...

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France: Update: More unions plan to join national strike on 5 December; some threaten 'unlimited action'

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 13:02:29 GMT

The 'unlimited' strikes in France starting from December 5th is shaping up to be a major confrontation as more and more unions ann...

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Colombia: Update: Country braces for protests with labor unions, including air traffic controllers, taking part in nationwide strike

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 12:51:12 GMT

Colombia is bracing for its largest protests in years Thursday with labor unions, students and indigenous groups leading a nationw...

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South Africa: Update: South African Airways resumes some flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town, Durban and Victoria Falls as strike enters sixth day

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 12:37:37 GMT

SAA said it was resuming some flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town, Durban and Victoria Falls starting on Thursday, after earlie...

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U.S.: Update: Hawaiian Airlines flight attendants vote in favor of a strike

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 12:32:37 GMT

The union representing Hawaiian Airlines flight attendants said today that members have overwhelmingly voted to authorize a strike...

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Australia: Update: Melbourne flights, trams disrupted as fire burns north of Ballarat

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 12:31:54 GMT

An emergency warning has been issued for a grass fire burning out of control at Mount Glasgow, north of Ballarat. Residents in Dun...

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U.K.: Update: Some trans-Atlantic British Airways' flights disrupted by several hours; knock-on delays expected

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 11:28:19 GMT

From media reports: CNBC reported an unknown number of British Airways flights have been delayed in what the airline has blamed on...

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Hong Kong, South Africa: Update: South African Airways to suspend Johannesburg-Hong Kong flights 23 November-14 December to curb monetary losses

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 10:16:59 GMT

JOHANNESBURG, Nov 21 (Reuters) - Strike-hit South African Airways (SAA) said on Thursday it would suspend all flights between Joha...

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U.K.: Update: Month-long South Western Railway strike beginning 2 December to go ahead after talks fail

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 10:01:51 GMT

Rail commuters and Christmas shoppers face strike action for almost all of next month after peace talks failed. Train staff on Sou...

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U.K.: Technical issue delays British Airways international flights into Heathrow and Gatwick airports

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 07:44:01 GMT

International flights operated by British Airways have been hit by a “technical issue”, with delays to journeys into H...

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U.K.: Some British Airways flights delayed at Gatwick, Heathrow airports due to technical issue

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 02:04:25 GMT

British Airways passengers are facing delays after a 'technical issue' affected some flights. Customers due to fly into Gatwick an...

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Portugal: Lisbon Airport to close overnight for five months from January 2020 for works

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 00:15:09 GMT

Lisbon Airport will close for five months at the start of next year as it undergoes work which will increase its capacity. The clo...

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Hong Kong: Authorities close 11 Mass Transit Railway stations to avoid possible damage during protests

Wed, 20 Nov 2019 22:38:35 GMT

Officials in Hong Kong shut down nearly a dozen railway stations Wednesday as police consider clearing out the final "hardcore" pr...

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Chile: Update: Nationwide strike continues; protest march held in Santiago; further clashes, strikes, transportation disruptions cannot be ruled out

Wed, 20 Nov 2019 21:40:24 GMT

From media reports: GardaWorld reported the Unitary Central of Workers of Chile (CUT) and Public Sector Bureau (MST) unions have c...

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Germany: Update: Cabin crew union threatens fresh strikes at Lufthansa

Wed, 20 Nov 2019 16:28:45 GMT

A trade union representing Lufthansa’s cabin crew on Wednesday threatened strikes that could fall during the busy Christmas ...

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Sudan: Official Travel Advice: U.K. reissues its advisory, continues to warn against travel, reports other security risks

Wed, 20 Nov 2019 13:57:48 GMT

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advise against all travel to: the Darfur states the Abyei Region South Kordofan and Blu...

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