Karachi, May 31, 2020: One of the world’s leading airline Emirates has decided to layoff a number of the workforce due to the COVID-19 pandemic crisis in the aviation industry.
Emirates Airline in a statement said that in this difficult time the airline has decided to say goodby to some of the people.
Emirates spokesperson said that during these difficult times (COVID-19), and although the Airline has slowly started our return to the skies by keeping in line with the safety measures.
The current pandemic has impacted many industries around the world, he added.
“Although we have endeavored to sustain the current family as is, we reviewed all possible scenarios in order to sustain our business operations, but have come to the conclusion that we, unfortunately, have to say goodbye to a few of the wonderful people that worked with us”, Emirates said in a statement.
The airline is continuously reassessing the situation and will have to adapt to this transitional period.
“We do not view this lightly, and the company is doing everything possible to protect jobs wherever we can. Where we are forced to take tough decisions we will treat people with fairness and respect.”, he said and added that we will work with impacted employees to ensure they are looked after and taken care of with necessary means.