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More than 50 flights cancelled as staff strike at Hamburg Airport

More than 50 flights cancelled as staff strike at Hamburg Airport

More than 50 flights were cancelled at Hamburg Airport on Monday after ground staff launched a last-minute, full-day strike.

Hundreds of flights axed as fresh strike hits German airports

Hundreds of flights axed as fresh strike hits German airports

Hundreds of flights were cancelled at eight German airports Tuesday, including at the nation's busiest travel hub Frankfurt, as security staff walked off the job in a deepening row over pay.

German airports strike slashes 600 flights

German airports strike slashes 600 flights

Almost 640 flights were cancelled in Germany Thursday as security staff went on strike at three airports, meaning disruption for around 100,000 passengers.

German rail services disrupted due to strike

German rail services disrupted due to strike

Rail services in Germany were severely disrupted Monday due to a strike by railworkers over pay, operator Deutsche Bahn said.

General strike in Burkina Faso over fuel prices hike

General strike in Burkina Faso over fuel prices hike

Several thousand people took the streets of Burkina Faso's capital Ouagadougou on Thursday as workers downed tools in a nationwide strike over higher fuel prices.

130 flights cancelled on fifth day of Brussels airport strike

130 flights cancelled on fifth day of Brussels airport strike

A baggage handlers strike at Brussels international airport forced the cancellation of 130 out of 630 flights scheduled for Monday, the fifth day of the dispute, an official said.

Ryanair says cancelling 190 flights over Friday strike

Ryanair says cancelling 190 flights over Friday strike

Ryanair will cancel 190, or eight percent, of its flights due Friday when cabin crews strike across Europe, the Irish no-frills airline said Tuesday, attacking rivals for the disruption.

Ryanair warns of job cuts in Germany if strikes persist

Ryanair warns of job cuts in Germany if strikes persist

Ryanair warned Tuesday that it may slash jobs and close some bases in Germany if it is hit with more strikes, a day before a planned work stoppage for better pay and conditions.

Tourists stranded as Greek ferry workers extend strike

Tourists stranded as Greek ferry workers extend strike

The labour action comes at the tail-end of Europe's summer holiday season, and extra pre-strike ferries were called into action on Sunday to move people at the last minute.

Ryanair row deepens as European pilots strike

Ryanair row deepens as European pilots strike

The Irish no-frills airline was forced to scrap some 400 out of 2,400 scheduled European flights as pilots in Ireland, Germany, Belgium, Sweden and the Netherlands walked off the job.

German Ryanair pilots to join European strikes on Friday

German Ryanair pilots to join European strikes on Friday

Germany's Ryanair pilots will join a wave of strikes against the no-frills carrier across Europe on Friday, escalating a row over pay and conditions at the height of the summer season.

Croatia Airlines' union plans for strike from August 8

Croatia Airlines' union plans for strike from August 8

The industrial action would cost the company 800,000 euros ($925,440) a day and affect around 7,000 passengers on the first day of a strike, the airline said.