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Hong Kong airline to cut thousands of jobs amid pandemic

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Hong Kong airline to cut thousands of jobs amid pandemic

Hong Kong airline to cut thousands of jobs amid pandemic

Cathay Pacific has announced a major restructuring plan as it struggles to deal with travel restrictions and a big drop in demand.


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