EasyJet to cut up to 30% of workforce, shrink fleet amid Covid-19 crisis – business live

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EasyJet has laid out fresh cost cutting plans that will involve axing up to a third of its 15,000-strong workforce in response to the Covid-19 crisis. EasyJet said its fleet will also involve 51 fewer aircraft than expected by year-end 2021.

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