Air Malta cuts wages bill by €1.4 million


Air Malta’s wage bill has fallen by €1.4 million since 2013, according to the airline’s chairwoman, Maria Micallef.

The airline reduced its full-time headcount by 57 since 2013. It took on 80 part-timers during that same period.

Ms Micallef said the need to reduce the headcount was made very clear in the 2010 restructuring plan which was presented to the European Commission and that the number of part-time staff had increaded so that it would be able to alter the size of its workforce in line with deman