3 Apr 2017

Strike in Vanuatu grounds planes

4:21 pm on 3 April 2017

All domestic flights in Vanuatu today have been cancelled until further notice due to ongoing strike action by workers at Air Vanuatu's fuel provider, South Pacific Petroleum.

This is the second recent strike at the company, after one a month ago.

This morning all Pacific Petroleum refuel stations in Port Vila were also closed.

It is understood staff are not happy with some of their working conditions.

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