Australia's largest carrier, Qantas, is laying off 6000 employees and cuts down for the ten billion dollar.
the Cuts, which corresponds to 66 billion dollars, happens to mitigate the economic consequences, as coronakrisen has brought along with it.
It informs the company on the night of Thursday local time, according to news agency Reuters.
Qantas' ceo, Alan Joyce, says that there is launched a three-year plan to rescue the carrier from 'the biggest crisis our industry has faced'.
in addition they fired half of the company's 29,000 employees remain demobilized for several months.
This year should have been a celebration of Qantas. It is our 100-year anniversary. It clearly goes not as planned, says Alan Joyce, according to the AFP news agency.
Coronapandemien has already forced Qantas to cancel virtually all international flights until October and to slash the number of domestic flights.
While the number of domestic travel has started to rise again in Australia, it is expected the country's borders to be closed until 2021.
The 6000 layoffs will both go out of Qantas and its subsidiary, lavprisselskabet Jetstar.
Australia has been spared for coronavirusset compared to Europe, the USA and south America.
the Country has, according to a statement from Johns Hopkins University registered a little over 7500 smittetilfælde and 104 deaths, which is equivalent to 4.2 dead per 100,000 inhabitants.
For comparison, the UNITED states has registered 37 deaths per 100,000 inhabitants, the united kingdom, 65 and Denmark 10,3.
the Number of smittesager is the last week increased in the australian state of Victoria, where the city of Melbourne is, after the restrictions have been eased, and a Black Lives Matter demonstration was held.
The last day of the public land register the largest number of infected in 24 hours in two months, with 33 new cases.
For comparison, a registered Denmark 54 new smittetilfælde from Tuesday to Wednesday.