Airline Closure to Also Affect Kaohsiung Hotel|遠航集團子企業經營 樺舍商旅傳年底關門

Far Eastern Air Transport announced without any prior warning on Dec. 12 that it was going to halt operations starting on Dec. 13. Previously, a subsidiary of the company had signed a 20-year contract with the Training and Employment Center of Kaohsiung City's Labor Affairs Bureau to operate a business hotel. The company notified the bureau on Dec. 12 that hotel operations would cease before the end of the year.

This is Huashe Hotel, a business hotel located in Kaohsiung. It was operating normally on Dec. 13. This hotel opened four years ago after a subsidiary of Far Eastern Air Transport and Kaohsiung City's Labor Affairs Bureau signed a 20-year retention of title contract to outsource construction, operations, and investment. On Dec. 12, the bureau received a notice of contract termination from the company saying that it would cease operations before the end of the year. The bureau believes this has something to do with the company's financial crisis.

The company hasn't notified us yet, and we are still working normally.

We're waiting for the company to notify us, because there is information going around and nothing is certain.

The hotel's employees said they've heard nothing about the imminent closure. Meanwhile, the bureau said it already sent personnel to the hotel to learn more about the situation. It will also require the company to pay severance if it dismisses a large number of employees. A failure to do so will result in a fine.

As of now, we have learned that they have 20 employees that work at Huashe Hotel. If the company fails to pay the necessary expenditures, we of course will handle the case in accordance with the Labor Standards Act. We will also assist employees to seek compensation in accordance with legal procedures.

The bureau adds that so far no hotel employees have applied for mediation with management. There are three domestic banks that have extended credit to the company. The largest creditor is Taiwan Cooperative Bank, which extended credit of NT$2.2 billion. The Financial Supervisory Commission says it is still trying to clarify the situation and it has no comment at present.

遠航集團子企業跟高雄市勞工局教育中心的澄清會館簽訂20年的委外整建經營投資契約,經營「樺舍商旅」,不過,勞工局昨天收到終止契約,表示商旅要在年底關門,勞工局表示會要求對方依規定處理員工資遣費等相關問題,否則將開罰,但目前還沒收到任何勞工的申訴。

來到高雄這間「樺舍商旅」,營運依然正常,這是遠航集團子企業與高雄市勞工局簽訂ROT委外整建經營投資契約所開的旅館,開幕4年以來,營運正常,但12號勞工局收到對方送來的終止契約,載明將在年底結束營業,研判跟遠航出現資金危機有關。

商旅員工

目前公司都沒通知

我們都還是正常

聲音來源:商旅員工

我們就是等公司通知

因為有很多消息也是不確定的這樣

公司要結束營業,許多員工說沒接獲通知,不過,勞工局表示,已經前往了解,也要求公司若大量資遣員工,得給付應有的資遣費用,否則開罰。
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