Air France denies asking for 5,000 jobs cuts at Alitalia
PARIS (Reuters) - Air France-KLM AIRF.PA denied on Monday having asked for 5,000 jobs cuts at loss-making Italian airline Alitalia.
On Sunday, Italian financial daily Il Sole 24 Ore reported that Air France-KLM had set tough conditions, including 5,000 job cuts, for investing more money in Alitalia.
Air France-KLM is Alitalia's biggest shareholder with a 25 percent stake.
(Reporting by Geert De Clercq; Editing by Mark Potter)
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