The business rescue practitioners for embattled airline operator Comair have yielded to union demands and agreed to continue paying their employees’ medical scheme contributions, but the parties have yet to decide on the critical wage issue.

National Union of Metalworkers of SA (Numsa) spokesperson Phakamile Hlubi-Majola said the union, Comair management and the business rescue practitioners are expected to meet on Tuesday over the nonpayment of salaries since workers were placed on unpaid leave on June 1.

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