UK - United Airlines' decision to suspend pension contributions while operating under bankruptcy protection in the US will affect 600 workers in the UK.
Ground staff in the UK were already due to be balloted on strike action over pay deals when United made the announcement.
United failed to make a scheduled $72m (£39.4m) contribution to its pension funds three weeks ago, and announced it would not make a further $469m (£272m) due in contributions by October.
Life expectancy in the UK saw no improvement between 2015 and 2017 as the number of people aged over 90 hit a record high, latest Office for National Statistics (ONS) data reveals.
Self-administered pension funds spent £14bn on payments to pensioners in Q2 2018, but only received £11.4bn of contributions (net of refunds), latest Office for National Statistics (ONS) data reveals.
The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) has named the 17 members of its inaugural policy board after a competitive application process with 60 candidates.