Staff Correspondence

Scope and Content

This correspondence series consists of files of letters between John Swire & Sons, London and the office of Cathay Pacific in Hong Kong in their capacity as a major shareholder, dealing with all matters relating to the management of staff. The letters cover areas such as recruitment, staff movements, pay, pensions, training and so forth, as well as focussing on individual members of staff. For this reason many of the files are closed under the Data Protection Act as they contain personal details for people who may still be living.


The files include a subject and name index

Access Information

Some files are closed under the Data Protection Act. See individual file descriptions for closure dates

Restrictions Apply

Archivist's Note


Conditions Governing Use

Copying for personal research purposes is permitted. Please contact the archivist for all publication requests.

Copyright is owned by John Swire & Sons, Ltd, 59 Buckingham Gate, London, SW1E 6AJ