Dow Jones Newswires: Qantas CEO says COVID-19, not layoffs, to blame for staff shortage

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Qantas Airways Ltd.’s recent poor service performance was caused by staff absences, including those from COVID-19, rather than the airline’s layoffs earlier in the pandemic, Chief Executive Alan Joyce said.