As well as this week's strike, work stoppages are planned on 18 February and 19 February

Luas management, unions warned over funding

10 Feb Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe has warned Luas management and unions that the Government will not make additional funds available to meet SIPTU's pay claim for increases of up to 53%.

TUI says since 2008 student numbers have risen as full-time staff numbers have fallen

ITs halt classes in protest over funding cuts

03 Feb 4,000 Institute of Technology lecturers and researchers in the country's 14 Institutes of Technology held a work stoppage in protest over what staff say is the detrimental impact of funding cuts in the sector.

EU tax commissioner Pierre Moscovici calls 'for fair and effective taxation for all Europeans'

New EU rules aim at reducing annual tax losses

28 Jan The European Commission has proposed allowing EU countries to tax corporate profits at home in some circumstances even if the money has been transferred elsewhere to avoid such payments.