Sunday August 23, 2015
Employment lawyers have expressed their concerns over the new Workplace Relations Commission process, arguing that it is fundamentally flawed and will be challenged in the courts.
Friday July 31, 2015
Waterford Crystal workers are to receive €182m in compensation for losses to their pension scheme after the company and its pension scheme went into insolvency.
Monday June 08, 2015
New legislation to streamline employment rights bodies has been signed into law and will take effect on 1 October.
Thursday May 14, 2015
A planned strike by SIPTU and NBRU members at Dublin Bus and Bus Éireann has been called off.
Monday May 11, 2015
Talks at the Labour Relations Commission between management and unions at Dublin Bus and Bus Éireann aimed at averting industrial action this weekend have been adjourned until 10am tomorrow.
Tuesday March 24, 2015
The Cabinet has approved a €180m final settlement on pension arrangements for Waterford Crystal employees, who lost their pensions when both the company and their pension scheme became insolvent in 2009.
Thursday February 12, 2015
The chairman of a new responsible drinking campaign funded by a drinks company says that if it is not independent it is not going to happen.
Wednesday January 07, 2015
Pay for new hospital consultants is set to rise to a maximum of €175,000 under proposals issued by the Labour Relations Commission today.
Tuesday December 09, 2014
The Cabinet has signed-off on a deal for former Waterford Crystal workers that will involve lump-sum payments of €1,200 per year of service in what Minister for Social Protection Joan Burton called "modest pensions".
Sunday December 07, 2014
A pension deal for former Waterford Crystal workers is being finalised and full details are expected to be known during the week.