Thursday May 07, 2015
Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has said he would prefer to have more staff working in the health service, rather than fewer staff earning more.
Tuesday April 28, 2015
The Minister for Finance has said the Government would be in a position to introduce expansionary budgets from now until 2020, if it is deemed prudent to do so.
Tuesday April 07, 2015
The TUI and the ASTI are to hold a countrywide lunchtime protest later this month over the disputed Junior Cycle reforms.
Sunday March 22, 2015
SIPTU President Jack O'Connor has said he expects pay increases to be achieved in the public sector when talks with the Government get under way in May.
Friday March 13, 2015
There are hopes that the looming industrial dispute in the prison service may be averted following an intervention by the National Oversight Group for the Haddington Road Agreement.
Wednesday March 04, 2015
Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin has published the latest progress report on public service reform.
Tuesday March 03, 2015
Minister for Justice and Equality Frances Fitzgerald has said significant savings and reforms set out in the Haddington Road Agreement for the prison service have not been achieved.
Friday February 06, 2015
The Irish Times reports that Minister for Finance Michael Noonan may be summoned to appear before a special European Parliament committee on corporate tax avoidance, after MEPs yesterday agreed to set up a parliamentary committee to examine tax rulings in the wake of the "Lux Leaks" scandal.
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.
Friday October 10, 2014
Two-thousand hospital support staff belonging to SIPTU have voted by 95% to go on strike if the HSE acts to reduce their premium payments by replacing weekend staff with interns.