Tuesday May 12, 2015
Public sector pay talks have adjourned for the day after 15 minutes of preliminary discussions.
Friday May 08, 2015
The union representing lower paid civil servants has warned that flat-rate pay increases for all public servants, regardless of grade, is the only just and fair way to restore pay.
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.
Thursday April 09, 2015
The difficulties involved in the talks on restoring public service pay cuts should not be underestimated, according to the Minister for Education and Skills.
Sunday April 05, 2015
A survey has found that lecturers in Institutes of Technology are experiencing high levels of work related stress due to cutbacks in the sector.
Wednesday March 25, 2015
Around 6,000 special needs assistants represented by the IMPACT trade union have voted by 95% to take industrial action over reductions in working hours and income.
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
Enthusiastic workers at Revenue shared special payments of over €81,000 last year in response to their good ideas about cutting waste and improving productivity.