# pensions - Today’s News
Is that glass rattling? Oh dear God…
# pensions - Tuesday 12 May, 2015
The former taoisigh’s annual pensions cannot be cut further, Brendan Howlin has said.
# pensions - Friday 6 March, 2015
Our ageing population will mean that the current State pension will become unsustainable, leaving an uncertain future for many of us.
# pensions - Saturday 28 February, 2015
Thousands were charged significantly more tax than they should have been this month.
# pensions - Tuesday 10 February, 2015
A lack of doctors means the country’s rating for healthcare has plunged.
# pensions - Thursday 15 January, 2015
The union Unite wants to meet the Finance Minister over the issues.
# pensions - Thursday 8 January, 2015
*When the economy gets better and pay goes up.
# pensions - Saturday 3 January, 2015
The demographic pressures on our welfare system are becoming less and less tomorrow’s problem…
# pensions - Sunday 28 December, 2014
Fianna Fáil aren’t happy with the Government’s answer.
# pensions - Saturday 13 December, 2014
The factory in Waterford closed in 2009.
# pensions - Tuesday 9 December, 2014
The workers took on the case when they were laid off from the company in 2009.
# pensions - Sunday 7 December, 2014
The factory in Waterford closed in 2009 with the loss of 1,000 jobs.
# pensions - Wednesday 12 November, 2014
Irish funds are taking more risks with pension money… and those holes are growing.
# pensions - Friday 31 October, 2014
The strike is due to continue until 4th of November.
# pensions - Tuesday 14 October, 2014
The levy will be reduced from 2015 and will be abolished at the end of next year.
# pensions - Saturday 23 August, 2014
The workers have been campaigning for five years.
# pensions - Thursday 31 July, 2014
A large number of people have abandoned their plans – are any of you paying for private pensions?
# pensions - Sunday 27 July, 2014
Unite trade union said today the dispute will go to the Labour Relations Commission – and hopefully be resolved.
# pensions - Wednesday 9 July, 2014
# pensions - Friday 27 June, 2014
The company says that its decision to accept the hit will defuse the risk of future strikes.
# pensions - Monday 16 June, 2014
The plan may face problems being passed by Aer Lingus shareholders, however.
# pensions - Wednesday 11 June, 2014
Term limits for ministers, performance-related pay, and giving everyone a say on the Budget… The Reform Alliance has a lengthy political wish-list.
# pensions - Friday 2 May, 2014
A trade union called any increase would be “very strange”.
# pensions - Tuesday 15 April, 2014
TCD finance professor says that gold can act as an investment safety blanket in rough economic times.
# pensions - Monday 14 April, 2014
There is currently a maximum service limit of 21 years for private and corporal personnel.
# pensions - Monday 7 April, 2014
Minister Brendan Howlin has revealed that 35 receive pensions worth €100,000, with five of those being €118,000.
The UK governmen will now allow all retirees from defined contribution (DC) schemes to take all their money as tax free or taxable cash
# pensions - Friday 4 April, 2014
A recent landmark ruling contains lessons that other pension scheme trustees and employers must learn from, writes Samantha McConnell.
# pensions - Tuesday 1 April, 2014
Four former workers at the plant are trying to highlight the issues they have been dealing with over the last five years – mainly the fact that they still haven’t been given a pension.
# pensions - Friday 28 March, 2014
The annual report also outlines cost savings of €30 million are to be introduced.
# pensions - Wednesday 12 March, 2014
Dublin Airport Authority welcomed the decision today which directs SIPTU to withdraw its planned industrial action at Dublin and Cork airports this Friday.
# pensions - Monday 10 March, 2014
General Secretary John Douglas said they will attend a meeting with the expert panel this Friday.
# pensions - Wednesday 5 March, 2014
The ISIF held a meeting today to discuss its objectives for the future.
The unions have sent a legal letter to management ahead of the firm’s presentation of its 2013 accounts to the board today.
# pensions - Tuesday 4 March, 2014
However, Siptu said the planned St Patrick’s weekend strike has not been called off.
# pensions - Thursday 27 February, 2014
The union said this was due to the “refusal” of the companies to engage in meaningful talks over a pension dispute.
# pensions - Tuesday 11 February, 2014
SIPTU said the votes from the Aer Lingus and Shannon Airport Authority ballot are expected this afternoon.
# pensions - Sunday 9 February, 2014
Pension funds investing in residential property could make a significant contribution to supplying a constrained market with much needed accommodation, write Lorcan Sirr and Tom Dunne.
# pensions - Tuesday 4 February, 2014
The Government’s inaction on pensions begs the question of whether it has a long-term strategy for pensions at all, writes Samantha McConnell.
# pensions - Sunday 26 January, 2014
The issue has been in the spotlight after an elderly woman had her pension stopped when she refused to engage with inspectors.