# unions - Yesterday’s News
# unions - Friday 7 April, 2017
Both sides were up all night last night trying to reach an agreement.
# unions - Friday 24 February, 2017
The union said it was erring on the side of caution.
# unions - Thursday 2 February, 2017
The dispute will come to a head in three weeks’ time.
# unions - Thursday 17 November, 2016
Irish airline CityJet flies to several European cities, including London, Paris and Florence.
# unions - Tuesday 15 November, 2016
Pressure is mounting on government to deal with the public pay row, as private sector unions set to lodge pay claims.
# unions - Sunday 6 November, 2016
The former Taoiseach isn’t sure if gardaí should have access to industrial relations mechanisms.
# unions - Thursday 27 October, 2016
Teachers are not the only group set to strike over the coming weeks.
# unions - Sunday 25 September, 2016
Dublin Bus says that the ongoing strikes have already cost it €4 million.
# unions - Monday 25 July, 2016
The Low Pay Commission have recommended raising the minimum wage from €9.15 to €9.25,
# unions - Monday 18 April, 2016
The company says they are breaching their contracts, but unions say participation in training is voluntary.
# unions - Wednesday 30 March, 2016
The company said it was due to the “intransigence” of unions.
# unions - Saturday 12 March, 2016
Unions need to realise it’s not 1913 anymore. There are laws and institutions to protect workers now, writes Aaron McKenna.
# unions - Thursday 21 January, 2016
A prominent gay rights group has branded the move ‘indecent’.
# unions - Friday 20 November, 2015
Workers are concerned about the planned reduction of frontline staff numbers.
# unions - Sunday 12 July, 2015
It looks likely the agreement will be accepted though some workers are not at all satisfied with it.
# unions - Wednesday 1 July, 2015
The airline has launched an online petition against French air traffic control strikes, while the Danish Labour Court has ruled that unions can now strike against them.
# unions - Thursday 21 May, 2015
Staff were told of the move at 6pm this evening.
“Out of the kitchens and into the streets.”
# unions - Thursday 7 May, 2015
Only a nominal number of teachers have taken up the new teacher training.
# unions - Tuesday 21 April, 2015
The action against 10% of bus routes being put out to private tender is set to take place next month.
# unions - Saturday 28 February, 2015
Jan O’Sullivan says she’s pressing ahead with junior cycle reforms, insisting individual teachers “want to get on with it”.
# unions - Monday 16 February, 2015
Politicians, NGOs, academics and others will be invited to attend a two day ‘May Day Conference’.
# unions - Friday 13 February, 2015
Unions have rejected the draft document but say it may form the basis for discussions.
# unions - Saturday 31 January, 2015
# unions - Tuesday 25 November, 2014
The strike’s set to go ahead next Tuesday. And neither side is backing down.
# unions - Friday 21 November, 2014
It depends on what emerges from talks with other unions, they say.
# unions - Wednesday 19 November, 2014
Staff were told yesterday they wouldn’t be getting their performance-pay. But SIPTU says that’s not on.
# unions - Friday 14 November, 2014
The current Junior Cycle reform impasse presents teacher unions with an opportunity to show creative leadership.
# unions - Friday 31 October, 2014
Members are being advised to continue paying the 2014 fee of €100.
# unions - Monday 13 October, 2014
The strike follows a rejection by the government of an across-the-board pay rise for workers.
# unions - Thursday 2 October, 2014
The rise in the fee is related to costs incurred through the implementation of the Nurses and Midwifes’ Act of 2011.
# unions - Wednesday 3 September, 2014
Education Minister Jan O’Sullivan said she wanted agreement on both sides.
# unions - Monday 25 August, 2014
The next 48-hour stoppage starts on the day of the All-Ireland Hurling Final.
# unions - Saturday 23 August, 2014
# unions - Friday 25 July, 2014
Around 10% of bus routes will be privatised.
# unions - Friday 11 July, 2014
The company say they are in a “critical financial situation”.
# unions - Thursday 10 July, 2014
Local Government colleagues across England and Wales will join them.
# unions - Monday 16 June, 2014
Several events are taking place today to mark International Justice Day for Cleaners.
# unions - Saturday 14 June, 2014
However, the National Bus and Rail Union said strike action is not yet on the table.
# unions - Friday 13 June, 2014
The small business trade body said that an increase in wages could force many businesses under.