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#low pay

# low-pay - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

'Urgent need for living wage': 23% of workers in Ireland are on low pay

Sinn Féin has said that the Living Wage of €12.30 an hour needs to be introduced.

# low-pay - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

Restaurants to be barred from using tips to subsidise employees' wages

Sinn Féin said the proposed legislation doesn’t go far enough to protect employees.

# low-pay - Saturday 7 April, 2018

'I've lost over €20k already. I can't save, get a mortgage or plan to have kids': Lower-pay teachers speak out

In a week where teachers united in their calls for equal pay, we spoke to some about their experiences.

# low-pay - Monday 17 July, 2017

Home care worker: '€10.10 an hour, no guaranteed hours and no sick leave'

Insecure, low paid working conditions are being encouraged by State policy towards private home care workers, writes Sinead Pembroke.

# low-pay - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

One of Ireland's biggest unions wants everyone to know we're a low-wage country

One of Ireland's biggest unions wants everyone to know we're a low-wage country

Unite claims poor pay is driving a ‘race to the bottom’ for the economy.

# low-pay - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Industrial action across other sectors stirring discontent among gardaí

Rural members have spoken to about the frustration among their members.

# low-pay - Friday 15 January, 2016

Teachers set to strike before general election

The TUI is taking issue with low pay for teachers and lack of employment security.

# low-pay - Friday 18 December, 2015

Joan: Increasing minimum wage by €2 is 'horse sense'

Which means good.

# low-pay - Thursday 21 May, 2015

McDonald's workers protest "poverty wages" and demand $15/hour

“Out of the kitchens and into the streets.”

# low-pay - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Richard Bruton: Now is not the time for wage increases

The Jobs Minister’s position contrasts with those in Labour who want a Low Pay Commission.

# low-pay - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

Column: 4 myths about austerity… busted

Ahead of an anti-austerity march, Michael O’Reilly argues that Budget decisions are being driven by false premises.