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#Pension Reforms

# pension-reforms - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

Opinion: Signing on the dole as a pensioner was a horrible experience

They sent me to a workshop where I had to say I was interested in jobs, writes Sue Redmond, a retired health worker.

# pension-reforms - Friday 6 December, 2019

France braced for second day of disruptions amid strikes over pension reforms

Irish passengers face flight disruptions as French workers continue industrial action.

# pension-reforms - Monday 25 May, 2015

Forcing people to pay for their own retirement will 'put many jobs and businesses at risk'

The government wants a universal pension system – but not everyone thinks that’s a good idea.

# pension-reforms - Thursday 17 November, 2011

In bullet points: IBEC's plan to generate 25,000 jobs and €2.4bn in tax

The business group’s report on stimulating the domestic economy recommends changes to property tax, pensions, and social welfare payments.

# pension-reforms - Wednesday 20 October, 2010

In pictures: Strikes continue across France France This post contains images

In pictures: Strikes continue across France

Impassioned protests against pension reforms enter the seventh day.

# pension-reforms - Tuesday 19 October, 2010

France sets for sixth day of nationwide strike action

Even high school students have joined in the nationwide strikes protesting at raising the retirement age to 62.

# pension-reforms - Tuesday 12 October, 2010

France hit by national strike

Travellers are warned of disruptions as the third national strike in a month kicks off in France.