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# public-sector-allowances - Monday 14 November, 2016

Updated: Health Minister will engage with IMO as junior doctors vote on industrial action
# Industrial Unrest
# Industrial Unrest

Updated: Health Minister will engage with IMO as junior doctors vote on industrial action

Nov 14th 2016, 8:05 PM 11,947 Views 81 Comments

The ongoing dispute centres on the restoration of an agreed €3000 “living-out” allowance.

# public-sector-allowances - Sunday 25 November, 2012

In numbers: the PAC's report on reviewing public allowances
# Allowances
# Allowances

In numbers: the PAC's report on reviewing public allowances

Nov 25th 2012, 1:06 PM 5,794 Views 22 Comments

The Public Accounts Committee published a report this week on reviewing public allowances. Here’s some of its figures.

# public-sector-allowances - Thursday 22 November, 2012

PAC report: System of public sector allowances 'not fit for purpose'
# Allowances
# Allowances

PAC report: System of public sector allowances 'not fit for purpose'

Nov 22nd 2012, 8:27 PM 6,035 Views 16 Comments

The Committee of Public Accounts said the system “brings discredit to the legitimate expectations of public servants for proper pay and recognition”.

# public-sector-allowances - Thursday 8 November, 2012

More than €166m in allowances paid to HSE staff last year
# Allowances
# Allowances

More than €166m in allowances paid to HSE staff last year

Nov 8th 2012, 4:14 PM 5,307 Views 23 Comments

HSE representatives appearing before the Public Accounts Commitee said most allowances are paid to frontline service provision staff.

Public Accounts Committee to examine HSE allowances
# Allowances
# Allowances

Public Accounts Committee to examine HSE allowances

Nov 8th 2012, 9:28 AM 4,412 Views 16 Comments

In considering the allowances, the committee will compare the Irish system of compensating medical staff with international systems.

# public-sector-allowances - Thursday 11 October, 2012

Gilmore: 'Individual departments' to pursue public sector allowance cuts
# Allowances
# Allowances

Gilmore: 'Individual departments' to pursue public sector allowance cuts

Oct 11th 2012, 11:53 AM 2,972 Views 11 Comments

The Tánaiste says the planned removal of public sector allowances will be done in “accordance with industrial relation procedures”.

Any cut in allowances is in breach of Croke Park agreement say unions
# Croke Park Agreement
# Croke Park Agreement

Any cut in allowances is in breach of Croke Park agreement say unions

Oct 11th 2012, 10:03 AM 7,043 Views 120 Comments

The government has a priority list of 88 allowances to be abolished in the public sector, according to newly published letter.

# public-sector-allowances - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

Column: Moaning about allowances lets us ignore Ireland’s real problems
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Moaning about allowances lets us ignore Ireland’s real problems

Sep 25th 2012, 7:30 AM 38 Views 81 Comments

Public sector allowances are small fry – but the media storm is a distraction from the real bad news, writes Michael Taft.

# public-sector-allowances - Monday 24 September, 2012

Howlin defends progress in public sector reform despite allowances hurdle
# Allowances
# Allowances

Howlin defends progress in public sector reform despite allowances hurdle

Sep 24th 2012, 3:16 PM 3,602 Views 26 Comments

Brendan Howlin says the results of the review on public sector allowances will lead to substantial savings over time.

Hayes: Public sector salaries over €100k have to be looked at
# Public Sector
# Public Sector

Hayes: Public sector salaries over €100k have to be looked at

Sep 24th 2012, 2:15 PM 8,031 Views 81 Comments

The junior finance minister says that salaries of over €100,000 paid to people in the public sector is “the biggest area” the government needs to look at.

# public-sector-allowances - Thursday 20 September, 2012

Dáil public accounts committee to examine public sector allowances
# Allowances
# Allowances

Dáil public accounts committee to examine public sector allowances

Sep 20th 2012, 8:41 PM 6,063 Views 47 Comments

The committee is to scrutinise the controversial allowances to public sector workers following news that savings targeted this year will not be met.