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#Retirement Age

# retirement-age - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

ESRI: Those who live alone are at greater risk of falling below the poverty line when they retire

Researchers examined whether soon-to-be pensioners will have adequate income in retirement.

# retirement-age - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

The pension age is now a major election issue - so where do all the parties stand?

The pension age is set to increase to 67 in 2021, and 68 in 2028.

# retirement-age - Friday 30 November, 2018

Public servants 'in limbo' as law to change retirement age faces 'tight' Christmas deadline

Unions and politicians have expressed fears that many more will be forced to retire before new legislation comes in.

# retirement-age - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Teachers will be allowed work beyond 70 in their final school year under new law

Under current rules, those working in the public service must retire from their job at age 65.

# retirement-age - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

Minister to amend law to allow Garda Commissioner work past the age of 60

The change will will remove any disincentive to potential candidates for vacancies that might arise at the top of the Garda organisation.

# retirement-age - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

Poll: Should there be a retirement age? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should there be a retirement age?

Many people retire around the age of 65.

# retirement-age - Monday 30 April, 2018

'They should be able to work longer if they wish': New anti-discrimination guidance on older workers

The IHREC has published new guidance for employers and employees to prevent discrimination of older workers.

# retirement-age - Sunday 1 April, 2018

Clerical officer forced to take €11,000 salary cut for same job because he's turning 65

“It’s not fair that somebody facing that kind of cut will be expected to continue to do the same job because of a birthday.”

# retirement-age - Thursday 8 February, 2018

'I couldn't eat, couldn't sleep... I mean, f**k, I was in a dark place'

The 30-year old, three-time Olympian announced his retirement on Tuesday.

# retirement-age - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

Public servants approaching retirement who want to work past 65 will be re-hired and placed on a lower pay scale

Interim measures apply to those approaching retirement who wish to work on before the necessary legislation has been enacted.

# retirement-age - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Explainer: Retirement at age 70 - what do the new rules mean?

Under current rules, those working in the public service must retire from their job at age 65.

Poll: What age would you like to retire at? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: What age would you like to retire at?

The mandatory retirement age for civil servants is to rise from 65 to 70 under new measures.

# retirement-age - Thursday 19 October, 2017

'Workers are being told "bugger off, you're 65 now". It's not fair'

The Independent Alliance want Paschal Donohoe to give workers the option to work until the age of 66 if they choose.

# retirement-age - Monday 24 July, 2017

Noonan's former right-hand man says government should consider raising retirement age

The former Secretary General of the Department of Finance said the focus should shift from tax cuts to reducing the cost of living.

# retirement-age - Saturday 25 February, 2017

'Retirement should be an option' - plan to abolish retirement age welcomed

It has received widespread welcome from older people’s’ groups.

# retirement-age - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Dáil to hear another attempt to end compulsory retirement age

A Bill put forward by Labour TD Anne Ferris would see the current compulsory retirement age of 65 scrapped.

# retirement-age - Monday 26 August, 2013

As Deco retires from football, here are 5 of his best moments

The 35-year old called it a day because of injury.

# retirement-age - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Scrap compulsory retirement age, says Fianna Fáil

Senator Mary White (pictured) said there are people in their 60s and 70s who have a lot more to offer in their workplace.

# retirement-age - Sunday 5 June, 2011

Slovenians head to the polls to vote on retirement age

The proposal would see the retirement age rise to 65 but it is likely to be rejected by voters.

# retirement-age - Monday 18 October, 2010

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Blockade puts pressure on French fuel supplies amid new terror warning

Demonstrations over pension reforms continue to target fuel supplies, leading to a rush to fill up at petrol stations.

# retirement-age - Saturday 16 October, 2010

Protests over retirement age hit France

Government plans to raise retirement age from 60 to 62 spark widespread protests.