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# covid bonus

This year
Frontline workers who still haven't received €1,000 pandemic bonus payment hold protests
Contract cleaners and security workers called on the Taoiseach to intervene in the matter.
Last year
HSE 'still in process of identifying' health workers eligible for €1,000 pandemic bonus payment
The payment of the bonus was due to begin in April.
Home help workers to receive the €1,000 Covid bonus payment
Labour health spokesperson Duncan Smith said the payment should be extended to include all workers in the disability sector.
All time
February has emerged as the favourite month for an extra bank holiday, new poll shows
It’s according to new polling conducted by Red C on behalf of The Journal.
'Crumbs from the table': Opposition says government must go further than an extra bank holiday
People Before Profit says that Ireland needs at least three more bank holidays.
Poll: When should the extra bank holiday be (if we get one)?
The government is discussing a number of options to reward workers for their efforts during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Taoiseach says bonuses or extra leave may not be limited to workers in the health service
Michael McGrath said the Government will be dealing with the matter in the next few weeks.