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# midnight-oil - This year 2022

Public sector unions to ballot members on proposed 6.5% pay increase
# Pay Talks
# Pay Talks

Public sector unions to ballot members on proposed 6.5% pay increase

Updated Aug 30th 2022, 5:10 PM 71,171 Views 74 Comments
  • The pay increases are to be phased in over two years.
  • The Irish Congress of Trade Unions has said that individual unions will ballot their members on the proposed deal.
  • ICTU's Kevin Callinan said the negotiations with government were "particularly difficult".

# midnight-oil - All time

A breakthrough? May and Juncker announce 'joint instrument' providing guarantees on backstop
# Midnight Oil
# Midnight Oil

A breakthrough? May and Juncker announce 'joint instrument' providing guarantees on backstop

Mar 11th 2019, 11:45 PM 47,181 Views 113 Comments

Juncker said the Taoiseach would be prepared to back the mechanism.

'You ought to intervene directly': Opposition calls on Varadkar to step in to avert nurses strike
# Nurses Strike
# Nurses Strike

'You ought to intervene directly': Opposition calls on Varadkar to step in to avert nurses strike

Updated Jan 29th 2019, 2:00 PM 22,273 Views 128 Comments

The 24-hour stoppage looks likely to go ahead after Labour Court talks ended without agreement last night.

A third of workers are staying late to make their boss think they work hard
# Presenteeism
# Presenteeism

A third of workers are staying late to make their boss think they work hard

Dec 12th 2016, 6:10 AM 9,001 Views 28 Comments

Four in every 10 staff surveyed, meanwhile, said they have faked their workloads at some point by staying late.

After late night talks, a possible breakthrough at the ASTI teacher dispute
# Midnight Oil
# Midnight Oil

After late night talks, a possible breakthrough at the ASTI teacher dispute

Nov 29th 2016, 11:37 AM 15,299 Views 45 Comments

It’s three weeks since the current talks process began.

Talks back on with less than 48 hours to stop the rail strike
# Midnight Oil
# Midnight Oil

Talks back on with less than 48 hours to stop the rail strike

Oct 21st 2015, 6:39 PM 20,639 Views 38 Comments

Planning a journey this Friday?

Progress reported after a late, late night at the public sector pay talks
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# Midnight Oil

Progress reported after a late, late night at the public sector pay talks

May 29th 2015, 7:20 AM 26,151 Views 155 Comments

The exact details are still being hammered out.

Burton: ‘We’re not talking about’ €700m cut to social protection
# Social Protection
# Social Protection

Burton: ‘We’re not talking about’ €700m cut to social protection

Nov 9th 2011, 8:50 AM 836 Views 19 Comments

The Minister for Social Protection said she was “very confident” a figure reported this morning was not accurate.