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#Negotiations

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Ticketmaster delaying refunds process as Garth Brooks situation 'still ongoing'
# Big Money
# Big Money

Ticketmaster delaying refunds process as Garth Brooks situation 'still ongoing'

Jul 13th 2014, 5:21 PM 25,282 Views 131 Comments

However the Environment Minister said he’s not going down the road of emergency legislation.

Why is it taking longer than expected to announce the Cabinet reshuffle?
# In No Hurry
# In No Hurry

Why is it taking longer than expected to announce the Cabinet reshuffle?

Jul 9th 2014, 4:05 PM 8,935 Views 30 Comments

Analysis: Sources on all sides of the talks between Enda Kenny and Joan Burton insist there is nothing untoward about the delay.

End in sight? Paris Bakery workers to meet with boss today
# Stand Off
# Stand Off

End in sight? Paris Bakery workers to meet with boss today

May 26th 2014, 9:25 AM 9,092 Views 17 Comments

The workers will sit down with one of the two owners of the company today about wages they are owed.

'We can't pay our bills with promises'
# Unpaid Wages
# Unpaid Wages

'We can't pay our bills with promises'

May 24th 2014, 1:52 PM 7,763 Views 15 Comments

Workers at Paris Bakery are into their second day at the sit-in outside the Dublin bakery.

Opinion: In Northern Ireland, we are literally lurching from crisis to crisis
# Column
# Column

Opinion: In Northern Ireland, we are literally lurching from crisis to crisis

May 11th 2014, 7:30 PM 61 Views 115 Comments

David McCann says now is the time for action from Dublin and London who should intervene and assist political leaders in Northern Ireland.

Talks about airport workers' pensions 'moving to more intensive phase'
# Grounded
# Grounded

Talks about airport workers' pensions 'moving to more intensive phase'

Mar 19th 2014, 6:07 PM 5,626 Views 16 Comments

This follows the halting of a strike that was planned for last Friday.

Amazon could be planning to launch its own music streaming service
# Negotiations
# Negotiations

Amazon could be planning to launch its own music streaming service

Feb 28th 2014, 9:19 AM 4,132 Views 9 Comments

The eCommerce giant is said to be in talks with record labels about launching a music streaming service on its site.

IMO wants "real negotiations" on free GP care
# Children
# Children

IMO wants "real negotiations" on free GP care

Feb 26th 2014, 6:52 PM 6,768 Views 73 Comments

Doctors held a ‘mass briefing’ for parliamentarians throughout today.

Strike on the way? Irish Rail workers to vote on cuts
# Negotiating Table
# Negotiating Table

Strike on the way? Irish Rail workers to vote on cuts

Feb 4th 2014, 12:46 PM 7,937 Views 29 Comments

SIPTU workers are to start voting on whether or not to accept LRC proposals aimed at saving money for the company.

Sell Mount Carmel and save jobs, urges SIPTU
# Sale Talk
# Sale Talk

Sell Mount Carmel and save jobs, urges SIPTU

Jan 27th 2014, 9:18 PM 9,115 Views 23 Comments

SIPTU is set to meet with the liquidators of the hospital tomorrow, and is calling on them to negotiate with possible buyers.

Dictatorship to democracy: Syrian opposition wants Assad to leave power
# Peace Talks
# Peace Talks

Dictatorship to democracy: Syrian opposition wants Assad to leave power

Jan 27th 2014, 9:59 AM 3,636 Views 20 Comments

Opposition forces wants a transitional government to be formed, but Assad’s regime says his role in not up for debate.

Both sides in the same room for Syrian peace talks in Geneva today
# Let's Talk
# Let's Talk

Both sides in the same room for Syrian peace talks in Geneva today

Jan 24th 2014, 7:02 AM 3,447 Views 35 Comments

Yesterday UN mediator Lakhdar Brahimi shuttled between two rooms as each delegation were set apart.

Rough start to Syria talks as both sides dig in but have yet to meet
# No Peace
# No Peace

Rough start to Syria talks as both sides dig in but have yet to meet

Jan 22nd 2014, 7:36 PM 3,443 Views 32 Comments

Syrian officials branded the opposition as traitors and insisted Assad will not give up power.

Dave Kearney contract options still 'up in the air'
# Contract Countdown
From The42
# Contract Countdown

Dave Kearney contract options still 'up in the air'

Jan 15th 2014, 3:34 PM 6,288 Views 10 Comments

The Leinster wing is another international who has yet to commit his future to his native province.

Sean O'Brien in France as contract negotiations drag on
# Toulon Tank
From The42
# Toulon Tank

Sean O'Brien in France as contract negotiations drag on

Jan 10th 2014, 4:49 PM 22,334 Views 67 Comments

Picturesque Nice is the flanker’s destination this weekend.

SF tells Unionists to make up their mind about Haass proposals
# Draft Deal
# Draft Deal

SF tells Unionists to make up their mind about Haass proposals

Jan 3rd 2014, 5:54 PM 9,969 Views 161 Comments

Negotiations on a number of contentious issues ended earlier this week but it’s still not clear whether it will be accepted by all five parties in the Northern Ireland Executive.

"This is a compromise" - Adams urges parties to accept Haass agreement
# Negotiations
# Negotiations

"This is a compromise" - Adams urges parties to accept Haass agreement

Jan 2nd 2014, 11:46 AM 9,757 Views 85 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader has called on all parties to “grasp the opportunity” and reach a deal on contentious issues.

'Today is the last day in Belfast. Hope leaders seize it' - Haass urges progress as deadline looms
# Deadline Day
# Deadline Day

'Today is the last day in Belfast. Hope leaders seize it' - Haass urges progress as deadline looms

Dec 30th 2013, 1:00 PM 6,222 Views 51 Comments

The final day of negotiations began at 10am this morning.

O’Brien and Heaslip ‘need to make a decision’ – O’Connor
# Negotiations
From The42
# Negotiations

O’Brien and Heaslip ‘need to make a decision’ – O’Connor

Dec 12th 2013, 5:20 PM 16,920 Views 26 Comments

The Leinster back row pairing’s futures remain unresolved as the IRFU attempts to beat off the advances of Top 14 clubs.

Wikileaks publishes draft from free-trade agreement under secretive negotiations
# Wikileaks
# Wikileaks

Wikileaks publishes draft from free-trade agreement under secretive negotiations

Nov 13th 2013, 7:14 PM 7,365 Views 31 Comments

The chapter published today constrains proposals for major changes to intellectual property rights laws in the states involved.

Baraclough: Contract talk on hold until after cup celebrations
# Negotiations
From The42
# Negotiations

Baraclough: Contract talk on hold until after cup celebrations

Nov 4th 2013, 7:45 AM 1,517 Views 0 Comments

Sligo Rovers manager is, like a lot of his players, out of contract following yesterday’s dramatic cup win.

French hostages released after three years return to France
# Kidnapping
# Kidnapping

French hostages released after three years return to France

Oct 30th 2013, 11:45 AM 8,553 Views 4 Comments

The four men were kidnapped in 2010 by the North African wing of al-Qaida.

Negotiators arrive at UN for crucial talks on Iran's nuclear plan
# Nukes
# Nukes

Negotiators arrive at UN for crucial talks on Iran's nuclear plan

Oct 15th 2013, 9:41 AM 1,309 Views 15 Comments

Israel and the West say Iran’s nuclear programme is aimed at developing an atomic bomb, but Tehran says it is for peaceful purposes only.

"Be prepared" - Doctors get ready to go on strike
# Hospitals
# Hospitals

"Be prepared" - Doctors get ready to go on strike

Aug 26th 2013, 4:49 PM 13,761 Views 106 Comments

Doctors and the HSE met today to talk about contingency plans if doctors do strike from next month – but the doctors aren’t happy.

'Fabregas negotiations are ongoing' - Moyes
# Transfer Talks
From The42
# Transfer Talks

'Fabregas negotiations are ongoing' - Moyes

Jul 25th 2013, 2:39 PM 3,160 Views 20 Comments

The Manchester United boss claims they are still trying to sign their main midfield target.

Gilmore praised for taking "political risks"
# EU Budget
# EU Budget

Gilmore praised for taking "political risks"

Jun 21st 2013, 6:50 PM 3,726 Views 30 Comments

Alain Lamassoure said that he will defend the EU budget agreement.

Tánaiste reaches agreement on EU's €960 billion budget
# Negotiations
# Negotiations

Tánaiste reaches agreement on EU's €960 billion budget

Jun 19th 2013, 10:09 PM 6,681 Views 31 Comments

Eamon Gilmore said that the agreement will be presented to member states next Tuesday.

Column: Here's why the farmers are protesting on the streets of Ireland
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Here's why the farmers are protesting on the streets of Ireland

Jun 14th 2013, 7:00 AM 814 Views 15 Comments

The Irish agricultural sector supports 300,000 jobs and €9 billon in exports, but the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) proposals will inflict serious damage on thousands of farmers, writes Niall Madigan.

Column: The Haddington Road deal is just the same as the last, with a few tweaks
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The Haddington Road deal is just the same as the last, with a few tweaks

Jun 2nd 2013, 8:15 AM 97 Views 127 Comments

Instead of uniting against this draconian piece of legislation, the unions are operating under a ‘me fein’ attitude that will help no one, writes Kieran Allen.

Minister 'energised and determined' to get good deal for Irish farmers
# Farming
# Farming

Minister 'energised and determined' to get good deal for Irish farmers

May 28th 2013, 9:38 AM 3,198 Views 21 Comments

EU agricultures ministers are meeting at Dublin Castle this morning for further discussions on CAP reforms, while members of the Irish Farmers’ Association plan to protest in the city today.

Haddington Road deal may not be constitutional, says union
# Public Sector Pay
# Public Sector Pay

Haddington Road deal may not be constitutional, says union

May 27th 2013, 9:30 AM 11,569 Views 45 Comments

The Irish Federation of University Teachers says it has hired a senior barrister to examine the constitutionality of the proposed deal to see if it can be challenged in the courts.

Brian Hayes: 'Unions who reject new public pay deal will face harsher cuts'
# Public Sector
# Public Sector

Brian Hayes: 'Unions who reject new public pay deal will face harsher cuts'

May 24th 2013, 9:56 AM 9,880 Views 146 Comments

Negotiations have “concluded” on the Haddington Road deal, said the junior finance minister, adding less favourable conditions will apply to those unions who reject it.

Coveney makes "major step" for Irish fishermen
# Fishing
# Fishing

Coveney makes "major step" for Irish fishermen

May 15th 2013, 10:01 AM 4,439 Views 15 Comments

The Minister for Agriculture has said that final negotiations on the Common Fisheries Policy are to begin soon.

Gilmore: Negotiated settlement on Bus Éireann in best interests of everyone
# Bus Eireann
# Bus Eireann

Gilmore: Negotiated settlement on Bus Éireann in best interests of everyone

May 14th 2013, 9:50 AM 4,896 Views 40 Comments

The Tánaiste was speaking after strike action at the transport company was postponed in order to facilitate talks between unions and management.

It's off: Strike deferred at Dublin water plant
# Water Woes
# Water Woes

It's off: Strike deferred at Dublin water plant

May 5th 2013, 4:12 PM 5,414 Views 31 Comments

SIPTU members at the Shanganagh plant said employers didn’t recognise the trade union – but the plant management rejected the claim.

Taliban are in 'daily' talks with the US, says president
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Taliban are in 'daily' talks with the US, says president

Mar 10th 2013, 11:11 AM 4,885 Views 26 Comments

Afgahnistan president Hamid Karzai criticised the Taliban for holding the talks at the same time as they carry out suicide attacks that kill civilians and children.

Column: In comparison to public sector workers in the US, Irish frontline workers are poorly paid
# Civil Servants
# Civil Servants

Column: In comparison to public sector workers in the US, Irish frontline workers are poorly paid

Mar 10th 2013, 8:15 AM 185 Views 99 Comments

New recruits to frontline services in Boston can be paid three times more than what the Irish government has sought to establish as the new starting salary for public service workers. Larry Donnelly discusses the reasons for the disparity in salaries.

Coveney says farmers' association wants to keep the status quo
# Farmers
# Farmers

Coveney says farmers' association wants to keep the status quo

Mar 4th 2013, 9:26 AM 3,041 Views 23 Comments

The Minister was speaking about proposed CAP payment reforms.

SIPTU welcomes recommendation by Labour Court on Aer Lingus pension dispute
# Aer Lingus
# Aer Lingus

SIPTU welcomes recommendation by Labour Court on Aer Lingus pension dispute

Jan 7th 2013, 7:35 PM 4,251 Views 3 Comments

SIPTU said it was still opposed to any attempt by the airline to seek ‘cost offsetting measures’ in return for meeting its responsibility to properly fund the pensions scheme.