# Unions

Last month
January 2024
Brian Rowan: The people of Northern Ireland have finally had enough of its broken politics
Explainer: 'No deal' in public pay talks, but why are they always so tense?
Unions have been seeking pay to be restored since a €4 billion austerity cut in 2009.
Last year
Talks on public sector pay deal to resume at Workplace Relations Commission
Talks on public sector pay deal to begin at Workplace Relations Commission today
Community workers call off strike after breakthrough in pay negotiations
Health and community workers to strike 'indefinitely' from 17 October over staffing concerns
Irish actors union demonstrate in solidarity with US writers and actors strike
Unions say 'do the right thing' after Accenture's announcement of 890 layoffs in Ireland
Mick Lynch praises NI unions and warns Belfast rally against ‘ultra right’ causing division
France prepares for 'hellish' day of protests over controversial pension reform
All time
RTÉ and union negotiate 6% pay increase phased in over two years
Fórsa union urges members to accept 6.5% pay increase
Teacher unions plan ballots for industrial action over stalled pay talks
Public service pay talks are now officially underway
Coveney okays associate membership of ICTU for armed forces ahead of pay talks
McGrath gives the green light to exploratory talks on public service pay
'Some teachers get assaulted more than once a week': Review demanded over attacks at schools
Unions call for healthcare workers to not be exempt from five-day household Covid rule
Hospitality industry 'not an attractive sector' for returning workers, Oireachtas committee hears
Unions call on Taoiseach to solve row over recognising hardships faced by healthcare workers
Vaccine priority: All three teacher unions agree to ballot for industrial action if government doesn't meet demands
Education Minister: Unions 'refused to accept public health advice' over special schools return
Government drops plans to re-open schools for special education this Thursday
HSE tells unions that where healthcare workers can't secure childcare, they can remain at home with pay
Concern over how physical distancing in workplaces will be 'policed' once restrictions are eased
Siptu announces it is to ballot its Virgin Media members over industrial action
Opinion: The Limerick Soviet of 1919 is part of a hidden history of Ireland
Opinion: Teaching unions' stance on education plans for students with disabilities sets a worrying precedent
Opinion: The future of Irish jobs looks precarious
Aer Lingus CEO apologises to staff for 'hurt and upset' caused by newspaper article
Aer Lingus is facing a union showdown over staff profit-sharing demands
Ambulance service staff to take industrial action over union rights
European pilots group calls for Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary to resign
Siptu stalwart Jack O'Connor to step down as its president
New 'improved' rosters for Bus Éireann drivers in Navan from Sunday - NBRU
Bus Éireann staff say problems with northeast services 'have nothing to do with absenteeism'
Public servants to get first tranche of restoration pay in the New Year
Bus Éireann management and unions argue over new rosters in latest dispute
Gardaí's right to strike ruled out in new report
Flight cancellations: Why is Ryanair switching its calendar year?