Tuesday 21 May, 2013 15:14:41Public servants face compulsory redundancies unless they accept a new deal on cuts in pay and pensions, the Government has warned.
Tuesday 14 May, 2013 09:12:48Savings will be made on the public-sector wage bill "one way or another" Minister Brendan Howlin warned this morning.
Monday 18 March, 2013 17:56:07Emergency services workers have vowed to step up a campaign against public sector pay cuts.
Monday 04 March, 2013 08:00:41Threats by the Government to get public sector workers to agree to the new Croke Park deal won't work, according to the Unite trade union.
Thursday 28 February, 2013 11:01:37Cutting the public sector pay bill by a billion euro is absolutely fair, Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said.
Thursday 28 February, 2013 08:59:38The Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said implementing cuts to the public service pay bill through agreement would send out a message to the world that Ireland is committed to fixing it's problems.
Thursday 28 February, 2013 07:02:08IMPACT's Central Executive Committee meets today to discuss the revised Croke Park Agreement.
Wednesday 27 February, 2013 07:06:48Trade Unions are now mulling over the revised Croke Park Agreement and making up their minds on whether they will accept or reject it.
Tuesday 26 February, 2013 17:21:40Taoiseach Enda Kenny has insisted a deal to cut €1bn from the public sector pay bill is fair and proportionate.
Tuesday 26 February, 2013 16:31:31The Association of Higher Civil and Public Servants will be recommending a 'No' vote in a ballot of its members on the proposed extension of the Croke Park Agreement.
Monday 25 February, 2013 11:53:32Public sector workers face being forced to accept a €1bn savings plan after the Government warned it needed majority backing from trade unions.
Monday 25 February, 2013 11:09:15The minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Brendan Howlin, has confirmed that a document proposing €1bn worth of cuts to the public sector has been handed over to unions.
Monday 25 February, 2013 10:02:07It is expected a deal will be announced this morning on an extension to the Croke Park Agreement.
Monday 25 February, 2013 07:49:41The Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Brendan Howlin, has arrived at the talks aimed at securing an extension to the Croke Park Agreement - indicating a deal is imminent.
Monday 25 February, 2013 07:01:49A deal on an extension to the Croke Park Agreement is close.
Sunday 24 February, 2013 10:10:15One of the country's top consultants has said any further cuts in pay will have a devastating impact on the health system.
Saturday 23 February, 2013 12:42:08The Garda Representative Association has accused the Justice Minister Alan Shatter of being "disingenuous" over the garda pay dispute.
Friday 22 February, 2013 08:17:04Gardaí will go ahead with protest actions today over the proposed cuts to their pay and allowances.
Thursday 21 February, 2013 18:08:27The public will not be put at risk when gardai restrict work practices and stop using their own cars and equipment for work, officials have claimed.
Thursday 21 February, 2013 07:00:06The Government is reported to have put forward plans to hit public servants earning more than €60,000 a year with paycuts.
Wednesday 20 February, 2013 14:19:42The Garda Representative Association has said it has had "a very serious exchange of views" with the Garda Commissioner.
Wednesday 20 February, 2013 07:50:32Rank-and-file gardaí will today air their grievances about cutbacks to the force when they meet the Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan in Dublin.
Tuesday 19 February, 2013 10:41:59The Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin has said he is confident the Government and unions can achieve a deal on the Croke Park extension that is acceptable to everyone.
Monday 18 February, 2013 18:10:02Around 2,000 frontline public service workers are taking part in a rally against pay cuts in Dublin this evening.
Monday 18 February, 2013 13:22:53The Garda Representative Association has said it will escalate action "incrementally" if its members pay and allowances are threatened.
Monday 18 February, 2013 12:03:03Frontline workers say they expect thousands to turn out in Tallaght in Dublin this evening for a rally against pay cuts.
Thursday 14 February, 2013 19:04:57Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan has said he will meet rank-and-file garda representatives after they said today that he was unaware of the impact of pay cuts and lack of resources.
Wednesday 06 February, 2013 15:13:40SIPTU is to ballot fire fighters for industrial action if the Department of Environment pushes through cost-saving measures.
Wednesday 06 February, 2013 07:29:32The executive committee of the 24/7 Frontline Services Alliance is to meet today, to consider how to proceed if cuts in basic pay, premiums or allowances are not taken off the table at dicussions on the Croke Park extension.
Thursday 24 January, 2013 11:07:44Labour Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore has today insisted that hiring 1,000 nurses on 80% of the previous starting salary is the right thing to do.
Tuesday 22 January, 2013 07:24:06The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation has said it is determined to continue its boycott of a new nursing graduate scheme.
Tuesday 22 January, 2013 07:00:14Plans for targeted voluntary redundancies for more than 2,000 public sector workers will be brought to Cabinet today.
Thursday 17 January, 2013 13:08:24Justice Minister Alan Shatter has said there is no question of a confrontation with judges over their working conditions.
Thursday 10 January, 2013 11:30:06The Health Service Executive aims to cut 4,000 staff this year as part of its plans to make savings of €721m, it was announced today.
Saturday 05 January, 2013 10:58:55Nurses are staging a protest at Croke Park in Dublin this morning against what they call the exploitation of new entrants.
Saturday 22 December, 2012 13:34:01Fianna Fáil is calling on the Government to clarify why some highly paid civil servants will be paying significantly less in PRSI in January, compared to ordinary workers.
Thursday 22 November, 2012 09:23:42The General Secretary of the Civil and Public Services Union has said he is at a loss as to how further savings can be made at the lower end of the public sector.