Govt to pressure semi-State workers into pay cuts

Govt to pressure semi-State workers into pay cuts

More than 42,000 workers at commercial State and semi-State companies are expected to come under Government pressure to agree to pay cuts.

The ESB, VHI and Bord Gáis are among 23 semi-State companies exempt from last Wednesday's public sector cuts because they generate their own revenues.

However, today's Sunday Business Post reports that the issue is expected to be discussed by the Cabinet in the coming week.


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