Wed, 30 Dec, 2020
Representatives from the independent British Armed Forces' Pay Review Body are finally set to address a conference organised by the Defence Forces officers' representative association, RACO.
Sun, 22 Sep, 2019
Defence Forces bosses want the Government to establish an independent pay review board, similar to ones in Britain and Australia, to curtail the exodus of highly trained personnel who are leaving for better wages and conditions elsewhere.
Tue, 08 May, 2018
An organisation set up to lobby for better pay and conditions in the Defence Forces is to hold a 24-hour protest outside the Dáil to highlight how army, navy, and air corps personnel get less than €20 for doing 24-hour security duties at military installations.
Mon, 23 Oct, 2017
Tue, 10 May, 2016
Enda Kenny has received a judge’s report on the inspection of bugging activities by gardaí and the army but refused to confirm details of surveillance. The annual report on the interception of phonecalls, emails and post was delivered to the Taoiseach this month.
Fri, 27 Nov, 2015