The payment of a €300 match fee as well as €150 win and €75 draw bonuses, the introduction with immediate effect of compensation for loss of earnings and the provision of appropriate tracksuits were among the issues agreed in the comprehensive deal struck between the FAI and Ireland’s senior women’s team after nine hours of talks on Wednesday night.
Fri, 07 Apr, 2017
Siptu has warned strikes which will ground thousands of passengers at the country’s three main airports in the run-up to the St Patrick’s Bank Holiday will, as of now, still go ahead in spite of an intervention in the pensions dispute by the Government, IBEC and ICTU.
Tue, 04 Mar, 2014
WITH a second teaching union pushing for the public service pay deal to be voted down, the Irish Congress of Trade Unions has warned it is the best that can be achieved through negotiation and full and disruptive strikes are the only alternative.
Fri, 02 Apr, 2010
YOUR editorial headlined ‘Public sector action — Recovery threatened by strikes’ (March 9) quotes Peter McLoone as saying “everything had to be on the agenda in any talks”. While I agree, this must also include an awareness of a number of harsh truths.
Sat, 13 Mar, 2010