Ibec’s head of industrial relations and human resources Maeve McElwee said the rules at present are “desperately unfair”

Employers group Ibec welcomed the changes and said it had been lobbying for years to see defined benefit schemes distributed more fairly between those(...)

Aer Lingus  chief executive Christoph Mueller said that the aireline’s board hoped to be in a position to put to its shareholders, in October, a Labour Court proposal designed to resolve a long-drawn out dispute over a shortfall in a staff pension scheme.

Aer Lingus hopes to put a €110 million proposal to end a row over a shortfall in its workers’ pension scheme to shareholders in October, according to (...)

Chief executive of the Pensions Board Brendan Kennedy, Minister for Social Protection Joan Burton TD and chairperson of the Pensions Board Jane Williams at the publication of the Pensions Board Annual Report and Accounts for 2012

Minister for Social Protection Joan Burton yesterday declined to rule out a further levy on pension schemes.The minister was answering questions on (...)

Joan Burton, Minister for Social Protection, pictured at the launch of the report with chairperson of the Board, Jane Williams (l) and chief executive Brendan Kennedy (r).

The Pensions Board continues to have concerns about defined benefit pension schemes.Speaking at the launch of its annual report for 2012 this morning,(...)