The union is look for a pay increase of between 3 per cent and 5 per cent for bus drivers, on top of the payment of a previously agreed rise of between 6 and 13 per cent. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Staff in Bus Éireann and Dublin Bus who are represented by the National Bus and Rail Union (NBRU) are to seek substantial pay increases. The union sa(...)

Increased-frequency Dart services will see trains running every 10 minutes on weekdays from April 10th, Iarnród Éireann has said. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Increased-frequency Dart services will see trains running every 10 minutes on weekdays from April 10th, Iarnród Éireann has said. Northbound and sout(...)

Train drivers are to ballot for strike action as part of a row over plans by Iarnród Éireann a 10-minute frequency Dart service. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Commuters in Dublin are facing the potential of serious disruption next month as Dart drivers warn of strike action over plans by Iarnród Éireann for (...)

Goodbody chief economist Dermot O’Leary. He is predicting a budget deficit of 0.3% for this year and a surplus of 0.9% for 2017

Uncertainty caused by the result of the upcoming general election makes the poll the “most important potential flashpoint” for the economy this year, (...)

Staff at Luas are to ballot for industrial action in early January as part of a campaign to secure pay increases ranging from 28% to over 40%. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

Significant disruption is looming for Luas and rail users in the new year. Staff at Luas are to ballot for industrial action in early January as part (...)

A monthly “short hop” ticket covering rail, Dart, Dublin Bus and Luas services will cost under €220 a month. Photograph: David Sleator A spokesman for Iarnród Éireannsaid it had proposed new Dart rosters which were “entirely workable” within existing roster parameters as the company had trained up new drivers. File photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

The National Bus and Rail Union (NBRU) and Siptu have rejected proposals for roster changes for drivers to facilitate the introduction of a 10-minute (...)

Staff at Bus Éireann are to ballot on industrial action due to concerns over the future of the Expressway service. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Staff at Bus Éireann who are members of the National Bus and Rail Union (NBRU) are to ballot for industrial action amid fears over a forthcoming strat(...)

Train drivers who are members of the National Bus and Rail Union (NBRU) have voted by a significant margin to accept Labour Court proposals aimed at resolving a row over past productivity at Ianród Éireann.

Train drivers have voted by a significant margin to accept Labour Court proposals aimed at resolving a row over past productivity at Ianród Éireann. (...)

Retail sales fell modestly in October, but remain substantially higher than a year ago. Photo: PA

Retail sales fell modestly in October, but remain substantially higher than a year ago, pointing towards positive consumer trends according t(...)

Passenger levels of Dart services specifically have increased by 8 per cent in 2015.  File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Dublin’s Dart passengers face longer journeys from next year under plans from Iarnród Éireann to add more trains to the line. Dart services are to be (...)