Greyhound workers Gordon Richardson, Donnacha O’Cinneide, Paul Stapleton, Joe Hall, Michael McNamara and James Simpson outside the company’s buildings at Clondalkin Industrial Estate. Photograph: Alan Betson

The State’s largest trade union Siptu is considering asking all its members to boycott the Greyhound waste company.A dispute at the company was descri(...)

Greyhound workers and others march from Liberty Hall to 
Dublin 
City Hall in protest at pay cuts yesterday. Photograph: Collins

Up to 500 people marched from Liberty Hall to City Hall in Dublin yesterday evening in support of workers from waste company Greyhound who are in disp(...)

Minister for Transport Leo Varadkar said yesterday he urged all parties involved to “accept the panel’s recommendations”. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

Minister for Transport Leo Varadkar yesterday called on all parties to accept what he called the “best and last” opportunity to resolve a €750 mill(...)

Labour Court recommendations to cut pay at Iarnród Éireann by between 1.7 and 6.1  per cent for a 28-month period were rejected over recent weeks by members of  Siptu and the National Bus and Rail Union (NBRU). Photograph: Bryan O’Brien /The Irish Times

Management and trade union sources at Iarnród Éireann have reported progress in talks aimed at reaching agreement on a cost-saving plan. It is expecte(...)

NBRU members have rejected the cost-saving plan at Iarnród Éireann.

Management at Iarnród Éireann has said that given the acute threat to the financial solvency of the company it will have to give “immediate considerat(...)

The clampers, who are members of Siptu, are being balloted on whether they should strike over a 2.5 per cent pay increase, which the union said has been outstanding since 2011. Photo: David Sleator

A parking free-for-all could be on the cards with Dublin’s clampers threatening to go on strike over a pay di(...)

Siptu formally notified Aer Lingus and Dublin, Cork and Shannon airports yesterday that members plan to stop work between 5am and 9am on Friday March 14th. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Talks between Aer Lingus and union representatives aimed at defusing a row over workers’ pensions ended in deadlock yesterday, paving the way for a(...)

Mike Jennings, general secretary of the Irish Federation of University Teachers, accused the Department of Education of failing to resolve the issue of pay disparity between staff at UCC and the tyndall Institute. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times.

Members of two trade unions have today placed pickets at the Tyndall National Institute in Cork in a dispute over pay inequality with colleague(...)

Aer Lingus staff, who are members of Siptu, have voted overwhelmingly for strike action. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Minister for Transport Leo Varadkar has said there is no justification for strike action in the aviation sector over pensions until these new p(...)

Jack O’Connor greets me as I step out of the lift on the 15th floor of Siptu’s headquarters at Liberty Hall and tells me to hang a right into his offi(...)