David Patterson,  a technican at Lufthansa Technik Airmotive, said ‘Fellas like me, I have 29 years working here, fellas of 46 or 47, we are on the scrap heap’. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

There was mixed news for Ireland on the employment front yesterday with Deutsche Bank announcing plans to recruit 700 additional staff over the next f(...)

Bus Éireann buses parked up at Broadstone Depot.  Photograph: PA

The strike at Bus Éireann was suspended for 48 hours last night to allow talks at the Labour Relations Commission to continue. Pickets by membe(...)