The Luas light rail system in Dublin is expected to be brought to a standstill again on Thursday as a result of a strike by drivers as part of a campaign for improved pay and conditions. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Luas drivers have been warned they are facing a 10 per cent pay from the end of April if they continue with industrial action. Management at Luas ope(...)

Dublin Bus said it was engaged in a process with trade unions at the Workplace Relations Commission. File photograph: Aidan Crawley

Dublin Bus is understood to have offered staff pay increases of about 6 per cent over four years. However, informed sources said on Tuesday night the(...)

Iarnród Éireann posted on its website on Saturday morning advising customers using services to and from Heuston and using all connecting services to re-check their times before travelling over the weekend.

Disruptions to train and Luas services caused travel chaos across the State on Saturday morning as Luas drivers staged another weekend of strike actio(...)

Iarnród Éireann has said it is postponing plans to introduce a higher-frequency, 10-minute Dart service in Dublin due to ‘intransigence’ from trade unions.  File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times.

The National Bus and Rail Union (NBRU) has warned of a potential “summer of discontent” across the country’s rail network if Iarnród Éireann refuses t(...)

A Labour Court hearing on a pay claim by Dublin Bus commenced on Wednesday morning. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Management at Dublin Bus has signalled that staff will have to provide additional productivity in return for any new pay increases. Staff at the Stat(...)

Unions have already conducted ballots of members for strike action in the event of the company introducing new timetables for the higher-frequency Dart service without agreement .Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

Iarnród Éireann said it intends to go ahead with plans to introduce a new higher-frequency Dart service from next month in a move which could lead to (...)

Dart drivers who are members of Siptu have voted unanimously in favour of strike action if Iarnród Éireann presses ahead with new rosters without agre(...)

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 (...)