Intreo social welfare office. File photo. Photograph: Eric Luke

Workers in both the private and public sectors are being asked by their employers to go into their workplaces unnecessarily rather than operate from h(...)

More than 400,000 PAYE workers face tax bills on Friday for payments they received under Covid wage subsidy schemes.

More than 400,000 PAYE workers face tax bills on Friday for payments they received under Covid wage subsidy schemes. Revenue announced late on Thursd(...)

Former Debenhams workers have overwhelmingly rejected a package of supports proposed by the chairman of the Labour Court in response to the liquidation of the retailers’s Irish operation last year. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times.

The Government should convert a €3 million fund proposed for training and re-skilling former workers at Debenhams into cash payments for the personnel(...)

Fórsa said it believed staff and service-users were “being unnecessarily exposed to potentially virus-spreading interactions in workplaces and on public transport, and that this will likely impede the national effort to contain the virus”. Photograph: iStock

Some public service employers are flouting Covid-19 rules and requiring staff to attend the workplace during the Level 5 restrictions, the largest uni(...)

The sector with the highest number of people receiving the pandemic unemployment payment was accommodation and food services

The number of people receiving the Government’s pandemic unemployment payment has increased by nearly 58,000 over the last two weeks. A total of 335,(...)

From bus to bike: Dublin Bus is reportedly considering rolling out an e-scooter service. Photograph Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

Developer Johnny Ronan’s company is seeking a meeting with Minister for Housing Darragh O’Brien after continually failing to secure planning permissio(...)

Department officials will be working throughout the Christmas period so applications will be processed without delay, said the Minister.

The Department of Social Protection is urging workers who will lose their jobs as a result of new Covid-19 restrictions to apply for the Pandemic Unem(...)

 Minister for Social Protection Heather Humphreys at Leinster House, Kildare Street, Dublin. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The number of people receiving the pandemic unemployment payment (PUP) has fallen by 42,000 over the last week. The Department of Social Protection s(...)

Frauds to the value of €1 million have already been detected but Garda sources said that figure was likely to grow much higher. Photograph: Collins Courts

Gardaí are investigating a man suspected of using his colleagues’ personal details, including PPS numbers, to claim the pandemic unemployment payment (...)

Minister for Children Roderic O’Gorman has announced that paid parent’s leave will be extended from two weeks to five weeks. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Minister for Children Roderic O’Gorman has announced that paid parent’s leave will be extended from two weeks to five weeks. The Parent’s Leave and B(...)

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