Minister for Transport Shane Ross met Bus Éireann chairman and chief executive on September 12th. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Minister for Transport Shane Ross and State-owned Bus Éireann were at odds last night over controversial plans to restructure the company, involving p(...)

About 400,000 Dublin Bus passengers face inconvenience on Friday and Saturday as staff stage the fifth and sixth days of strikes in a dispute over pay.

Disruption at Dublin Bus is set to continue but the potential for industrial action at its sister companies, Bus Éireann and Iarnród Éireann, in the w(...)

Bus Éireann depot in Broadstone, Dublin: management is set to signal changes and restructuring at its loss-making Expressway inter-regional coach services.  File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Management at Bus Éireann is set to signal on Wednesday that it wants to introduce significant changes and restructuring at its loss-making Expressway(...)

Dublin Bus strike: A further 48-hour work stoppage is scheduled to take place next Friday and Saturday, with another two-day strike planned for the following week.  Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

The Minister for Transport has reiterated that the Government will not be opening its chequebook to resolve the industrial dispute at Dublin Bus, whic(...)

 Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Shane Ross urged management and unions at Dublin Bus “to engage with each other immediately. Photograph: Eric Luke

Minister for Transport Shane Ross has said it would be inappropriate for him to intervene directly in the dispute at Dublin Bus, which escalated dram(...)

Dublin Bus services will again terminate at about 9pm on Wednesday in advance of planned strike action by staff on Thursday and Friday.  Photograph:  Colin Keegan/Collins.

Dublin Bus services will again terminate at 9pm Wednesday in advance of planned strike action by staff on Thursday and Friday. The planned 48-hour wo(...)

Trade unions will today serve formal notice to Dublin Bus of the planned stoppages, with the dispute believed to involve up to three strikes of 48-hours duration each next month. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Hundreds of thousands of Dublin Bus passengers are facing six days of disruption in September with staff set to stage a series of strikes. Trade uni(...)

Trade unions representing staff at Dublin Bus are expected to serve notice for strike action at the company in the coming days. File photograph: Aidan Crawley

Trade unions representing staff at Dublin Bus are expected to serve notice for strike action at the company in the coming days, in the pursuit of pay (...)

In many sectors falling union membership, advances in technology or competition have reduced workers’ leverage. Photograph: Getty Images

The Lansdowne Road pay deal, which was supposed to have settled public service pay policy until mid-2018, only came into effect in January. It is alre(...)

Public disillusionment with existing power structures was reflected in the outcome of the general election when Independent TDs and smaller groups mad(...)

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