The apology came on foot of a meeting between unions and senior management on Thursday. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Aer Lingus chief executive Stephen Kavanagh has apologised to workers for a claim that some employees were stealing from passengers, according to trad(...)

German pilot unions are flying into Dublin this morning for a meeting with Ryanair executives over union recognition. The meeting comes a day after a(...)

A file image of trade union groups protesting in Dublin over austerity measures. The Government has decided to bring forward a €1,000 pay rise for public service staff but unions say anomalies are yet to be addressed. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill/ The Irish Times.

Minister for Public Expenditure Paschal Donohoe confirmed on Tuesday that public service employees earning under €65,000 will receive an additional €1(...)

Kevin Duffy said he could assure gardaí that they would receive a full impartial hearing by the commission.  Photograph: Eric Luke

The head of the Public Service Pay Commission has retracted controversial comments in which he described the recent threatened strike by gardaí as be(...)

Members of the Garda Representative Association including Kieran O’Neill, President, right,  arriving at the Workplace Relations Commission (WRC) for talks. Photograph: Dave Meehan

There is a striking feature to the ongoing wave of industrial unrest in Ireland – few trade unions have offered support to the strategy of gardaí and(...)

Bernard Harbour: “Impact will take the view that if there are changes they cannot be at the cost of Impact members.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Trade unions have again warned of industrial action if the Government moves unilaterally to cut the pay of public service staff following rejec(...)