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Minister for Health Simon Harris: ‘We need to have a situation where people enter the Workplace Relations Commission or the Labour Court in other cases that they do not engage in industrial action during that time.’ Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Psychiatric nurses have said the impact of an overtime ban put in place on Thursday morning will get progressively worse and that a potentially very s(...)

Psychiatric nurses are to stage a de facto overtime ban from Thursday July 11 in protest at what they described as a lack of meaningful progress in dealing with recruitment and retention difficulties in the mental health services.   File Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Industry Correspondent Care for patients in the mental health services will be negatively hit as a result of a new overtime ban to be put in place by(...)

Gabriel Makhlouf. Imminent departure from New Zealand post made an official reprimand or other punitive action not practicable, his employer said. Photographer: Vivek Prakash/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe has said he wished an “incident” involving the man who is to become Central Bank governor had never happened. Mr(...)

Gabriel Makhlouf. Imminent departure from New Zealand post  made an official reprimand or other punitive action not practicable, his employer said. Photograph: Vivek Prakash/Bloomberg/Getty

The incoming Central Bank of Ireland governor Gabriel Makhlouf “acted unreasonably” in characterising as “hacking” a leak of parts of the 2019 budget (...)

Gabriel Makhlouf ‘believes that at all times he acted in good faith’. Photograph: Vivek Prakash/Bloomberg via Getty

A fresh investigation is to be held in New Zealand into charges that top official Gabriel Makhlouf, who is to be Ireland’s next Central Bank governor,(...)

The New Zealand finance minister, Grant Robertson, expressed disappointment with treasury, but stopped short of calling for a resignation. Photograph: Mark Coote/ Bloomberg

Incoming Central Bank governor Gabriel Makhlouf explained the way confidential details of the New Zealand government’s upcoming budget were taken from(...)

Photograph: Alan Betson

Ambulance staff are to hold the first of two 24-hour strikes on Friday next in an escalation of a long-running campaign over trade union representatio(...)

National Ambulance Service  staff take part in a picket outside an ambulance station on Dublin’s Davitt Road last month. Photograph: Tom Honan

Ambulance staff are holding a protest outside Leinster House on Wednesday as part of their long-running campaign over trade union representation right(...)

Ambulance staff stage a work stoppage last month at the ambulance facility on Davitt Road, Dublin in February. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Ambulance staff are to hold two 24-hour strikes at the end of May and the beginning of June as part of their long-running campaign over trade union re(...)

Peter Hughes, general secretary of the   PPsychiatric Nurses Association said the sector faced a staffing crisis. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

The HSE faces a major challenge in finding sufficient staff to operate the new €140-million national forensic mental health service at Portrane in nor(...)

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