Playing catch-up on public sector pay
To achieve a sustainable successor to Lansdowne Road will be challenging
So Asti is still outside the tent. The decision of its members, in line with the recommendation of its leadership to reject the government’s pay offer, is another headache for both government and teachers. Since the Labour Court decision on the Garda dispute, the government has been playing catch-up on public service pay.
The patch-up job, while the Duffy Public Service Pay Commission Report is awaited, has cost an unforeseen €120 million on...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
With any subscription you will have access to
Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps
Unlimited access to our eReader library
Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week
Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you
Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences
Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine
Private rental sector remains strong despite Covid-19
Demand continues to outstrip supply in both residential and PRS markets, while developers adapt new build designs to take the pandemic into account
How the programme for government will shape housing
Several strategic changes offer an opportunity for positive reform of planning and development
Comment: US must defuse Covid-19’s ticking time bomb of debt
The United States cannot defeat the pandemic like a military foe but it can learn from looking back at its post-war economic recovery