We Need Political Support in a Practical Way’ Palestinian Ambassador tells Congress

24 April 2018

The Palestinian Ambassador to Ireland has called for official recognition for the state of Palestine “as soon as possible” in order to bring clarity to the border issue and to ensure Israel “treats us as equals.”
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Congress Calls on Irish Govt. to Support Greater Equality and Back Adoption of EU Work-Life Balance Directive

08 March 2018

Govt should mark International Women's Day with support for greater family leave and flexible working
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Congress construction unions call for ‘all-party support’ for Bogus Self Employment Bill, ahead of debate in Seanad

27 February 2018

The Construction Industry Committee (CIC) of the Irish Congress of Trade Unions has called for ‘all-party support’ for a Labour Party bill to tackle Bogus Self Employment that is due to be debated in the Seanad tomorrow (Wednesday, February 28).
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Changes needed to precarious work Bill

20 February 2018

Proposed legalisation on precarious work cannot deal with the problem and must be changed in five key areas if it is to benefit the hundreds of thousands of people enduring unacceptable working conditions.
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NBRU/SIPTU Both parties in Irish Rail Training Dispute have, after 18 hours of discussions at WRC, agreed to refer the disputed procedural issue to the Labour Court.

13 February 2018

Dermot O Leary/Greg Ennis said: "Despite the best efforts of both Trade Unions and our representatives to persuade the Company that the longstanding agenda of a reduction in the Working Week should have parity of esteem with that of the Training/Mentoring issue, as a way of progressing the issues in dispute, the WRC has this evening agreed to refer the alleged Company breach of procedure, (it's intention to force changes to Train Drivers Terms and conditions) to the Labour Court for adjudication.
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Congress Construction Unions says 'Workers Must Not Bear Brunt of Carillion Collapse'

24 January 2018

All workers affected by collapse advised to make immediate contact with their union
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