Some Irish Workers Overpaid and Underworked ?

According to two reports this week - it looks like some workers in Ireland could be underworked and overpaid. The Central Bank of Ireland said in it's recent quarterly bulletin that pay remains high in both the public ...
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Sick Pay Cuts in Public Sector

Current public sector sickness pay  arrangements mean that workers can get  six months of sick leave on full pay followed by six months on half pay within any period of four years when this is certified by a ...
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Budget 2011 and The Four Year Plan

The Irish cabinet are holding an emergency meeting this evening  to finalise details of a four year budgetary plan for the country . This plan will be closely tied to the forthcoming December 7th Budget for 2011 - ...
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Ministers Salary Cuts in Budget 2010

The 2010 Budget announced that the  salaries of Ministers and Secretaries General of government departments will be reduced by 15% and the  Taoiseach’s salary will be reduced by 20%. In the Budget speech - Brian Lenihan made it ...
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Budget 2010 and Public Sector Pay Cuts

The 2010 Budget has announced the following reductions in Public Sector pay: Public Servants earning over 200,000 will have a 15% pay reduction. Public Servants earning from 165,000 to 200,000 will have a 12% pay reduction. Public Servants ...
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