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Postal Services Bill – Final Phase

We are now entering the very final phase of discussions on the Bill and I would ask that you contact those TDs that you spoke to/emailed before or approach newly elected TDs to remind them that as a postal user you will be watching the progress of this Bill closely.... More

Vodafone Offshoring of Jobs

Mr Sean Sherlock TD, Minister of State, at the Department of Enterprise, Jobs and Innovation issued the attached letter to TDs to enable them respond to representations in relation to the above matter.... More

Protect the Lowest Paid Campaign - Send a message to your TD

As you will probably be aware the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD, is undertaking a review of the Joint Labour Committee (JLC) systems which set pay, terms and conditions for the lowest paid and most vulnerable workers in the country.... More

Vodafone – CWU seeks protection for ‘contract partner’ staff

A decision by Vodafone to move existing contracted call centre operations to other locations within the Vodafone Group will impact on about 180 jobs at Vodafone and Rigney Dolphin.... More

Non-union telesales firm told to pay compensation over salary bands

The Labour Court has recommended that compensation of €2,000 should be paid to some workers at Global Telesales Ltd – part of the Deutsche Lufthansa group.... More

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Workers Beware: Email Campaign to Protect the Lowest Paid

Send an email to your local TDs telling them to support the campaign to protect low paid workers whose pay and conditions are under attack by Richard Bruton, Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Innovation.... More

CWU brands Vodafone action to “off shore” 130+ jobs as “callous and insensitive”

Union seeks intervention of Communications Minister to ensure Company meets its obligations to Irish workers and Irish operations... More

Global Union Alliance launched at IBM

Unions in IBM that are affiliates of the International Metalworkers' Federation, the European Metalworkers' Federation and UNI Global union have agreed that the three union federations sign an agreement creating a Global Union Alliance in IBM.... More

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