Current Issue, 1st July 2015
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Lead News Items
LRC board approves Code on Whistleblowers & Model Policy
Agreed texts on a code of practice and model policy on 'whistelblowing' - drawn up and approved by the Labour Relations Commission and seen by IRN this week - are going to the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise & Innovation, Richard Bruton, to sign into secondary law.
Congress Agenda 2015 reflects 'changing of the guard'
Next week's biennial ICTU conference will reflect the immediate influence of the new ICTU general secretary, Patricia King, while also highlighting a significant innovation pushed through by her predecessor, David Begg.
New CSO survey shines light on part-time work debate
During the 2009-2014 period, many workers accepted part-time work due to the lack of full-time work, a new CSO study shows. However, greater availability of full-time work in the last year has reduced this phenomenon. (Read more>)