TITLE

Irish recovery plan falters over pay deal

AUTHOR(S)
Frawley, Martin
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
People Management;4/23/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the strained relations of the Irish government with Irish employers and unions over the decision of the government to increase taxes and impose budget cuts. It relates the increase in income tax introduced by finance minister Brian Lenihan during a meeting on a national recovery plan among the Irish Congress of Trade Unions (ICTU), the Irish Business and Employers Confederation (IBEC) and the government. It outlines the rationale given by Lenihan for the decision to increase taxes and reduce the budget.
ACCESSION #
40538079

 

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