Showing items tagged with 'ireland'
4 April 2018: The union welcomes the latest announcement from the Irish Data Protection Commissioner.
3 April 2018: The Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement has made serious claims in relation to breaches of the data protection rights of employees of Independent News and Media plc.
2 March 2018: The decision of the Taoiseach to order a review of the Irish government’s Strategic Communications Unit and new guidelines for state sponsored advertorials has been welcomed by the NUJ.
27 February 2018: Editors in Ireland must resist the pressure from advertising agencies and should not allow clear lines to be blurred. The union will defend any journalist or editor who is placed under commercial pressure to compromise editorial standards.
7 February 2018: Attack on Kevin Magee condemned as an attack on media freedom.
1 February 2018: NUJ's Irish Secretary calls report "disappointing" and says it fails to address problems, particularly in the media sector.
6 December 2017: The union's Irish Secretary wins assurances on independence of the titles and trade union recognition will continue.
21 November 2017: The bill, proposed by Senator Ged Nash, would put all workers on an equal footing where they are carrying out the same duties, but are not legally designated as ‘employees’.
16 November 2017: The company's current proposals will have a detrimental impact on the local community and quality journalism.
15 November 2017: Séamus Dooley, Irish Secretary, told the Oireachtas Committee on Justice & Equality that the right of journalists to protect confidential sources must be enshrined in domestic legislation.