A report launched in Dundee has called for a new system of tax to boost the ailing coffers of Scottish councils.
A new system of property tax and environmental charges should be introduced to boost Scottish council funding, according to a report.
Trade union leaders are recommending strike action to care workers amid worries over split shift patterns.
Union members will meet on Monday to decide whether to take industrial action over changes to council workers’ terms and conditions.
Trade union leaders in Dundee have revealed they are in “intensive talks” with members about what action to take following last week’s city council budget meeting.
Bin workers in Birmingham are going on strike in a dispute over alleged “secret payments” to some staff in the city.
Council workers in Dundee have voted overwhelmingly in favour of industrial action if the city council presses ahead with controversial plans to change carers’ hours.
A shake-up of the council’s voluntary redundancy and early retirement process could lead to union members balloting for industrial action.
Scotland’s largest union for local government workers has announced its members have voted overwhelmingly to accept a new pay offer.
Patients are missing out on safe and compassionate care due to a shortage of NHS staff, according to a new poll.
Prime Minister Theresa May was accused of failing to guarantee jobs and workers’ rights when the UK leaves the EU after she held a series of face-to-face meetings with union leaders in Downing Street.
Trade union bosses in Dundee have declared they will fight any threat to council jobs with “everything it takes”.
Further talks were due to take place yesterday in a bid to prevent Dundee’s care workers losing thousands of pounds a year in wages.
Dundee City Council has been asked to improve its pay offer to local authority workers in a bid to avoid strike action.
Almost 2,000 Unison members who work for Dundee City Council are set to consider industrial action in their bid for a better pay deal.
Dundee residents could be left with overflowing bins at Christmas if refuse workers decide to strike in a row over pay.
Patients’ lives could be put at risk by a proposed change to working patterns for theatre staff at Ninewells Hospital.
An anti-austerity group is set to stage a protest against Dundee City Council’s plans to cut more than £15 million from its budget for the next year.
Dundee council workers are being subjected to almost two attacks per day, according to a union study.
Smokers in Dundee are still being fined for lighting up on buses, in work vehicles and in other public places — more than a decade after a country-wide ban was introduced.