Bjorn Kjos, CEO of Norwegian Air Shuttle, the carrier looking to offer long-haul low fares option to Asia and America out of Ireland.

Cork Airport looks set to get its first transatlantic service following a breakthrough in a dispute over the US government’s delay in granting a permi(...)

26/09/2012               FINANCE    Shareholders listen to a presentation by Alan Walsh ,Chief Executive Officer, at the ONE51 agm in Dublin today (Wed). Photograph: Eric Luke / THE IRISH TIMES

Plastics manufacturer and waste manager One51 has postponed plans for a stock market launch following pressure from certain shareholders, understood t(...)

ESB headquarters on Fitzwilliam Street, Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Changes introduced since 2000 mean the ESB is no longer a State-owned monopoly that generates electricity and supplies it to all households and busine(...)

Gerald Lawless, head of tourism and hospitality of Dubai Holdings: believes  rising education costs in the UK, combined with the country’s scrutiny of its “non-dom” tax rules, has created a good opportunity for the Republic’s universities to recruit students from Arab countries.

Increased education costs and changing tax rules for non-residents in the UK have created opportunities for the Republic’s universities to attract st(...)

New computer systems allow Revenue to track how money flows through the construction sector. Image: Thinkstock

The Revenue’s clampdown on construction yielded €15 million in settlements and penalties from defaulters last year, one tax expert says. Technology a(...)

Michael O’Leary warned that a ‘Brexit’ would endanger the agreements that allow freedom of movement between the UK and the rest of Europe. Photograph: Luke MacGregor/Bloomberg

The Irish lobby and businesses need to join the campaign to keep the UK in the European Union, according to Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary. (...)

Willie Walsh, (centre)  with other figures from the aviation industry at the launch of the UCD Masters in Aviation Finance at the Smurfit Business School. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Aer Lingus could fly from the Republic to China in the future if trade between the two countries drove demand for the service, the chief executive of(...)

A Ryanair aircraft sits on the tarmac at Dublin Airport. Photograph: Luke MacGregor/Bloomberg

The former head of economic regulation at the Dublin Airport Authority (DAA), Diarmuid O’Conghaile, is joining Ryanair later this year. Ryanair conf(...)

Michael O’Leary, chief executive officer of Ryanair. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

The Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) does not need to build a new €50 million air traffic control tower at Dublin Airport, according to Ryanair chief ex(...)

The IAA is responsible for the provision of air traffic management in Irish airspace

Profits at the Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) rose 13 per cent to almost €34 million last year, according to figures released on Monday. The authorit(...)