IAG, which already owns British Airways and Spanish carriers Iberia and Vueling, twice approached Aer Lingus in December. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

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Heathrow is likely to loom large in any talks between IAG and Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe and his cabinet colleagues, who will decide the fate of the Government’s 25.1 per cent stake. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

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Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe said the Government would look at any offer for Aer Lingus from the perspective of its value and potential impact on the Republic’s links with the rest of the world. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

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Aer Lingus is expected to recommend a takeover bid from IAG, the owner of British Airways and Spain’s Iberia. IAG’s €2.50 a share cash takeover approach marks its third bid in just over a month

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While things seem a little less certain now,  the airline remains in an offer period. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Confidence in a third approach for Aer Lingus by International Consolidated Airlines’ Group (IAG) seems to be waning in some quarters. The Irish airli(...)