Tim Jeans: he joined Stobart as a non-executive chairman two years ago. File photograph: Eric Luke /The Irish Times

Stobart Air chairman, Tim Jeans, has left the airline amid growing speculation about its future. Tim Jeans, who took over as chairman at the Aer Ling(...)

Cyclists on Inis Mór, the largest of the Aran Islands. Numbers flying to the islands last year increased by 2.5 per cent, from to 39,506. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien.

The Government has re-advertised the tender for the €3.6 million subsidised air services to the Aran Islands it cancelled in controversial circumstanc(...)

The Tea Room at the Clarence Hotel. A new ownership structure sees the hotel business split between Bono, the Edge and property investor Paddy McKillen

Property developer John Ronan plans to open a 16-bedroom guesthouse on Grafton Street in Dublin. Mr Ronan is seeking permission to revamp No 70, which(...)

It is understood Stobart Air’s owners have been contemplating a sale for some time.

The main backers of the airline that operates Aer Lingus’s regional services are considering a sale to an investment fund in the new year. Stobart (...)

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Tourists arriving back on the mainland after a ferry trip to Inis Mór. File photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Minister of State for Gaeltacht Affairs Joe McHugh has urged the “various stakeholders” to find a solution to the threatened cut in the sole winter fe(...)

A decision by the European Commission in respect of tax rulings by the Irish Revenue in relation to the corporate taxation of Apple is expected. Photograph: Kimihiro   Hoshino/AFP/Getty Images

The European Commission has ordered Luxembourg and the Netherlands to recover unpaid tax from Fiat and Starbucks in the region of €20 millio(...)

The new contract will cost the Department €1.62 million

Aer Arann will provide an air service to the Aran Islands until September 30th 2016, the Minister of State for the Gaeltacht Joe McHughhas announced. (...)

There was a drama of sorts for the Aran Islands. Above, Inis Mór. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

‘A drama for the Aran islands' Indeed, the Aran drama, if that is the appropriate word, continues. Since the 1970s, the islands have been serve(...)

Aer Arann Islands has said it will fly today as a gesture of goodwill to the islanders

The Department of the Gaeltacht failed to extend the contract to the existing Aran Islands air service before it made its last flight yesterday . How(...)