Ryanair sees providing price comparisons as essential if it is to avoid becoming dependent on third-party websites, like Skyscanner

Ryanair aims to take on the online travel companies with a new website that will offer its 100 million annual passengers flight price comparisons, che(...)

The ISE  reported strong activity in Irish Government bonds and treasury bills during the second quarter with turnover reaching €54.9 billion

More than 33,700 securities from over 4,100 issuers in 82 countries were listed on the Irish Stock Exchange (ISE) at the end of June. New figures rele(...)

Ryanair will look to expand its Gatwick presence by bidding for slots opened up by IAG purchase of Aer Lingus. Photorapgh: Gerry Images.

Ryanair has confirmed it will bid for Gatwick slots to be freed up as a condition of the Aer Linguse sale to the IAG group. Responding on Wednesday t(...)

IAG has  promised the commission it will enter into agreements with IAG’s long-haul rivals to maintain route link-ups with Aer Lingus’s network. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg

The proposed €1.36 billion takeover of Aer Lingus by IAG, the parent company of British Airways and Iberia, has cleared its last major obstacle after(...)

IAG last week formally announced its offer for Aer Lingus, valuing the airline at €1.4 billion

International Consolidated Airlines Group (IAG) must wait until July 15th to find out if the European Commission will approve its €1.4 billion offer (...)

International Airlines Group chief executive Officer Willie Walsh. Photograph: Francois Lenoir/Reuters

It is not clear if the IAG bid for Aer Lingus has run into some real turbulence with the European Commission’s competition directorate or if the conce(...)

EU Commission raises concerns over IAG  €1.4 billion  bid for Aer Lingus.

EU officials are likely to have raised competition concerns over Heathrow landing rights and transatlantic routes with Aer Lingus suitor Internationa(...)

IAG last week formally announced its offer for Aer Lingus, valuing the airline at €1.4 billion

IAG has said Spain’s Banco Santander has agreed to join with other banks to provide the aviation giant with a €1.4 billion loan to help it fund its pr(...)

“The consolidation of airlines is probably the strongest argument for the sell-off of the State’s stake in Aer Lingus. Yet airline mergers have yet to prove a financial success. Iberia and the largest airline group in Europe, Lufthansa, are struggling.” Photograph: Peter Muhly/AFP/Getty Images

Aer Lingus is back in the spotlight since the British Airways parent IAG formally announced the terms of its offer for the airline last week, valuing (...)

Shareholders are pressing Ryanair on whether or not it plans to sell its €400 million Aer Lingus stake to IAG, which this week launched a formal off(...)