Aer Lingus aircraft at Dublin Airport. The carrier is relaunching its Gold Circle loyalty programme as AerClub from early next year.Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

Aer Lingus loyalty club members will be able to get discounts on British Airways and Iberia flights from next spring, when the Irish airline’s scheme (...)

Finnair is 56 per cent-owned by Finland, and the country’s previous government had held some discussions on whether to lower its stake to open way for alliances and deals

Aer Lingus-owner IAG said it was not in talks with Finnair, denying a report in a Finnish newspaper that had fuelled speculation it might take a stake(...)

IAG chief exective Willie Walsh. Photograph: Alan Betson /The Irish Times

Aer Lingus’s parent is not ruling out plans for the Irish airline to offer transatlantic flights from outside Ireland. International Consolidated Air(...)

IAG said it plans to convert a number of long-haul aircraft options into firm orders for both Aer Lingus and its Spanish counterpart Iberia

Aer Lingus owner International Airlines Group (IAG) has said it is to provide the Irish airline with two new planes to enable it to expand its long-ha(...)

Irish airline has contributed 1.6 points of IAG’s capacity increase and generated €262 million in revenues

Aer Lingus recorded an operating profit of €45 million in the period since joining International Consolidated Airlines’ Group (IAG) in mid-August with(...)

IAG is forecast to post a huge jump in third quarter earnings with Goodbody expecting a €1.29 billion operating profit

Aer Lingus parent International Consolidated Airlines’ Group (IAG) has approved its first interim dividend since the group was established following a(...)

Michael O’Leary hopes shareholders will be able to  pay capital gains rather than income tax on the distibution Photograph: EPA

Ryanair has shelved plans to launch a low-cost transatlantic carrier as it cannot get the aircraft it needs to operate such a service. Chief executive(...)

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(...)