Travel stocks fall on fears over spread of the Ebola virus. Photograph: Ahmed Jallanzo/EPA

European stocks sank in huge trading volumes, extending their week-long selloff as concerns about global economic growth spooked investors. In the la(...)

DCC’s agm in Dublin last July. Photograph: Cyril Byrne.

DCC, a quoted distribution services group, has brought in specialist food industry investment bank Stamford Partners to explore options for its food d(...)

British Airways owner International Airlines Group reported a 55 per cent rise in second-quarter operating profit today, mainly due to a recovery at Spanish airline Iberia. Photograph: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

British Airways owner International Airlines Group reported a 55 per cent rise in second-quarter operating profit today, mainly due to a recovery at S(...)

Air France-KLM’s June passenger traffic climbed 2.9 per cent from a year ago

An Air France-KLM profit warning bruised European airline shares on Tuesday, as the latest evidence of overcapacity set the stage for possible further(...)

British Airways  benefited from additional Heathrow slots in 2013, with  profits of £651 million, an improvement of £77 million on the previous year. Photograph:  Steve Parsons/PA Wire

The owner of British Airways moved back into profit today after the business reported “huge progress” in the turnaround of Spanish carrier Iber(...)

Boeing is just one of the aviation companies to welcome the Irish Stock Exchange’s new dedicated aviation finance exchange.  Photographer: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg

The Irish Stock Exchange (ISE) has announced plans to create a specialist debt listing platform to enhance Ireland’s status as a global centre in avia(...)

Willie Walsh, middle, chief executive of International Airlines Group. IAG owns British Airways and Spain’s Iberia and Vueling. Photograph : Matt Kavanagh / The Irish Times

International Airlines Group has raised its 2015 profit target, showing confidence in the growth of transatlantic travel and turnaround plans for its (...)

Profit at Iberia rose to €74 million in the third quarter from €1 million in the same period a year ago. Photograph: Sergio Perez/Reuters

Profit at International Airlines Group more than doubled in the third quarter as Spanish carrier Iberia began to recover, adding to another strong per(...)

A leading European airline group has denounced Italian plans to rescue Alitalia as illegal yesterday as shareholders were due to vote on a capital in(...)

Willie Walsh, chief executive of International Airlines Group (IAG), parent of British Airways and Iberia, predicted on Monday that some carriers are likely to close as the shake up in the European industry continues.

“Weaker, peripheral” European airlines will struggle and possibly close under the twin pressures of increased competition and a weak economy, accordi(...)