Hilton, owner of the Waldorf-Astoria and Hampton Inn brands, aims to meet increasing demand by young travelers seeking no-frills, affordable lodging. (Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg)

Hilton Worldwide, the world’s biggest hospitality company by number of rooms, may add a new brand that focuses on small, cheap hotels in big cities, (...)

InterContinental Hotels Group, which runs the former Four Seasons in Dublin, is to return $1.5 billion to shareholders in the form of a special dividend after selling hotels in Paris and Hong Kong last year.

InterContinental Hotels Group, owner of the InterContinental Dublin, plans to return $1.5 billion to shareholders in the form of a special dividend a(...)

European Central Bank president Mario Draghi: the ECB is expected to make an interest rate announcement. Photograph: Francois Lenoir/Reuters

European shares rose on Monday, boosted by expectations of more help from the European Central Bank, which weakened the euro and helped carmake(...)

Permanent TSB rose 4.94 per cent to €4.25 on the back of an interim management statement in which it said financial performance improved in the third quarter

European shares rose yesterday, supported by a weak euro but against the background of concerns for political stability in Portugal. DUBLIN Perman(...)

Kingspan shares increased nearly 5% to €23.35 on the back of positive quarterly numbers and a full-year profit forecast of €250m

World equity indexes fell and oil prices weakened on yesterday as disappointing trade data in China stoked further concerns over weakening global grow(...)

Westin in Dublin: a Starwood hotel

InterContinental Hotels (IHG) has held early-stage talks with Starwood Hotels & Resorts over a union to create the world’s largest hotel group, ac(...)

The Dublin InterContinental was known as the Four Seasons until the start of this year

InterContinental Hotels jumped in London trading after the Financial Times reported the company has held early-stage merger talks with Starwood Hot(...)

The rooftop pool of the InterContinental hotel in Hong Kong.  IHG has agreed to sell InterContinental Hong Kong to a consortium of investors for $938 million.

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) said on Friday it had agreed to sell InterContinental Hong Kong to a consortium of investors for $938 million (€83(...)

Aer Lingus shed some of the gains it made on Thursday on the back of reports the Government was close to agreeing to sell the State’s stake to  IAG. Photograph: Alan Betson

European stocks slid on Friday as concern over the impact of Greek debt was exacerbated by declines in the US and Asia. A two-hour blackout at news a(...)

Ryanair set to go transatlantic News that Ryanair’s board has approved the planning for a transatlantic service will be welcomed at Dublin and Shannon(...)