TUI Travel, whose many brands include Thomson and Airtours, said it was “pleased with current trading”.

British travel group TUI Travel, weeks away from completing a merger with TUI AG, reported a forecast-beating 11 percent rise in underlying profits on(...)

Flying high: Aer Lingus finished up 3.14 per cent at €1.48, while Ryanair surged 7.66 per cent to €8.18. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

US stocks fluctuated, after a monthly advance pushed benchmark indexes to records, as growth in manufacturing reinforced strength in the American eco(...)

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Alas, allowing for a few notable exceptions (some oriental leaves, onions, aubergines, for example), it’s still too early to sow seed of most vegetabl(...)

While tour operators have a future, the model which has served them well for generations is doomed Photograph: AP Photo/Michael Probst

What impact will Thomas Cook’s departure from the traditional charter holiday market in Ireland have?Probably not very much. While some commentators h(...)

The Air Ethiopian Boeing Dreamliner which caught fire at Heathrow airport in London on Friday. Photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

British investigators said yesterday a transmitter made by US firm Honeywell was one of several components that may have caused a fire on an Ethiopian(...)

Thomson Airways said its Dreamliner flight to Florida was flown back to Manchester airport this afternoon as a ‘precautionary measure’. Photograph: Paul Thomas/Bloomberg

Heathrow Airport has advised passengers travelling into and out of the airport that flights may be delayed after an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 787 Dre(...)