Shannon Group Chairman Rose Hynes and Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton. Photo: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Shannon Airport’s recent turnaround has earned it the overall Airport Achievement Award from the European Regions Airline Association (ERA).The accola(...)

Ryanair has called time on its calendar of cabin crew in bikinis.The low-fare airline’s chief executive Michael O’Leary told Today FM that the calend(...)

Ireland’s European Parliament Commissioner-designate Phil Hogan at EU hearing today. Screengrab

Ireland’s European Commissioner-designate Phil Hogan confirmed this morning he had made representations on behalf of his constituents for jobs(...)

Former Fine Gael minister Phil Hogan is expected to face tough questioning from MEPs when he appears before the European Parliament’s agriculture committee tomorrow morning for a three-hour hearing on his nomination as Ireland’s next European commissioner.   Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Former Fine Gael minister Phil Hogan is expected to face tough questioning from MEPs when he appears before the European Parliament’s agriculture comm(...)

Some 220,000 young people aged 15-35 left the country in the five years to April this year, an exit rate reminiscent of the 1980s.

If the labour market continues to recover at its current rate, unemployment should hit 10.8 per cent before the year is out. This would further(...)

Ireland’s commissioner-designate Phil Hogan will be questioned for three hours by members of the European Parliament’s agriculture committee. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

What awaits Phil Hogan on Thursday? Ireland’s commissioner-designate will be questioned for three hours by members of the European Parliament’s agricu(...)

Patrick O’Connell (centre) sits on the bench during his time with Barcelona. He lead an exhibition tour to Mexico in 1937 which helped save the club.   Photograph: FCB

Johan Cruyff wants you to read this. So do Oliver Kahn, Martin O’Neill and Luis Figo. They are just some of the luminaries who have expressed their(...)

Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil (right) has a laugh alongside Jack Wilshere (left) and Tomas Rosicky (centre) during a training session at London Colney, Hertfordshire.  Photograph: John Walton/PA Wire.

Arsenal will be without midfielder Aaron Ramsey (hamstring) and captain Mikel Arteta (calf) for tomorrow night’s Champions League Group D match aga(...)

The tower of the new European Central bank (ECB) (R) is pictured next to the former market hall ‘Grossmarkthalle’ at the site of the new ECB headquarters in Frankfurt. Photograph: Ralph Orlowski/Reuters

The European Central Bank’s new banking watchdog will establish a whistleblower system to get tips on banks that may be breaking its rules and will se(...)

Spain’s prime minister Mariano Rajoy to try to halt referendum. Photograph: Sergio Perez/Reuters

The Spanish government has filed appeals at the country’s top court to try and halt the powerful northeastern region of Catalonia from staging an inde(...)