The key policy questions facing the Government are about connectivity for Ireland with Britain and the rest of the world. Photograph: Tim Boyle/Bloomberg

The Government needs to decide what its bottom line is in relation to its 25 per cent shareholding in Aer Lingus, with a fresh IAG bid on the table. I(...)

Minister for Transport Leo Varadkar said yesterday he urged all parties involved to “accept the panel’s recommendations”. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

Minister for Transport Leo Varadkar yesterday called on all parties to accept what he called the “best and last” opportunity to resolve a €750 mill(...)

Passenger numbers rose at Aer Lingus in the first half of the year.

Revenue at Aer Lingus rose 5 per cent in the first half of the year as both passengers and revenue per seat grew, but the airline recorded a pretax(...)