Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe: reminded the agency that directions from previous ministers still stood

Ryanair is threatening Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe with legal action unless he withdraw a statutory direction to the State’s aviation regul(...)

Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe: directed that when the regulator makes its final decision on the airport charges cap, it must ensure Dublin Airport’s financial viability is protected so it can implement various aspects of Government aviation policy. Photograph: Frank Miller

Deja vu, history repeating itself, we’ve been here before . . . choose whichever cliche you like, because it has happened again. As the Commission for(...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan and Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin gave a “helpful and important update” on the Budget to Cabinet this morning, Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe has confirmed.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan and Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin gave a “helpful and important update” on the Budget (...)

The National Transport Authority  has determined that tendering about 10 per cent of  Dublin Bus or Bus Éireann’s routes represents little threat to the firms’ overall operations.

Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe has defended controversial plans to put out to tender 10 per cent of bus routes currently operated by Dublin Bu(...)

Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe: warned that the DAA must be allowed raise the cash it needs to implement Government aviation policy.

Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe has stepped into the row over plans to cut Dublin Airport’s passenger charges by issuing a warning that the hub(...)

A file image of Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Paschal Donohoe (right), with  Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Brendan Howlin. Photograph: Collins

The Government will look to its “track record” on reducing VAT and introducing tax incentive schemes when framing its upcoming Budget, according to Mi(...)

Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe has described fresh allegations of continued abuses of the penalty points system as “very, very serious” and says they must be investigated properly.  Photograph: Frank Miller / The Irish Times

Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe has described fresh allegations of continued abuses of the penalty points system as “very, very serious” and sa(...)

Families enjoy the long evening light at dusk as they jump from Creevy Pier, kayak and paddle board in Donegal Bay. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien / The Irish Times

Overseas visitors spent an estimated € 1.535 billion in the State in the first half of this year, according to new figures hailed as a sign of economi(...)

Management consultant Ultan Courtney has been appointed chairman designate of Dublin Bus for a three-year period by Minister for Transport Paschal Don(...)

Paschal Donohoe: said the merger and establishment of the new company were the final critical steps in a process that began in 2012.

Shannon Group, the new State company that will merge the responsibilities of the airport authority and development agency, will be formally establishe(...)