Aer Lingus told the markets it now expected to “at least” equal its 2013 performance and deliver a surplus of €61 million. Photograph: Getty

It is seven weeks to the day since Aer Lingus warned its profits would be between 10 per cent and 20 per cent lower than last year as a result of indu(...)

Aer Lingus’s  second-quarter profit was the best in five years and was a 33 per cent improvement on the same period in 2013. Photograph: Peter Muhly/AFP

Aer Lingus is attempting to tackle the ongoing industrial relations problems, which recently grounded the airline for a day and cost it €10 million(...)

 Aer Lingus has reinstated its 2014 profit guidance, six weeks after it downgraded it. Photo: Bloomberg

Aer Lingus has reinstated its 2014 profit guidance, six weeks after it downgraded it, saying that recent trading trends would help it meet the target(...)

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A senior Aer Lingus executive has begun court action to prevent his removal from his position, following an alleged dispute with other senior execu(...)

Trade union Impact, which represents Aer Lingus cabin crew and other staff at the airline as well as at the DAA, said it would be balloting members on the expert group proposals for the pension scheme. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Trade union Siptu has poured cold water on hopes of an imminent solution to the long-running row over a €750 million hole in a pension fund operated j(...)

Hasbro lost 3.3 per cent to $51.46. The toys and game maker reported second-quarter revenue that fell short of estimates. Photograph: Reuters

Shares fell across the globe as fighting erupted in eastern Ukraine, the first major eruption of violence there since a Malaysian airliner was shot do(...)

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Anyone who has ever studied a foreign language is familiar with the idea of a “false friend”, a word that looks identical but has a completely distinc(...)

 Members of the Ravens team in RV-8 aircraft perform acrobatic manoeuvres to a huge crowd over Bray during the Bray Air Display as  part of the Bray Summerfest supported by the Irish Aviation Authority. Photograph: Alan Betson

A record-breaking 88,000 spectators craned their necks and fixed their eyes on the skies above the coastal town today for the annual Bray Air Display.(...)

At close to six years, Mueller will be one of the longer serving Aer Lingus chief executives of the past two decades.

While it surprised quite a few people, Christoph Mueller’s decision to step down as chief executive of Aer Lingus next May is not seen as a result of (...)