The All-Island Free Travel pass which was launched in 2007

The free travel scheme for pensioners is not sustainable in its current form, the Department of Social Protection warned in its pre-budget submissi(...)

Recent analysis had demonstrated “the urgent need to address the ongoing viability of CIÉ, particularly Irish Rail, in the context of a significant reappraisal of the existing rail network”

There is a looming cash crisis in CIÉ, the State-owned transport group, the Department of Transport warned the Government’s comprehensive review of e(...)

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(...)

In 2012 the department told the High Court the agreement was neither aid nor a contract, and is not profitable for Bus Éireann, which only recovers its costs for the service

The Government gave incorrect information to the European Commission about its €160 million-a-year agreement with Bus Éireann to operate the school tr(...)

Fine Gael Ministers of State:Minister of State at the Department of the Taoiseach with Special Responsibility as Government Chief Whip and Defence: Pa(...)

Ethiopian Airlines is considering launching a service from Addis Ababa to Los Angeles that would use Dublin as a stopover.

The Government has taken the first step towards a potentially controversial deal with Ethiopian Airlines that would allow the carrier to stop at Dubli(...)

Former minister for transport Leo Varadkar (left): The Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport has issued a marine notice with details of the beacon safety recall. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

LORNA SIGGINSMarine Correspondent Owners of hundreds of emergency position indicating radio beacons (EPIRBs) in the Irish fishing and sailing fleets h(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny unveils his new Cabinet in the Dáil this afternoon.

A Cheann Comhairle, I wish to inform the House that the President, acting on my advice, has accepted the resignations of Deputy Pat Rabbitte, Deput(...)

Ireland’s  Nicolas Roche is back in action in Northern Spain tomorrow.

Although he finished the three-week Tour de France last Sunday, Nicolas Roche is already back in action again tomorrow when he lines out in the Clasi(...)

Minister for Transport, Leo Varadkar: many rural rail services will “no longer be sustainable”. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A Minister of State has denied there is any Government plan to close down rural railway lines in the wake of (...)