Mick WallaceTD:   “How in God’s name can we give permits to the civilian aircraft that we admit are carrying weapons with them when we know bloody well they are going to war?” Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Strict conditions governed the landing of any country’s military aircraft at Irish airports, Tánaiste Joan Burton said. She said the aircraft must b(...)

Rose Hynes:  chairwoman of  Irish Water

Irish Water Rose Hynes (chairwoman) Ms Hynes is the chairwoman of both Ervia (formerly known as Bord Gáis) and Irish Water, to which she wa(...)

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(...)

Donald Trump landed in Shannon Airport, vowing to bring hundreds of jobs over the next few years to Co Clare.

Having rolled out the red carpet early last week for US billionaire Donald Trump’s arrival, Shannon Airport Authority (SAA) chair Rose Hynes received (...)

Dublin Airport Authority (DAA), responsible for Dublin and Cork, this week wrote to the union seeking a meeting to discuss new proposals

Trade union Siptu says it is willing to talk to the managements of three airports threatened by strike next month in a row over a hole in a pen(...)

Aer Lingus staff, who are members of Siptu, have voted overwhelmingly for strike action. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Minister for Transport Leo Varadkar has said there is no justification for strike action in the aviation sector over pensions until these new p(...)

Rose Hynes: chairwoman of Irish Water and Bord Gáis and Irish Water, to which she was appointed in July, 2013. She has been chairwoman of Bord Gáis since July, 2009

The Irish Water board was established in July, 2013, with more members appointed last November following a public advertisement process. It incl(...)

The Bill to abolish severance pay is being sponsored by Minister for Public Expenditure Brendan Howlin.

The Government will make good on its promise to end severance payments to retiring ministers this autumn, with new legislation planned to discontinue (...)

 The Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Leo Varadkar confirmed the draft includes provisions allowing the Republic to adopt part of the Cape Town Convention, an international agreement governing aircraft leasing, that will enhance creditors’ security in an airline insolvency. Photograph: The Irish Times

Government plans to adopt insolvency practices laid down in an international treaty will boost the Republic’s €19 billion-a-year aircraft leasing sect(...)

The trustees of the joint pension scheme operated by Aer Lingus and the Dublin Airport Authority are believed to have told the companies that the €200 million they are offering to help plug the deficit in the scheme is not enough.

The trustees of the joint pension scheme operated by Aer Lingus and the Dublin Airport Authority are believed to have told the companies that the €200(...)