The stand-off between pilots and Ryanair management has simmered since the airline was forced to cancel more than 20,000 flights. Photograph: Paul Faith/Getty Images

The leader of the pilots’ union at the US airline on which Ryanair reputedly modelled itself will meet the Irish carriers’ fliers later this week. A (...)

Peter Bellew has been appointed as chief operations officer at Ryanair following the resignation of Michael Hickey. Photograph: Paul Faith/Getty Images

The first task of Ryanair’s new chief operations officer, Peter Bellew, will be to ease any strains in the airline’s relationship with its pilots, ind(...)

The Sunday Times has reported that while Dublin won maximum points in a competition to host the EMA, so did six other cities

It is understood that Irish authorities are bracing to lose out in the race to host the European Banking Authority and the European Medicines Agency f(...)

Kerry’s shares  reached an all-time high of €84.57 on Friday, before pulling back on Monday as investors eyed the company’s first presentation to analysts on Wednesday under new chief executive Edmond Scanlon. Photograph: Dara MacDonaill

European shares advanced on Monday, with Germany’s Dax index reaching an all-time high and Spain’s Ibex buoyed as concerns over Catalonia eased follow(...)

EasyJet will be keen to fill the vacuum left by Monarch at locations including Luton and London’s Gatwick airport. Photograph: Philippe Huguen/AFP/Getty Images

EasyJet Plc is counting on the failure of three rival carriers to help accelerate its expansion into major European markets, bringing a silver lining (...)

The New York Stock Exchange: Switch  jumped by almost half in its trading debut after raising $531m in an initial public offering, the third-biggest technology IPO this year in the US. Photograph: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg

European shares rose for the fourth consecutive week on Friday as confidence over the region’s economic recovery outweighed worries over the Catalonia(...)

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

Switch Inc jumped by almost half in its trading debut after raising $531 million in an initial public offering, the third-biggest technology IPO this(...)

Amazon is planning to launch its own delivery service to take on established players such as UPS and FedEx.  Photograph: John MacDougall/AFP/Getty Images

Shares of United Parcel Service Inc and FedEx Corp fell on Thursday after a report that Amazon. com Inc was testing its own delivery service, potentia(...)

Netflix show Orange Is the New Black

Netflix Inc is raising the price of its most popular service plan in the US by 10 per cent as the streaming video giant looks to help pay for its ambi(...)

Sports Direct founder Mike Ashley. Photograph: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

Sportswear billionaire Mike Ashley has closed almost half of Sports Direct International’s concessions in the stores of struggling UK department store(...)