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 High Court heard that Charleville Credit Union  failed to bring its reserves up to the regulatory requirement of 10% of assets. Its reserves were just 3.5%  last June

At least one neighbouring credit union has signalled that it is prepared to take over Charleville Credit Union, which the High Court placed in liquida(...)

Ryanair’s chief executive Michael O’Leary speaking at a press conference in Dublin to defend the airline over its decision to cancel up to 50 flights a day to deal with a staff rostering issue. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Ryanair has ended talks on a passenger transfer deal with rival Norwegian Air Shuttle, its chief executive Michael O’Leary has said. News that the ai(...)

Howard Millar: last  year joined Stellwagen as chief operating officer and as as chief executive of one of its divisions, Stellwagen Capital.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Howard Millar and two other executives are leaving Irish- and US-based aviation leasing specialist Stellwagen Group in a surprise move. Mr Millar, Ry(...)

Ireland’s over reliance on its corporate tax regime has been criticised by TASC. (Photograph: iStock)

The think tank for action on social change (TASC) has warned that Ireland is vulnerable to EU and US tax and corporate regulations changes as a resul(...)

Nama chief executive Brendan McDonagh and chairman Frank Daly at the publication of the agency’s annual report. Photograph: Maxwell

The National Asset Management Agency (Nama) could continue its work beyond 2020, when it was originally scheduled to end, chairman Frank Daly hinted o(...)

Chief executive Breon Corcoran described 2016 as a transformational year for the group.

Paddy Power Betfair, which delivered 12 per cent gross profit growth last year following creation by merger, may return excess cash to shareholders if(...)

Ardagh Group will use the proceeds of the bond sale to buy back dollar- and euro-denominated debt due to be repaid between 2019 and 2022. Photograph: iStock

Multinational packaging group Ardagh expects to cut €22 million off its annual interest bill of €400 million after moving to refinance part of its €7.(...)

Competitor Norwegian Air said it had sold more than 5,000 flights within hours of announcing services to the US from Irish airports  on Thursday. Photograph: Norwegian Air/PA Wire

Aer Lingus may offer special no-frills fares on transatlantic flights to combat Norwegian’s entry into the market, according to its chief executive, S(...)

Norwegian will provide the first ever transatlantic flights from Cork. Photograph: iStock

Norwegian Air International said it sold more than 5,000 flights within hours of announcing services to the US from Irish airports on Thursday. The (...)