Aer Lingus has launched its “biggest ever” pilot recruitment drive.

Aer Lingus plans to recruit 200 pilots over the next three years as it continues to expand its network of services. In a statement on Tuesday, the I(...)

United Airlines jets at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago

US carrier United Airlines will axe its service from Shannon Airport to Chicago next year. United has been operating the seasonal service five times (...)

Transatlantic growth: Aer Lingus aircraft at Dublin Airport. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Relations between Aer Lingus and Dublin Airport have “soured immensely” in the last year, according to the airline’s chief operating officer, Mike Rut(...)

Niall Gibbons CEO of Tourism Ireland: will travel to the UK next week to meet industry counterparts. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Ireland’s post-Brexit appeal as a destination for UK tourists continues to fade, with latest figures showing a further drop in numbers. The figures h(...)

Volkswagen said the extra provisions would be reflected in its third-quarter operating results, which are due to be published on October 27th.

Volkswagen added provisions of around €2.5 billion on Friday to the mounting total from its diesel emissions scandal, which has already cost the compa(...)

The US department of transport has granted Norwegian UK an air carrier permit to allow it to operate flights between Europe, the UK and the US. File  photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Norwegian UK receives US air carrier certificate The march of Norwegian continues. The airline has been granted permission to operate transatlantic s(...)

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Losses in consumer stocks cut gains for Wall Street’s main indices. Photograph: Reuters

US president Donald Trump’s tax plans boosted stocks on Wednesday, while strong showings from several index heavyweights helped the Irish market outpe(...)

The Retail Excellence eCommerce Conference is on Wednesday at Crown Plaza Hotel, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15. Photograph: Matt Cardy/Getty Images

Monday Results: Aryzta. Indicators: German business climate, current conditions and expectations (Sep). Meetings: World Financial Symposium for (...)

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange: Markets are pricing in a 56 per cent probability of the Fed raising rates in December.  Photograph: Michael Nagle/ Bloomberg

European stocks drifted lower ahead of the US Federal Reserve’s rate decision and press conference, which took place after the main EU bourses closed.(...)

Automated Intelligence, established in 2010 by chief executive Mark Godfrey and chief technology officer Simon Cole, currently employs 65 people

A Belfast company specialising in software that automatically enforces compliance with data protection regulations has raised £1.5 million in new fund(...)