Aer Lingus  has already signalled that it could have to cut up to 500 jobs. Photograph: Tom Honan

Aer Lingus is not ruling out compulsory job cuts and closing bases at Cork and Shannon airports as it grapples with Government travel restrictions. T(...)

A woman walks past artist Emmalene Blake’s mural of singer Sinéad O’Connor near the site of the old Bernard Shaw pub in Dublin. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The hospitality industry took its first tentative steps towards reopening this week. But service is far from normal. Time limits, physical distancing (...)

Ryanair’s Eddie Wilson dismissed as meaningless Government plans to allow air travel only with countries with similarly low rates of coronavirus. Photograph: Bloomberg

The Government’s air travel taskforce warned two weeks ago that an immediate decision was needed on the Republic’s two-week Covid-19 quarantine. The (...)