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Earlier in the year, the tourism and hospitality industry was far less opposed to the concept of a vaccine pass. Photograph: iStock

Hospitality industry lobby groups are up in arms about their members potentially being landed with responsibility for checking customers’ vaccination (...)

 Clifden in Connemara.

The “shattered” tourism industry is calling for State agency Fáilte Ireland to be given €1 billion next month by the new Government to disburse to st(...)

An industry representative said Minister for Tourism Shane Ross had ‘failed again’ for not getting last year’s VAT move reversed. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Confusion reigned over the Government’s budget measures for tourism, with the industry critical of the failure to reinstate its special VAT rate and i(...)

Shane Ross has become what he railed against in his days at the Sunday Independent: a minister who is determined to buy the public’s approval with their own money

A press release landed in media inboxes on Wednesday from the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport, which is presided over by Minister Shane Ros(...)

Tourists in Dublin at the Molly Malone statue. Photograph: Alan Betson

A drop in the number of British tourists to Ireland is a cause for concern despite an overall growth in the market in 2017, a tourism body has said. (...)