Deal opens up the possbility that Ryanair could ultimately do a deal to buy aircraft from Airbus, which supplies LaudaMotion’s planes. Photograph: Reuters

Ryanair is buying 75 per cent of an airline founded by multiple Formula One champion, Niki Lauda, in its first acquisition in 15 years. The move giv(...)

Aengus Whelan joins Stellwagen from ALAFCO Aviation and Lease.

Irish aviation financier Stellwagen has appointed Aengus Whelan as its new chief commercial officer. Mr Whelan will take on the role with immediate ef(...)

The Hodson Bay Hotel group now obtains 63 per cent of its bookings via phone.

Irish hoteliers are launching a fightback against the giants of the tourism industry, as they try to reduce dependency on the likes of Booking. com a(...)

A Pembrokeshire bronze turkey for 8-10 people costs between €65.25-€79.75 for Irish customers; but the equivalent cost for UK customers is just €50.32-€61.51.

Irish customers of Marks & Spencer are set to pay up to 39 per cent more than their UK counterparts for their turkeys, mince pies and trifles this(...)

Irish house prices are now rising at the third fastest pace in the world, according to a new global survey, which puts price growth in Ireland behind only Iceland and Hong Kong

Irish house prices are now rising at the third fastest pace in the world, according to a new global survey, which puts price growth in Ireland behind(...)

New orders rose at the fastest pace in over three years in June, with the UK and Asia key sources of growth in export business during the month. Photgraph: Getty

FIONA REDDANIrish manufacturing activity recorded its 13th consecutive month of growth in June, with new orders rising at the fastest pace in over thr(...)