Gary Morrison

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Hostelworld said revenue was down but average booking value was up.

Online accommodation booking platform Hostelworld saw revenue fall as booking demand over the peak summer period failed to live up to expectations. (...)

 Walkers and cyclists on the Waterford Greenway. The chief executive of Irish travel website Hostelworld, Gary Morrison, says Hostelworld is optimistic about its future growth. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Irish travel website Hostelworld has reported a drop in revenue and profit for last year in what it described as a “highly competitive market”. But t(...)

Hostelworld chief executive Gary Morrison

Hostelworld expects modest earnings growth next year as it invests in new initiatives identified as part of a strategic revue into the business by its(...)

Irish travel website Hostelworld says the unusually hot weather in Europe this summer has led to a “softness” in bookings. “If these trends continue (...)

Hostelworld chairman Michael Cawley. The online booking platform is due to present results on Tuesday. Photograph: Frank Miller

MONDAY Results: Kenmare Resources, Estée Lauder. Indicators: Euro-zone construction output (Jun); German producer price index (Jul). TUESDAY Res(...)

The company has “limited visibility” on bookings in the forthcoming peak season.

Outgoing Hostelworld chief executive Feargal Mooney will continue to be paid his salary, benefits and pension payments while on “gardening leave” unti(...)

Feargal Mooney, left: Mr Mooney’s departure follows that of CFO Mari Hurley, who said in December she would leave the business in the first half of this year.    File photograph: Dave Meehan

Feargal Mooney is to step down as chief executive of Hostelworld, the Irish hostel-focused online booking platform. Mr Mooney, who joined Hostelwor(...)