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 Ryanair chairman David Bonderman was held the position for 22 years. File photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Shareholders in Ryanair have called for changes in the governance structures of the company, urging that the chairman is replaced. As well as recomme(...)

Speakers at the Chartered Accountants Ireland conference included Andrew Keating, Brendan Jennings, Barry Dixon and Sinéad Donovan. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Mounting regulation of auditors threatens to reduce the role to a meaningless “technical box-ticking” exercise, according to Michael Cawley, former Ry(...)

Always getting better? Michael O’Leary decided to re-engineer Ryanair by improving its customer service. Illustration: Paul Ryder

In late 2013, having weathered two profit warnings, Ryanair’s chief executive, Michael O’Leary, took a decision that risked changing the existing Ryan(...)

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(...)

Fáilte Ireland has had several major successes in recent years, such as the launch of the Wild Atlantic Way.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Tensions have arisen between the tourism industry and Fáilte Ireland, the State agency responsible for the industry’s development, over a call by an i(...)

The group’s flagship brand, Hostelworld, represented 93 per cent of total bookings as compared with 87 per cent in 2016.

Hostelworld chief executive Feargal Mooney received a salary and bonus in excess of €700,000 last year, the company’s annual report shows. Mr Mooney (...)

Linked Finance chief executive Niall Dorrian and Murphy’s Ice Cream co-founder Sean Murphy, who raised €75,000 via the P2P platform in 2016

Linked Finance, the peer-to-peer (P2P) lending platform which has signed over 1,200 loans for Irish businesses, has said it is on track to be profitab(...)

The company has about 6 per cent of the domestic electricity market and 3 per cent of the residential gas sector

Profits more than doubled last year at PrePayPower, the pay-as-you-go energy provider controlled by tech investor Andrew Collins and private equiteer (...)

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