Rob Rankin

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“In a normal year about 75%  of the revenue for the tourism economy actually comes from the international tourists.” Photograph: Getty Images

Domestic customers alone will not be enough to sustain Ireland’s tourism businesses, industry figures have warned, and the viability of many could be (...)

Rob Rankin, managing director of Vagabond Tours. Photograph: Rob Rankin

September is normally one of the busiest months for tour operator Vagabond, but this season was completely wiped out due to Covid-19, according to its(...)

ITOA president Rob Rankin said  the group understands that public health is and must be paramount.

Irish tour operators have said they require “substantial grant aid support” to stay in business due to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, The Incom(...)

Isme chief executive Neil McDonnell: 'Cutting back on roads for rail would make sense, but the truth is we only have a couple of economically viable rail routes'. Photograph: Siobhán Taylor

The Green Party’s preferred policies, outlined in its election manifesto and its list of 17 demands for government formation talks, present opportunit(...)