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Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary.  The airline has announced measures to ease stringent travelling conditions for passengers. Photograph: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

The on-time jingle is to be silenced on early morning flights and passengers will be allowed correct minor booking errors and bring small shopping bag(...)

The Dart expansion programme aims to double peak-hour capacity to 52,000 an hour per direction by 2028. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Commuters in Dublin will have to pay higher bus and rail fares next year following National Transport Authority approval for increases of up to 10.3 p(...)

 Finian Sweeney in Sweeney’s off-licence in Phibsborough, Dublin. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The lowest hanging fruit appears to be the grape, and it was once again targeted by Michael Noonan when he announced a 50 cent increase in excise duty(...)

In less than  a year, maternity benefit has been cut by nearly €3,500

If you’re a teetotaller aged between 25 and 70 without any savings other than a modest pension and don’t give birth or suffer a bereavement over the n(...)

The Central Bank and the State’s credit unions are set for a showdown next week

The Central Bank and the State’s credit unions are set for a showdown next week after an umbrella group accused the bank of adopting an incoherent app(...)

The Central Bank and the State’s credit unions are set for a showdown next week

The Central Bank and the State’s credit unions are set for a showdown next week after an umbrella group accused the bank of adopting an incoherent (...)

Safe and sound: Billy Finn of Sentinel Vaults. Photograph: Cyril Byrne
Don’t trust the bank?

If a private security vault that opened for business in Dublin this week is as successful as its owners hope it will be, up to €75 million could soon (...)

Peter Tyndall: born in Dublin but has lived in Wales for 30 years and  has been Public Services Ombudsman for Wales for the last five years.

Peter Tyndall has been selected by the Government to succeed Emily O’Reilly as Ireland’s Ombudsman and Information Commissioner.Mr Tyndall, who was b(...)

Nan Collins waiting for treatment in the A&E department at Dublin’s Mater hospital. Photograph: John Collins

On a recent Friday night, as my colleague Conor Pope’s Magazine feature on his overnight shift in the A&E department at St James’s Hospital was hi(...)

A Bank of Ireland spokeswoman said the bank’s motivation in changing the eligibility for Golden Years accounts was to synchronise its account structures with the State pension qualifying age coming into effect next year. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Bank of Ireland has been accused of “kicking loyal customers in the teeth” over its decision to impose charges on all its customers until they reach t(...)

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