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Ryanair hopes to land deals with major unions by Christmas

Oct 22 2018

DUBLIN Ryanair hopes to reach deals with all of its major unions by Christmas, its chief executive said on Monday, in a sign an end may be in sight to disruptions which have hit its profit and shares.

Ryanair warns fares to remain soft as summer profit falls 7 pct

Oct 22 2018

DUBLIN, Oct 22 Ryanair reported a 7 percent fall in profit during its key April-September season on Monday, citing higher fuel costs and damage to bookings caused by strikes, and said European short-haul airfares would remain soft this winter.

Sandwich maker Greencore abandons U.S. ambitions with $1 billion disposal

Oct 15 2018

DUBLIN British sandwich maker Greencore Group has agreed to sell its entire U.S. business for a little more than $1 billion, it said on Monday, abandoning the market only two years after spending heavily in an effort to quadruple sales there.

EU pilot group demands Ryanair reverse 'aggressive' base closures

Oct 12 2018

DUBLIN A pan-European body representing Ryanair pilot unions on Friday described the Irish airline's decision to close two bases and reduce its capacity this winter as a "declaration of war" on unions and said the move must be reversed to make progress.

EU pilot group demands Ryanair reverse 'aggressive' base closures

Oct 12 2018

DUBLIN A pan-European body representing Ryanair pilot unions on Friday described the Irish airline's decision to close two bases and reduce its capacity this winter as a "declaration of war" on unions and said the move must be reversed to make progress.

UPDATE 2-EU pilot group demands Ryanair reverse 'aggressive' base closures

Oct 12 2018

* Ryanair says high oil price forced closures (Add Ryanair says closures were response to oil price not punishment)

Ireland boosts budget spending as Brexit looms

Oct 09 2018

DUBLIN Ireland's finance minister boosted budget day spending for the second year in a row as the government warned of economic "carnage" if neighboring Britain crashes out of the European Union without a divorce deal.

Ryanair says it may trim expansion plans due to strikes

Sep 25 2018

DUBLIN Ryanair will consider cutting its growth plans for this winter and next summer if staff strikes continue, a senior executive said on Tuesday after announcing that 30,000 passengers will be grounded by a cabin crew strike on Friday.

Frustrated Ryanair investors target chairman after year of strikes

Sep 20 2018

GORMANSTON, Ireland A significant minority of Ryanair shareholders voted against the re-election of the airline's long-serving chairman on Thursday but they overwhelmingly rejected calls by trade unions to oppose Chief Executive Michael O'Leary.

Ryanair cabin crew unions threaten major strike in late September

Sep 07 2018

DUBLIN Seven trade unions representing Ryanair cabin crew in five countries threatened on Friday to hold a strike in late September unless the airline agrees to improve working conditions.

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