Fearghal O'Connor

Fearghal O'Connor

Solar power special: A place in the sun

Solar power special: A place in the sun

Ireland could be set for an explosion of solar energy, but who will lead the way in this expanding multibillion-euro sector?

Siptu angry over DAA staff survey on pay deal

Siptu angry over DAA staff survey on pay deal

Officials warn that a move by company to put suggestion boxes in breakrooms is unacceptable

Siptu report: union shouldn’t only fund Labour Party

Siptu report: union shouldn’t only fund Labour Party

Report also recommends scrapping Jack O’Connor’s general president position

Supermac’s boss McDonagh plans expansion abroad

Supermac’s boss McDonagh plans expansion abroad

Irish burger king is unruffled by McDonalds legal row

Pat McDonagh: Portrait of an  unheralded tycoon

Pat McDonagh: Portrait of an unheralded tycoon

Supermac’s employs more people in Ireland than most multinationals. Now, in the face of opposition from global giant McDonald’s, it looks set to expand overseas

Aer Lingus: no benefit to second runway

Aer Lingus: no benefit to second runway

The airline told the aviation regulator it fears that passengers will end up paying for the runway

'If things had been different, Aer Lingus could have been another Alitalia'

'If things had been different, Aer Lingus could have been another Alitalia'

Thankfully Aer Lingus had a saviour in the form of Willie Walsh, writes Fearghal O'Connor

Fisherman’s blues: Inside Donegal’s crucial fishing industry

Fisherman’s blues: Inside Donegal’s crucial fishing industry

A dark cloud looms over the fishing town of Killybegs

Strike fears at airport as staff reject pay deal

Strike fears at airport as staff reject pay deal

• DAA management had mounted campaign to persuade workers to accept new terms

Battle for San Leon Energy hotting up

Battle for San Leon Energy hotting up

• Two Chinese bidders believed to be in running to buy Irish shale oil explorer in takeover battle

National Sports Campus boss to lead Limerick 2030 project

National Sports Campus boss to lead Limerick 2030 project

David Conway has taken the role which has been vacant for six months

Stock take: market week

Stock take: market week

Debenhams's new makeover and Netflix's strong revenue growth

Aer Lingus and DAA call for extra productivity in return for pay hikes

Aer Lingus and DAA call for extra productivity in return for pay hikes

Aer Lingus seeking more than €10 million-worth of productivity gains

Government's rail plans built on wishful thinking

Government's rail plans built on wishful thinking

Recent governments have shelved the proposals that could transform public transport, writes Fearghal O'Connor

Rescue 116: The chain of events that led to the tragic deaths

Rescue 116: The chain of events that led to the tragic deaths

New air traffic control recordings of the crew of Rescue 116 reveal the series of choices that ended in the chopper’s collision with Black Rock island