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Dalata ‘watching Covid-19 situation very carefully’

Company Watch: Pat McCann in optimistic mood as country’s largest hotel group enjoyed an earnings jump of 13% to €135m last year

1st March, 2020
Pat McCann, Dalata Hotel Group’s chief executive Picture: Fergal Phillips

Neither the early start nor three dropped phone calls could knock Pat McCann’s good mood last Tuesday morning.

The Dalata chief executive had good reason to be in high spirits as Ireland’s largest hotel group reported a 13 per cent jump in earnings to €135 million on the back of a near 10 per cent increase in revenues to €429.2 million.

“We're really delighted because what we’ve always said about Dalata is that...

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