Bringing the diaspora back home
Though Leo Varadkar admires Michael O'Leary, he wants 'realism' from the Ryanair boss, writes Niamh Connolly.
Like transport ministers before him, Leo Varadkar is feeling the heat of Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary's theatrical outbursts.
Over the past 15 years, Mary O'Rourke, Séamus Brennan, Martin Cullen and Noel Dempsey have all been tormented by O'Leary's worldview of a government protecting state transport 'monopolies'.
Now O'Leary has made statements criticising Varadkar over the airport tax, and for not selling off Dublin Airport Authority along with its 'Taj Mahal' Terminal Two building.
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
With any subscription you will have access to
Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps
Unlimited access to our eReader library
Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week
Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you
Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences
Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine