Remember the great Aer Lingus debate?

3 years on: How IAG’s purchase of Aer Lingus has played out for Irish tourism Introduction Just three short years ago on 26th May 2015, the Irish Government agreed to sell the State’s 29.7% holding in Aer Lingus after months of debate and negotiations with International Airlines Group (IAG). Subsequently, Ryanair, who had previously made […]... Read More

Spotlight on Regionality & Tourism

Where overseas tourists visit and how much they spend per region when in Ireland Recently Fáilte Ireland produced preliminary data on the regional spread of tourism in 2017. Such data makes for interesting insights for Ireland’s tourism sector and policy makers. Tourism is after all one of the very few national industries that can provide […]... Read More

Increasing Capacity to Meet Growth Aspirations

The ambitions as outlined within Tourism: An Industry Strategy for Growth to 2025 are predicted on Irish tourism having the capacity to meet the projected growth in demand. Click on the image below for associated policy recommendations for increasing capacity to meet growth aspirations. This ezine is part of a series relating to Tourism: An […]... Read More