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Ryanair blames weaker pound for profit forecast cut

The weaker pound has led Ryanair to cut its annual profit forecast but it expects to boost market share by selling more tickets at cheaper prices.

The weaker pound has led Ryanair to cut its annual profit forecast but it expects to boost market share by selling more tickets at cheaper prices.

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Ryanair says Greece ignored attempts to negotiate reduced airport taxes

Budget airline Ryanair has accused the Greek government of ignoring its attempts to talk about reducing airport taxes in the low season in return for increased…

Budget airline Ryanair has accused the Greek government of ignoring its attempts to talk about reducing airport taxes in the low season in return for increased…

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Ryanair plans cheaper fares to boost market share

Ryanair has said it will slash fares to boost its share of an increasingly competitive European short-haul market.

Ryanair has said it will slash fares to boost its share of an increasingly competitive European short-haul market.

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Ryanair's business plans and Uber's nemesis in China

Ryanair expands in Greece. We talks to CEO Michael O'Leary, who in the past has criticised the country's government. And Didi Kuaidi, the hugely popular ride-hailing app you've probably never hear of.

Ryanair expands in Greece. We talks to CEO Michael O'Leary, who in the past has criticised the country's government. And Didi Kuaidi, the hugely popular ride-hailing app you've probably never hear of.

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Ryanair's Michael O'Leary talks taxes on Greek visit

Budget airline Ryanair's CEO Michael O'Leary says the Greek government is taxing tourists too highly and has threatened to pull out of some Greek destinations if airport costs there rise too much.

Budget airline Ryanair's CEO Michael O'Leary says the Greek government is taxing tourists too highly and has threatened to pull out of some Greek destinations if airport costs there rise too much.

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Ryanair sets sights skywards after profit rise

Things are looking up at Ryanair. The low-cost airline has revised its forecasts after posting a rise in six-monthly profits – up by 37 percent to a

Things are looking up at Ryanair. The low-cost airline has revised its forecasts after posting a rise in six-monthly profits – up by 37 percent to a

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RyanAir boosts profit forecast by 25 percent

Shares in Ryanair soared to an all-time high on Wednesday after the airline raised its annual profit forecast by 25 percent. The Irish carrier says

Shares in Ryanair soared to an all-time high on Wednesday after the airline raised its annual profit forecast by 25 percent. The Irish carrier says

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Ryanair aims to boost passenger numbers to 103 million in 2015

Low cost airline Ryanair shares fell three percent on Monday despite raising its annual passenger growth target to 14 percent. The Irish company is

Low cost airline Ryanair shares fell three percent on Monday despite raising its annual passenger growth target to 14 percent. The Irish company is

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Ryanair accepts IAG offer for Aer Lingus

The Ryanair board has accepted an offer from International Airlines Group for its 29.8 percent holding in Aer Lingus. The move now opens the way

The Ryanair board has accepted an offer from International Airlines Group for its 29.8 percent holding in Aer Lingus. The move now opens the way

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Irish government clears Aer Lingus sale to IAG for takeoff

International Airlines Group, the British Airways/Iberia behemoth, is making a formal bid for Aer Lingus. It follows the sale of the Irish

International Airlines Group, the British Airways/Iberia behemoth, is making a formal bid for Aer Lingus. It follows the sale of the Irish

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Ryanair robbed in illegal bank transfer

A robbery at Ryanair. The Irish budget airline has confirmed around 5 million dollars – 4.6 million euros has been fraudulently taken from one of its

A robbery at Ryanair. The Irish budget airline has confirmed around 5 million dollars – 4.6 million euros has been fraudulently taken from one of its

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Ryanair raises guidance for annual results

A 25 percent hike in traffic and a cut in costs by five percent where two predictions by Ryanair for the first three months to March 30. The Irish

A 25 percent hike in traffic and a cut in costs by five percent where two predictions by Ryanair for the first three months to March 30. The Irish

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Ryanair shares soar after December boost

Ryanair’s charm offensive to shed its image of “cheap and nasty” has paid dividends.The company’s shares hit a record high while over one million

Ryanair’s charm offensive to shed its image of “cheap and nasty” has paid dividends.The company’s shares hit a record high while over one million

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Ryanair profits set for take off

Ryanair has raised its full-year profit forecast for the second time in a month. It comes following a 22 percent jump in passenger numbers to 6.35

Ryanair has raised its full-year profit forecast for the second time in a month. It comes following a 22 percent jump in passenger numbers to 6.35

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In pictures: Two Ryanair planes collide at Dublin airport

Two Ryanair planes collided on the ground at Dublin Airport early on Tuesday, October 7. The wingtips of the two planes touched, with some damage

Two Ryanair planes collided on the ground at Dublin Airport early on Tuesday, October 7. The wingtips of the two planes touched, with some damage

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Ryanair raises profit forecasts

Budget airline Ryanair’s net income more than doubled for the second quarter. Profit for the three months to June rose to 197 million euros compared

Budget airline Ryanair’s net income more than doubled for the second quarter. Profit for the three months to June rose to 197 million euros compared

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Norwegian Air launches low-cost London to US flights

The first shots have been fired in a low-cost air war across the Atlantic. Europe’s third largest budget airline – Norwegian Air – has just

The first shots have been fired in a low-cost air war across the Atlantic. Europe’s third largest budget airline – Norwegian Air – has just

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Another profit warning from Ryanair

Ryanair has said it is set to make less annual profit – for the first time in five years. The low-cost carrier is now forecasting it will make

Ryanair has said it is set to make less annual profit – for the first time in five years. The low-cost carrier is now forecasting it will make

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Ryanair found guilty in France of avoiding payroll taxes

Ireland’s pioneering low-cost airline Ryanair has been found guilty of breaking French labour laws and ordered by a court in Aix-en-Provence to pay

Ireland’s pioneering low-cost airline Ryanair has been found guilty of breaking French labour laws and ordered by a court in Aix-en-Provence to pay

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Ryanair profit warning from weak Europe and sterling

Ryanair has warned it could miss its full-year profit forecast amid a noticeable dip in bookings for the coming months. That would be the first time

Ryanair has warned it could miss its full-year profit forecast amid a noticeable dip in bookings for the coming months. That would be the first time

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Britain tells Ryanair to cut its Aer Lingus stake

There has been yet another twist in the Ryanair/Aer Lingus saga. Britain’s competition regulator has now ordered the low-cost carrier to sell most

There has been yet another twist in the Ryanair/Aer Lingus saga. Britain’s competition regulator has now ordered the low-cost carrier to sell most

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Ryanair dismisses pilots' safety fears

Pilots at Europe’s biggest low-cost airline Ryanair feel inhibited from reporting safety concerns and want regulators to establish the impact on

Pilots at Europe’s biggest low-cost airline Ryanair feel inhibited from reporting safety concerns and want regulators to establish the impact on

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Ryanair profit down, but boosted by seat charges

Low-cost airline Ryanair said its latest quarterly profit was 21 percent lower than a year ago, but it did meet analysts’ expectations at 78 million

Low-cost airline Ryanair said its latest quarterly profit was 21 percent lower than a year ago, but it did meet analysts’ expectations at 78 million

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Record Profits for Ryanair

Irish low cost airline Ryanair has posted record earnings. Passenger numbers were up by three million compared to the same period last year

Irish low cost airline Ryanair has posted record earnings. Passenger numbers were up by three million compared to the same period last year

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Ryanair denies 'slave contracts' after Norway crew complaint

The low-cost airline Ryanair has vigorously defended the way it employs cabin crews following accusations in Norway that it uses “slave

The low-cost airline Ryanair has vigorously defended the way it employs cabin crews following accusations in Norway that it uses “slave