The International Airlines Group is seeking a takeover of Aer Lingus

Labour backs motion rejecting IAG's Aer Lingus bid

01 Mar The Labour Party has overwhelmingly passed a motion calling on the Government to reject a bid by the International Airlines Group for shares in Aer Lingus if concerns about the sale are not addressed.

Greek euro coins at an art exhibition in Germany

German finance minister says Greece needs time

01 Mar German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said today that Greece's government needs "a bit of time" but is committed to implementing necessary reforms to resolve its debt crisis.

Aer Lingus passenger numbers surpassed 11 million for the first time last year

Labour TDs to meet over Aer Lingus takeover bid

24 Feb A group of seven Labour deputies are due to hold a meeting tomorrow afternoon, to discuss tabling an emergency motion on Aer Lingus, at the party's national conference in Kerry this weekend.