Articles tagged “northern ireland”

Coronavirus

Ryanair Says Passenger Numbers Will Reach 10.5 Million in August

CEO Michael O'Leary is calling a recovery, but that may depend on how it reshuffles its bases over the coming months. Low-cost carriers need low-cost airports, after all.

Ryanair Says Passenger Numbers Will Reach 10.5 Million in August

Tourism

Ireland’s Tourism Success Is Under Threat by Brexit: A Skift Deep Dive

Whatever happens over the next few weeks, months, and years, Brexit has brought back some unpleasant memories and risks damaging the very united tourism that the north and the south in Ireland have worked so hard to build.

Ireland’s Tourism Success Is Under Threat by Brexit: A Skift Deep Dive

Tourism

UK Plans Brexit Compromise to Keep Irish Border Open for Travel

With tourism booming in Northern Ireland thanks to the global popularity of shows like "Game of Thrones," the last thing the UK wants is for customs checkpoints to stifle any of that.

UK Plans Brexit Compromise to Keep Irish Border Open for Travel

Tourism

Facial Recognition Startup Hoping to Solve Brexit’s Ireland Border Conundrum

The Irish border question has become the biggest issue surrounding Brexit. The UK government has said it doesn't want a return to the checkpoints of the past and is looking at creative ways of solving the problem.

Facial Recognition Startup Hoping to Solve Brexit’s Ireland Border Conundrum

Tourism

Northern Ireland Still Struggles To Heal Wounds, Draw Tourists

What was a big victory for peace over 15 years ago has evolved very little since then. But resolving religious conflicts is much harder than smoothing over political ones.

Northern Ireland Still Struggles To Heal Wounds, Draw Tourists