DUBLIN, Aug 27 (Reuters) - Ryanair has moved a step closer to making an offer to buy Cyprus Airways and may make a firm offer early next year if this is approved by the Cypriot government.
Ryanair (NASDAQ: RYAAY ) will be one of the bidders for Cyprus Airways, according to Bloomberg. An acquisition would only be the second in the budget carrier's 29-year history. Cyprus Airways flies to a dozen airports across Europe and the Middle East Post your comment!
DUBLIN, Aug 27 (Reuters) - Ryanair is watering down its austere approach to air travel by ditching charges for checked-in bags on some fares in an attempt to attract business travellers who have tended to shun the airline.
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DUBLIN, Aug 21 (Reuters) - Ryanair Chief Executive Michael O'Leary is to travel to Cyprus on Thursday for talks with the government about the possible takeover of loss-making carrier Cyprus Airways, he told journalists.
Monarch Group plans to reposition itself as a budget carrier in Europe. The privately-held airliner intends to use a new fleet of Boeing 737 MAX 8s in its efforts to challenge EasyJet ( OTCQX:ESYJY ) and Ryanair (NASDAQ: RYAAY ) in the European market. Post your comment!
LONDON, July 28 (Reuters) - Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary said on Monday that the airline was not particularly interested in acquiring troubled Cypriot carrier Cyprus Airways, which he said had huge legacy issues.
* Forward bookings strong, service improvements taking hold
after seeing strong traffic trends. The carrier estimates its annual profit will rise 20% to £650M ($1.14B) as higher volume helps offset lower ticket prices. Shares of Ryanair are up 5% in London trading. Post your comment!
LONDON/PARIS, July 28 (Reuters) - European stocks traded flat on Monday, with strong earnings updates from firms like Ryanair and spin-off talk from Reckitt Benckiser balancing concerns over the implications of new international sanctions on Russia.