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Ireland has been "unfairly singled out" as a tax haven for corporations, Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary tells CNBC. "I wish we were, but we're not."
European budget airline Ryanair posted its first fall in full-year net profit in five years, as the company tackled a tough environment.
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DUBLIN, April 30- Low cost carrier Ryanair said on Wednesday it had agreed to buy five more Boeing 737-800 aircraft, taking its order book to 180 new Boeing planes worth over $16 billion. Ryanair, Europe's largest airline by passenger numbers, said four of the five planes would be delivered in the summer next year, with the fifth coming in Feb, 2016..
Appetite for stocks was boosted by a recovery on Wall Street overnight, although rising gold and oil prices demonstrated the market's vulnerability to continued tensions in Ukraine, where the United States accused Russian agents on Tuesday of stirring separatist unrest.
The vote marks the end of three years of wrangling, during which China and the United States had threatened retaliation if the EU forged ahead with plans to regulate flights originating in their countries in a bid to curb the aviation sector's rising output of heat-trapping gases blamed for climate change.
*Nat Rothschild's Twitter insult becomes a global story. LONDON, April 2- When Nat Rothschild, the co-founder of troubled miner ARMS, insulted his former investment partner on Twitter last week, he showed the power of social media for business leaders seeking publicity- but also the perils of saying the wrong thing.
European markets closed higher on Friday, capping off a week which saw investors absorb U.S. data and brush aside Ukraine concerns.
Vueling and Iberia became the latest European airlines to allow to the use of electronic devices during all stages of a flight.
Budget airline Ryanair will offer flights to the U.S. for as little as 10 euros ($13) when it acquires the long-haul aircraft to fly the routes, the airline's chief executive has said.
Some of Monday's midday movers:
Airlines are shrinking the size of their seats, raising revenue but also tensions between frustrated passengers. The NYT reports.
CNBC's Tom Mackenize reports on the new way to fly with Ryanair.
Norwegian Air said one of its Boeing Dreamliners was grounded in the US, the latest in a string of technical problems to hit the new plane.
Budget airline Ryanair has announced a raft of improvements in a bid to keep up with its main rival easyJet, chief executive Michael O'Leary said.
Michael O'Leary, CEO of Ryanair, says the group has "always been friendly and cuddly" but was misunderstood, adding that it now plans to improve its communication strategy.
John Strickland, director at JLS Consulting, discusses European airlines following EasyJet's year-on-year jump in profit and highlights the difference in strategies with Ryanair.
JPMorgan Chase canceled a question and answer session on Twitter with a veteran investment banker after being flooded with insults.
Take a look at some of Monday's midday movers:
European equities closed higher on Monday with expectations of monetary stimulus from the European Central Bank (ECB) driving shares.