James Hogan told an aviation conference in Dublin that the industry faces ‘significant challenges’ in 2017.
The 202-room Aloft-branded property is planned for the Liberties.
This bar and restaurant owner wanted a new business to kickstart stagnant trade in Sligo.
Stephen Kavanagh said without faster connections, carriers might migrate to the Icelandic capital.
The US president-elect has pumped €20 million into upgrading the facility so far.
Traffic at Ireland’s main air hub hit nearly 28 million people in 2016.
Sliabh Liag Distillery will be the first in the county for 175 years and create 40 jobs.
Lockeliving reportedly wants to develop more than 100 rooms at the site.
The group behind the legal campaign is worried about the impact on birds, whales and otters.
Businessman Sam Field Corbett says he’s only sweating on planning approval for the project.
The attraction has tried discounts to encourage groups to come at less busy times.
The project is the brainchild of businessman Richard Quirke, one of Ireland’s richest men.
IHF president Joe Dolan says businesses in the border counties are in for a tough 2017.
Dublin and Shannon are set to lose their status as the only European airports offering the service.
Sinn Féin Senator Paul Gavan said that frontline staff should be getting more money.
ITIC thinks the government isn’t ambitious enough when it comes to tourist targets.
The Irish company has designed its own vehicles to take the concept international.
There was also a slight fall in demand, although occupancy rates are still above the European average.
Some €2.7m in state funding will be shared between four regional airports.
She also founded Clickandgo.com and served as chair for Irish Life and Permanent.