irish tourism

  • Travel agents: Irish tourism to suffer Brexit gloom

     Saturday, November 25, 2017

    The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) has said that it is quite concerned about the impact of Brexit on the travel industry of Ireland.   On Friday the inaugural Irish Travel Industry Summit was hosted at Dublin’s Clayton Hotel that …

  • Irish tourism trade target Canadian market worth €133m

     Monday, October 23, 2017

    A group of over 20 top group and retail Canadian tour operators arrived in Ireland to meet and do business with over 70 key Irish tourism businesses from across the country, at a workshop in The Slieve Russell Hotel, Cavan. …

  • Irish tourism body seeks €600 m to develop visitor attractions

     Wednesday, September 6, 2017

    The Irish tourism industry wants the government to spend €60 million each year for the next decade on developing new visitor attractions in the country.   The Irish Tourist Industry Confederation (Itic) wants the Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe to …

  • Irish tourism shoots up with VAT leg up, reaches record figures

     Wednesday, July 12, 2017

    The DAA announced on Monday that 2.9 million passengers used Dublin Airport last month, its busiest June in 77 years. North American routes rose by 18 per cent, helped by a strong dollar.   Tourism in Ireland is booming. Last …