Baz Ashmawy and his mother Nancy Ashmawy may be bringing an Emmy home – to the UK

Irish interest in Monday’s International Emmy awards at the Hilton New York Hotel is represented by Baz Ashmawy and his mother Nancy, whose Sky 1 show(...)

The Oireachtas is still in talks about getting its television channel on free-to-air platform Saorview. Photograph: Alan Betson

What does the Oireachtas have in common with wet facial wipes? They have both been using the hashtag “#seeforyourself” on Twitter. The @OireachtasNew(...)

Maria Walsh and Brian Ormond, presenters of TV3’s Toy Show, which airs a week before RTÉ’s version

Tomorrow night’s TV3 Toy Show will be sponsored by Spar for the second year as part of a wider €1 million Christmas marketing spend by the convenience(...)

Conductor David Brophy with Ed Sheeran on RTÉ’s ‘The High Hopes Choir’, which has been sold to UKTV. Photograph: Kyran O’Brien

RTÉ has sold two of its series, The High Hopes Choir and Rachel Allen’s Coastal Cooking, to British digital broadcaster UKTV. The High Hopes Choir, a (...)

Ball control: the TV3 deal covers the Six Nations tournaments from 2018 to 2021.  Photograph: Reuters/Toby Melville

There’s been no disguising RTÉ’s wounds following its loss of Six Nations rugby rights to TV3. To borrow an analogy from another sport – one it still(...)

The River Lee in Cork city. File  photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Businesses across Cork have lodged legal proceedings against the ESB over €90 million in flood damage suffered back in 2009 ahead of the expiry this T(...)

Addresses which attract a multiple applications will go to auction in January. Photograph: Adam Peck/PA Wire

The registration period for .ie web addresses with one-letter and two-letter domains – such as or – opens from today, the IE Domain Registr(...)

Image Publications editorial director Laura George

Image Publications Limited, the company behind women’s glossy magazine Image and Aer Lingus’s in-flight title Cara, made a profit of some €40,000 in 2(...)

Planet Business

Image of the week: The Export Cafe Why is this man sitting on top of some giant hardbacks, studiously ignoring the fact that he is being watche(...)

Managing director of RTÉ Television Glen Killane:  He was responding to criticism from ‘Irish Times’ television reviewer Bernice Harrison about the lack of any returning drama series on RTÉ. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

“Paucity of funding” is to blame for a lack of Irish drama on RTÉ Television, its managing director, Glen Killane, told the Cork Film Festival. (...)