The closure of ‘Metro Herald’ will result in the loss of 13 jobs.

Dublin newspaper Metro Herald will cease publishing this week. Friday’s edition of the freesheet will be its last, according to the joint venture comp(...)

Independent News & Media’s first interim management statement since ex-Tesco executive Robert Pitt took up the chief executive reins contained som(...)

Denis O’Brien: “In Ireland there might eventually be only one or two newspapers.” Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Like unhappy families, no two media moguls are alike. Rupert Murdoch, Gina Rinehart, Charles Foster Kane. all completely different. At least one of(...)

 Sir Anthony O’Reilly: his finances may have gone into the darkness, but his remarkable life remains a subject of fascination. File photograph: Frank Miller

The unexpected downfall of Tony O’Reilly was all over the papers. It was January 1963 and for the first and only time in his life, O’Reilly had been d(...)

Sales of The Irish Times fell 4.6 per cent in January-June 2014 compared with the same period in 2013. Photograph: David Sleator

Newspapers sales in Ireland recorded further losses in the first half of 2014, with the daily market declining 7.3 per cent and the Sunday market dow(...)

Independent News & Media chairman Leslie Buckley at the company’s agm in June. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Independent News & Media is to seek 13 voluntary redundancies following the merger of the editorial operations of the Sunday World and The Herald,(...)

Independent House, on Talbot Street, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Independent News & Media (INM) is on a digital recruitment drive, with 40 Dublin- based jobs to be added to the team headed by managing director (...)

In Robert Pitt, INM has found a chief executive who is free of newspaper industry baggage.

After a “thorough” search for a new chief executive, Independent News & Media has chosen a supermarket executive to help it make money from its ow(...)

A graduate of University College Dublin, with a BA in Economics, the father of four was chief operations officer at Tesco in the Czech Republic from May 2012 onwards

Robert Pitt has been appointed as the new chief executive of Independent News & Media (INM), replacing Vincent Crowley who retired in May.Mr Pitt (...)

Vincent Crowley, the new chairman of the National Newspapers of Ireland group, pictured in March. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Vincent Crowley, the former chief executive of Independent News & Media (INM), has been appointed chairman of the National Newspapers of Irelan(...)