Minister for Communications Alex White: Nobody in the radio sector is ‘naive enough to think the industry’s challenges have gone away’. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Minister for Communications Alex White has told independent radio stations that he is not convinced by their calls for the creation of a public fund t(...)

To the App Store, finally, for the Irish Radio Player. The long-planned cross-industry player, featuring all stations in the Republic, will be launche(...)

John Purcell (left), chairman of the Independent Broadcasters of Ireland, and Q102 chief executive Scott Williams mark 25 years of independent radio in Ireland

It was “congratulations” and “very well done” all round from the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Transport and Communications to representatives of the (...)

John Purcell, chairman of the Independent Broadcasters of Ireland group. Photograph: Pat Moore.

Newly appointed Minister for Communications Alex White has been urged to share RTÉ’s licence fee income with commercial radio stations by the Independ(...)

Christopher Flowers: Ulster Bank, with assets of €54.8 billion, would seem to be in his range. Photograph: Daniel Barry/Bloomberg

Christopher Flowers’s interest in Ireland remains undiminished despite having lost out in the bidding for Irish Life last year and been rebuffe(...)