Record demand for entertainment and broadband in Britain, Germany and Austria helped European pay-TV group Sky to post a slightly better-than-expected(...)

Minister for Communications Alex White: signalled legislation on database access. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The Department of Communications is seeking consultants to review the television licence database and system currently operated on its behalf by An Po(...)

Owen Killian, chief executive of Aryzta: the Swiss-Irish food group closed the day up 3.7 per cent to €44.89. Photograph:  Cyril Byrne

European stocks rose yesterday as oil prices steadied, supporting energy shares, after first tumbling when Iran and six world powers reached an agre(...)

Ireland celebrate with the Six Nations trophy. The joint bid from BBC and ITV may still fall short of the expectations of the three Celtic unions. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

The BBC and ITV have formed an unlikely alliance in a bid to gazump Sky and keep the Six Nations on terrestrial television with an offer worth £50m (€(...)

Setanta has 15 other such cases pending against pubs that have been screening sports events for which it has the broadcast rights without a commercial contract. Photograph: Eric Luke

Broadcaster Setanta Sports is clamping down on pubs using its services without paying a commercial subscription after getting a judgment against one(...)

Chelsea’s John Terry celebrating with the Premier League trophy Photograph: PA

The Champions League may have been dominated by clubs from mainland Europe in recent seasons, but when it comes to money, English football has again c(...)

Sean O’Rourke. Photograph: Frank Miller

Tensions between the Government and RTÉ could delay a plan to facilitate the collection of €25 million a year lost through television licence fee eva(...)

Sky will broadcast eight Saturday evening qualifiers, four provincial championship games and two All-Ireland football championship quarter-finals exclusively.

There will be no change in the packaging of this summer’s live GAA championship matches broadcast by RTÉ and Sky Sports.Although the specific games o(...)

Several years ago, I invested in a universal remote control. And not just any universal remote – this one was entirely backlit, forming the buttons,(...)

Northern Irish golfer Rory McIlroy will be playing at this year’s Masters in Augusta, which will be shown on the Sky Sports channels on Eircom’s TV offering eVision. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

EVision has added Sky Sports 3, 4 and 5 to its sports package, allowing Eircom’s TV offering to further into the market.The challenger brand, which w(...)