The High Court had decided the MIBI had to pay out after it was asked to determine whether the MIBI or the Insurance Compensation Fund, used until now to cover the claims of insolvent insurance companies, was liable for the claims.

Irish motorists are likely to face an average once-off insurance premium hike of €50 following a court ruling which forces the Motor Insurance Bureau (...)

The Motor Insurers’ Bureau of Ireland maintains it is not liable for   claims following the collapse of Setanta Insurance in 2014 and wants the Court of Appeal to set aside a High Court decision that it must pay out  in respect to  persons insured with Setanta at the time of its liquidation. Photograph: Thinkstock

The Law Society has argued that the Motor Insurers’ Bureau of Ireland (MIBI) is liable for hundreds of outstanding claims following the collapse of S(...)

 At an Ireland/Bosnia and Herzegovina match in the Aviva Stadium: next year is set to be expensive for RTÉ, with Euro 2016, the Olympics,  GAA coverage and  the Six Nations. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

RTÉ is understood to be considering sublicensing various 2016 sports rights to other broadcasters, including TV3, to balance its books next yea(...)

The Motor Insurance Bureau of Ireland (MIBI) must pay out on the 1,750 outstanding claims following the collapse of the Setanta Insurance Company last(...)

Balls Media  is moving into audio and video content in “a big way”

Balls Media, the company behind popular sports website Balls.ie, has scored fresh investment from Key Capital, Conor Killeen’s investment company that(...)

Actor Valerie O’Connor, who plays Detective Nikki Grogan, and David Crowley, who plays Garda Sean Holden, on the set of TV3’s ‘Red Rock’. Photograph: Paul Sharp / Sharppix

The deadline for the latest round of Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) funding for new television and radio programmes is today at noon. With f(...)

Rory McIlroy – fell 14 shots behind leader Jordan Spieth after bogeying the first hole. Photograph: Jamie Squire/Getty Images

Not Watching The Masters, Day Two. The tournament has chug-chugged along on its merry way in Augusta but for all of it we’ve seen, it may as well be i(...)

 Mickey O’Rourke, Setanta Sports. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

“That’s Asia and that’s Kazakhstan on that screen there,” says Mickey O’Rourke, co-founder and owner of Setanta Sports, pointing at various monitors a(...)

 Tesco Mobile Ireland general manager Elaine Russell said the operator now has with 300,000 customers, an increase of over 40 per cent in one year

Tesco Mobile Ireland said its customer base rose by more than 40 per cent last year.The mobile virtual network operator (MVNO), which is a joint ventu(...)

The Premier League is to introduce regular Friday night live matches and make more soccer available on TV than ever as it attempts to top its last €3.(...)