The Muckross Park Hotel and Spa in Killarney, Co Kerry

The Irish hotel investment company iNua Hospitality is believed to be the front runner to buy Muckross Park Hotel and Spa in Killarney, Co Kerry, own(...)

The Property Services Regulatory Authority has received hundreds of complaints from house hunters about unlicensed staff, gazumping and fake bids. Photograph: Frank Miller

The State’s new property regulator is to begin a major crackdown on rogue estate agents and auctioneers, according to the Sunday Business Post. The Pr(...)

 Protesters battle  high winds and rain on Vinegar Hill, while taking part in a protests against pylons and wind turbines, at Enniscorthy, Co Wexford, last January. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

After the opening credits of his TV3 programme on Wednesday night, Vincent Browne took a swing at the Government at the end of one of the more chaste(...)

 The X Factor:  viewers who up until now could choose between UTV and TV3 may find that the latter has become their only option for programmes such as The X Factor

Down at the site of what used to be a tobacco factory in Dublin 8, TV3 has been doing some filming. The hard set for its soap opera Red Rock is there,(...)

RTÉ Television managing director Glen Killane: “The only thing that’s dragged me away from RTÉ is House of Cards.” Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Tomorrow is World Television Day and the blurb for the industry initiative doesn’t hold back: The medium, as well as being “a cornerstone of democracy(...)

Behind bars: Brendan Coyle and Joanne Froggatt as Bates  and Anna in Downton Abbey

It has been recommissioned for a sixth series – and why wouldn’t it when the viewing figures are so huge? It’s as much a cultural phenomenon as a t(...)

Freckle-faced golden boy: Tony O’Reilly, at the height of his success, in 1999. Photograph: David Levenson/Getty

If a novelist made up the life of Tony O’Reilly the subsequent book review would surely consider it too perfect: the freckle-faced golden boy who b(...)

The tax structure created no advantage in relation to Doughty Hanson’s ownership of the station.

The owners of TV3 made use of a Luxembourg tax structure when buying the station’s debt from the State-owned Irish Bank Resolution Corporation.Documen(...)

Luxembourg’s prime minister, Xavier Bettel, held a press conference to defend the country’s tax practices. Photograph: Nicolas Bouvy/EPA

New disclosures about Luxembourg tax agreements involving billions of euro by companies with operations in Ireland are published today as politicia(...)

The Zoomer Dino-Boomer Toy Dinosaur, one of the “dream dozen” hot ticket  toys this  Christmas. Photograph: John Stillwell/PA Wire 2:11

Frozen Elsa dolls, Minecraft figures and smart watches for children are set to be the top toys this Christmas, according to a “dream dozen” list of to(...)