Telecoms provider Eir is increasing the price of its broadband and phone packages for residential and business customers. The higher charges, which w(...)

Virgin said the introductory price for the service will be €30 per month for the first four months, rising to €60 per month thereafter.

Virgin Media has introduced what it says is Ireland’s fastest ever broadband service, offering speeds of up to 360 megabits per second (Mbps). Subscr(...)

“To ensure that customers of Expert Ireland can avail of their consumer rights the commission issued two compliance notices directing the company to correct the information it provides and to change their cancellation process,” the commission said in a statement.

A business describing itself as Ireland’s largest electrical retailer has been ordered by the consumer watchdog to provide proper information to onlin(...)

Eir is awaiting to hear whether the Department of Communications has accepted its proposal to connect  300,000 homes to its new fibre broadband network. Photograph:  Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

Telecoms firm Eir will find out next week whether the Department of Communications has accepted its proposal to supply fibre broadband to 300,000 hom(...)

A farmer with a bucket of slop - an image from UTV Ireland’s on-screen brand “refresh”, unveiled in September.

Another year in the triumphs and travails of the media and there is one puzzle with the power to fox daily. Not why is every YouTube celebrity some(...)

Virgin Media Ireland chief executive Tony Hanway: “You’re hired to hit the ground running. That’s the thrill of the job.” Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

They’re starting to build houses again, which is good news for Virgin Media Ireland and its newly installed boss Tony Hanway, because “it is, excuse (...)

Tony Hanway, chief executive of Virgin Media Ireland (left) and David McRedmond, outgoing chief executive of TV3 Group

TV3 chief executive David McRedmond is to leave the broadcaster by the end of the year after nine years in the role. He confirmed the move as Virgin M(...)

Ball control: the TV3 deal covers the Six Nations tournaments from 2018 to 2021.  Photograph: Reuters/Toby Melville

There’s been no disguising RTÉ’s wounds following its loss of Six Nations rugby rights to TV3. To borrow an analogy from another sport – one it still(...)

A still from Eir’s new ad campaign

Eir threw something of a curveball at Minister for Communications Alex White recently. His big plan to connect rural Ireland to high-speed broadband w(...)

Regional flight bookings may come with lower cabin baggage allowances than those offered on domestic flights

The issue of excess baggage and checked-in versus cabin baggage is always guaranteed to annoy people, but we came across a story recently that is b(...)