The Johnston Press media group has sold its 14 newspaper titles in the Republic to Iconic Newspapers Ltd, a company run by British advertising exec(...)

Ashley Highfield: under his leadership, Johnston Press has embarked upon a major restructuring in recent years

Johnston Press took an impairment charge of £13.8 million (€16.7m) on the value last year of its titles in the Republic, which the regional newsp(...)

Businessman Denis O’Brien: has been paying down borrowings aggressively in recent years. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Denis O’Brien has refinanced his Irish Bank Resolution Corporation (IBRC) borrowings of about €300 million, removing them from the ongoing sale(...)

Johnston Press chief executive Ashley Highfield (r) speaks to Lawrie Procter, MD of Mediaforce, at a conference on the local press in DCU last year.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill.

Johnston Press, the publisher of more than 30 regional newspaper titles in Ireland, has confirmed it is “advanced” talks to sell its 14 titles in the (...)

Debt-laden Johnston Press, the publisher of more than 30 titles in Ireland, has announced an “enhanced” group-wide voluntary redundancy scheme, having(...)