Packing a punch: ratings successes  such as Love/Hate will continue to make TV a heavy hitter. From left Elmo (Laurence Kinlan), Nidge (Tom Vaughan-Lawlor) and Ado (Mark Dunne) discussing what to do with Tommy (Killian Scott).  photograph: bernard walsh

After surprisingly poor advertising revenues in the first half of 2013, the Irish television industry is collectively pinning its hopes on more ben(...)

Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys star as married Russian spys in The Americans, part of RTÉ Two’s schedule for the summer – a time when advertising prices are at one of their lowest points of the year

Advertising on RTÉ Television will be cheaper in the second half of 2013 compared to the same period last year as the broadcaster has cut (...)