Richard Desmond: suggested Anthony O’Reilly surrounded himself with “old people . . . like a drinking club or a rugby club”

UK billionaire media mogul Richard Desmond claims to have forced former Independent News & Media chief Gavin O’Reilly into a business decision abo(...)

Denis O’Brien: shadow of billionaire privacy campaigner O’Brien looms large over all conversations about media mergers in Ireland. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

In the frenetic, fast-evolving world of media, nothing appears to move more slowly than the laws and regulations that govern it. Minister for Communi(...)

Gavin O’Reilly: said  media ownership in Ireland is more concentrated than ever. Photograph: Frank Miller

AIB did not improve its position when it moved against Sir Anthony O’Reilly, according to his son, Gavin, who gave an interview to the Sunday Busin(...)

Gavin O Reilly: His Red Flag is opening a Paris office

The excellent RTÉ documentary this week on the travails of Sir Anthony O’Reilly included an interview with his oilman son, Tony Junior. Or JR for shor(...)

Gavin O’Reilly says the most important thing he brought from his time as chief executive of Independent News & Media to his new role in the music industry was: “Listening.” Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Gavin O’Reilly, chief executive of The Agency Group (TAG), has led the acquisition of Nashville-based booking agency the Bobby Roberts Company, which (...)

 “One can’t deny that things are improving, but I see at least another 18 months before we see a sustained level of growth in retail.” Conor Whelan at Eason’s flagship store on O’Connell Street, Dublin.  Photograph: Eric Luke

On a side table of an office on the top floor of Eason & Son, the 127-year-old grand dame of Irish books-to-stationery retailing, is a collection (...)

Vincent Crowley, the new chairman of the National Newspapers of Ireland group, pictured in March. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Vincent Crowley, the former chief executive of Independent News & Media (INM), has been appointed chairman of the National Newspapers of Irelan(...)

Allied Irish Banks (AIB) is trying to force Sir Anthony O’Reilly, the one-time billionaire and former chief executive of Independent News & Media (...)

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You have to hand it to the British, they know how to build, and fast. At least they did back in early 1804, when, rattled by the threat of Napoleon(...)

Vincent Crowley, an INM veteran who took over the reins as chief executive following the exit of former boss Gavin O’Reilly, is set to leave the company. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Vincent Crowley, the chief executive of Independent News & Media, is in advanced discussions with the company over (...)