Denis O’Brien: there is speculation that Digicel may be preparing to sell the vestiges of its business in the emerging economy of Myanmar, or Burma if you have an old-school colonial bent.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

It may seem to regular readers that we are obsessed by Denis O’Brien’s Caribbean telco Digicel around these parts, given the frequency with which we c(...)

Denis O’Brien: has retreated from the online recruitment market in China

Businessmen Denis O’Brien and Leslie Buckley have retreated from the Chinese online recruitment market after just two years, after selling their Chin(...)

Reds v Blues: Chelsea play Manchester United in the Premier League recently. Blue-coloured brands are thought to portray dependability and strength, while red brands convey exuberance and excitement. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty Images

It looks to be a case of the blues versus the reds across the Caribbean telecommunications sector, where Denis O’Brien’s Digicel is facing a new chall(...)

Vincent Crowley stepped down from INM in May 2014 Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Vincent Crowley, the former chief executive of Independent News & Media, was paid more than €1 million by the company last year, with the sum incl(...)

Siteserv subsidiary GMC/Sierra was one of three companies awarded contracts for the installation of water meters for Irish Water. Photograph: Colm Mahady/Fennells

2006: Businessman Brian Harvey merges Rent-a-Fence with Donohoe Scaffolding to form Siteserv, to provide fencing, boundary protection, scaffolding and(...)

SiteServ chief executive Sean Corkery: “It was a good deal and the taxpayer came out the right side of it in my view”

The sale of Siteserv to a company owned by businessman Denis O’Brien in 2012 was a deal that was good for the taxpayer, the utility group’s chief exec(...)

Sunday Independent journalists bid farewell to editor Anne Harris lastnight. Photograph: David Conachy

Anne Harris, the editor of The Sunday Independent, received a “knock down” from her staff on Saturday night as she ended her career leading the countr(...)

Denis O’Brien: “In Ireland there might eventually be only one or two newspapers.” Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Like unhappy families, no two media moguls are alike. Rupert Murdoch, Gina Rinehart, Charles Foster Kane. all completely different. At least one of(...)

Ryan Preston has been announced as the new chief financial officer of Independent News and Media

CHARLIE TAYLORIndependent News and Media has announced the appointment of Ryan Preston as its new group chief financial officer in place of Eamonn O’K(...)

Leslie Buckley, chairman INN, voting at Independent News and Media AGM earlier this year. Photograph: David Sleator

Independent News & Media will seek to implement more cuts over the next 18 months as it seeks an appropriate cost structure for the transition tow(...)