Denis O’Brien: Called off the initial public offering  at the 11th hour after investors declined to meet his valuation of the business. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

As Denis O’Brien tells it, he woke up yesterday morning feeling “very happy” at his decision on Tuesday night to pull Digicel’s planned $2 billion (€1(...)

Irish Independent Park: Irish Independent Park: former Musgrave Park has been renamed under a sponsorship deal.

There is often a period of painful adjustment before the public is prepared to accept the new names of venues that are valiantly rechristened in the w(...)

TV3’s studios. It is unlikely that INM, will try to buy the for-sale station.

“No action is recommended.” In its review of the 14 submissions to the consultation on its draft media mergers guidelines, now finalised and published(...)

Communicorp chairwoman Lucy Gaffney, who attended the agm on crutches. Photograph: Dave Meehan

At Independent News & Media’s agm in Dublin’s Westbury Hotel yesterday, company chairman Leslie Buckley apologised to shareholders for the corpora(...)

Independent News & Media will not rule out buying broadcaster TV3, INM chairman Leslie Buckley has said.

Independent News & Media plans to spend up to €100 million on media sector acquisitions in Ireland and the UK and will not rule out buying broadca(...)

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(...)