Johnston Press recently agreed to buy the ‘i’ newspaper from the Evgeny Lebedev-owned ESI Media. Photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

Iconic Newspapers subsidiary Formpress Publishing, the company behind 14 local news titles in Ireland, made a pretax profit of almost €1.2 million in(...)

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(...)

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 (...)