There are still six other board positions to fill at RTÉ and these are in the gift of the Minister for Communications, Alex White. Photograph: David Sleator

So, one down – six to go. With the election of newcaster Aengus Mac Grianna as the worker representative on the RTÉ board, the State broadcaster’s boa(...)

Tom Savage: his term as  chairman of the RTÉ board came to an end on August 31st. Photograph: Cyril Byrne.

RTÉ has lost two-thirds of its governing board this week, and a radical overhaul will take place before the end of this month with chairman Tom Savag(...)

Tom Savage, chairman of the RTÉ board speaking to news reporters. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Fancy a cushy new job? How about one that gives you a say in how the State broadcaster is run? Well, applications are being sought to join the board o(...)

Alex White receiving the seal of office for the Department of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources from President Michael D Higgins and Taoiseach Enda Kenny at a ceremony in Áras an Uachtaráin. Photograph: Alan Betson

Who will be the next chair of the RTÉ board? The appointment will be one of the first tasks to fall to ex-RTÉ radio producer Alex White, the new Minis(...)

Minister for Social Protection Joan Burton’s budget announcement of a €5 million cut in the annual payment to RTÉ for pensioners’ free TV licences created “extraordinary” difficulties for the broadcaster, documents show

Minister for Social Protection Joan Burton’s budget announcement of a €5 million cut in the annual payment to RTÉ for pensioners’ free TV licences cre(...)

An investigation by AIB upheld 11 complaints against  a senior manager, made no decision on four others and dismissed nine.

A senior manager with Allied Irish Bank has told the High Court he does not accept he bullied anyone despite an internal bank investigation upholding (...)

Clare Duignan said she planned to spend more time in her roles in the Jameson Dublin International Film Festival and Business to Arts after her contract as managing director of RTÉ Radio ends. Photograph: Frank Miller

Clare Duignan, managing director of RTÉ Radio, has not sought a renewal of her contract and will leave the broadcaster at the end of June. Jim (...)