Exterior of the Communicorp building, at Grand Canal Quay in Dublin. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) is to seek further clarification from Denis O’Brien’s Communicorp radio group on the ban which the group h(...)

Denis O’Brien’s Communicorp is the parent company of Newstalk, Today FM, 98FM and Spin, from which all ‘Irish Times’ journalists have been banned under an edict. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Denis O’Brien’s Communicorp radio stations’ blanket ban on Irish Times journalists is to be discussed by the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland when it(...)

Dr Ciara Kelly’s appointment means that Newstalk’s weekday roster is no longer exclusively male, an imbalance which has been the subject of criticism in the weeks since the controversy erupted over Hook’s comments.

Newstalk has announced that Ciara Kelly will permanently take George Hook’s place in its weekday lunchtime slot. Dr Kelly will present her new show, ‘(...)

The Denis O’Brien-controlled company Communicorp operates the nationwide stations Newstalk and Today FM, along with a number of regional stations. Photograph: David Sleator

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) is to seek clarification from Denis O’Brien’s Communicorp radio group following its decision to ban Irish (...)

NUJ general secretary for Ireland Seamus Dooley said there was a  serious problem with media ownership in Ireland.

The National Union of Journalists (NUJ) has described the decision by Communicorp to ban Irish Times journalists from its radio programmes, as “bizarr(...)

The Denis O’Brien-controlled company Communicorp operates the nationwide stations Newstalk and Today FM, along with a number of regional stations. Photograph: David Sleator

Communicorp, the Denis O’Brien-controlled radio group which owns the country’s only two national commercial broadcasters, has instructed its staff tha(...)

Rob Timony will join Communicorp, which is owned by businessman Denis O’Brien (pictured)

Media group Communicorp has announced the appointment of Rob Timony as creative director. Mr Timony will join the company, which is owned by business(...)

Communicorp owns Newstalk and Today FM, as well as Spin 1038 and Dublin’s 98FM. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Communicorp’s chief operating officer Caroline Reynolds is set to depart the Denis O’Brien-owned radio group at the end of the month. It is understoo(...)

Communicorp has news editors in place at both Newstalk and Today FM as well as a role covering 98FM, Spin 1038 and Spin South West. It is understood these individuals have been invited to apply for the group role.

Radio group Communicorp is standing down the news editor roles at its stations and appointing a single head of news. Communicorp currently has news e(...)

Employees of Communicorp One will move to Media Central under a transfer of undertakings. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Denis O’Brien’s radio group Communicorp has awarded the tender for all of its advertising sales to the agency Media Central. The company was already t(...)