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Isolde Goggin, chairperson of the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission, said it did not block any proposed transaction in 2017. Photograph:  Eric Luke

The State’s competition regulators scrutinised more than 70 deals involving businesses with combined sales of €56 billion in 2017. Irish law requires(...)

Writer and broadcaster Garrison Keillor has been fired by Minnesota Public Radio over an accusation of inappropriate behaviour. Photograph: Jeff Baenen/AP

NBC News fired popular Today show host Matt Lauer after a colleague accused him of inappropriate sexual behaviour, the US TV network said on Wednesda(...)

Some 76 per cent of respondents in the arts survey had attended a cinema within the previous 12 months, while  17 per cent had been to a  theatre. Photograph: Ros Kavanagh

A higher percentage of the population attends arts events in Dublin than in any other region in the country, according to Arts in Irish Life 2016, a r(...)

Competition and Consumer Protection Commission chairwoman Isolde Goggin: “The CCPC will use its powers to ensure that mergers that do not meet the required financial thresholds for mandatory notification, but that are likely to result in a substantial lessening of competition, do not go unchecked.”

Global media measurement group Kantar Media must sell part of Irish rival Newsaccess and release some of its customers from fixed contracts as a condi(...)

A ransomware demand for the payment of $300 worth of bitcoin sits on the screen of laptop infected by the Petya computer virus. Photograph: Vincent Mundy/Bloomberg

This week’s ransomware IT virus attack, which has spread from Ukraine to affect businesses around the globe, comes at a particularly inauspicious time(...)

“Media monitoring is a hugely important service to our sector, particularly monitoring of print and broadcast media,” said John Carroll, chief executive of PRII

The industry body for public relations practitioners wants competition regulators to force Kantar Media to divest a portion of its Irish business, ove(...)

Andy Brown, chief executive and chairman of Kantar, which employs more than 50 people in Ireland across offices in Dublin and Belfast.

Kantar Media, the global media measurement company, has acquired Newsaccess, the Dublin-based media monitoring specialists. Andy Brown, chief executi(...)

“On Indeed, the job-search website, there are 32,000 openings specifying creativity in London alone, compared with only 2,700 requesting politeness.”

I’m not creative. Neither are most of my colleagues. The Financial Times employs clever people who know how to spot stories, write them elegantly, an(...)

Bluemetrix  chief executive Liam English said the company was looking for Linux experts, adding that they will receive a further 18 months of training in Hadoop.

Cork-based big data and analytics firm Bluemetrix is to create 20 new jobs following a partnership with Hortonworks. The company said 15 of these jobs(...)

Joe Stinziano, executive vice-president of Samsung Electronics America, introduces a 105-inch, curved ultra-high-definition (UHD) television during the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas in January. photograph: steve marcus/reuters

Our living rooms may not be getting any roomier, but Irish householders continue to opt for bigger television screens, research by Kantar Media sho(...)