Seahorse is a sharp and funny play about the anxiety of being a woman in modern Ireland.

Women’s day is leaking. The international day, which has been around for more than 100 years, these days sees events and campaigns starting days befor(...)

MKC Communications managing director Tim Kinsella, Lorraine Higgins and MKC Communications director, Laurie Mannix. Photograph: Chris Bellew/Fennell Photography

Lorraine Higgins, the former chief executive of trade group Retail Excellence and previously a Labour Party senator, has joined the Dublin corporate c(...)

Brad Smith, chief legal officer of Microsoft, with Ciarán Conlon

Tech giant Microsoft Ireland has appointed former ministerial adviser Ciarán Conlon as director of public policy. Mr Conlon will work with both Micro(...)

John Murphy with Tim Kinsella, managing director of MKC Communications. Mr Murphy is former secretary general of the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation

John Murphy, the former top civil servant at the Department of Enterprise, has joined public relations firm MKC Communications as a consultant in its (...)

Legal firms engaged in lobbying activity are not thought to be complying with the legislation to the same extent as public relations professionals. Image: iStock

Organisations that do not comply with lobbying legislation introduced last September should be “named and shamed”, the Public Relations Institute of I(...)

Progressive Democrats leader Dessie O’Malley and Fianna Fáil leader Charles Haughey: the circumstances were much more toxic in 1989, when the likely government-making option settled on the Fianna Fáil-PD negotiations.

The racing certainty now is a hung Dáil and, flowing from that, the emergence of a Fine Gael-Fianna Fáil coalition as the most stable and ideologicall(...)

Tim Kinsella: replacing Laurie Mannix, who ran MKC as managing director for the last seven years. Photograph: Conor McCabe Photography

There has been a change among the officer class at MKC Communications, the Dublin PR firm that acts for blue-chip clients such as Google, Virgin Media(...)

MKC Communications managing director Laurie Mannix

MKC Communications has retained the public relations account for telecommunications provider UPC Ireland following a six-way competitive tender for th(...)