In a note to staff the company said: ‘The Irish Times looks forward to meeting and working with all staff and their representatives to discuss the acquisition.’

The acquisition of the Irish Examiner by The Irish Times has been cleared by Minister for Communications Denis Naughten on media plurality grounds. T(...)

Only 28% of Irish people understand how Facebook determines which news stories to show users. Photograph: Jason Alden/Bloomberg

Less than a third of Irish people understand how Facebook’s algorithms determine which news stories they see, research by the Reuters Institute for th(...)

There have been a number of media ownership changes in the three years to 2017.  Photograph: Alan Betson

A fresh examination of who owns and who controls media in Ireland is to be undertaken by the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI). The authority (...)

RTÉ2 shows such as “Can’t Cope, Won’t Cope” may soon be shown on a +1 channel

RTÉ has sought regulatory permission to launch an RTÉ2 +1 channel in a move that is likely to boost the audience for its shows. An Oireachtas committ(...)

Minister for Communications Denis Naughten

Minister for Communications Denis Naughten has told the Dáil he will take no more calls from lobbyists. He also insisted that he had apologised for t(...)

The proposed acquisition of the “Irish Examiner” by The Irish Times DAC has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission and will now be referred to the Minister for Communications for approval on media plurality grounds.

The proposed acquisition of the Irish Examiner by The Irish Times DAC has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) a(...)

Many UK-based television channels that broadcast into Europe are expected to relocate to Ireland after Brexit. Photograph: iStock

The broadcasting regulator should place a levy on television channels that sell advertising in the Irish market, and then use the sums raised to fund (...)

Social Democrats joint leader  Catherine Murphy. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The Social Democrats have called on Minister for Communications Denis Naughten to recuse himself from any decisions related to the proposed purchase o(...)

Minister for Communications Denis Naughten. Séamus Dooley, the NUJ’s Irish secretary, called on the Minister to recuse himself voluntarily from involvement in media regulation.

The National Union of Journalists has called on Minister for Communications Denis Naughten to recuse himself from media regulation for telling a lobby(...)

Simon Coveney on Denis Naughten: “in my view he did not do anything that constitutes giving inappropriate information to anybody. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins Tánaiste Simon Coveney said he had confidence in Denis Naughten as Minister for Communications. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Tánaiste Simon Coveney has expressed confidence in Minister for Communications Denis Naughten during heated Dáil exchanges about Mr Naughten’s controv(...)

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