The National Union of Journalists is seeking a ‘crisis forum’ between the media industry, unions, Government, and the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) to discuss supports for the sector during the coronavirus crisis.

The National Union of Journalists (NUJ) has called for a “crisis forum” between the media industry, unions, Government, and the Broadcasting Authority(...)

Many radio presenters have this week broadcast from their own homes rather than their usual station studios. Photograph: iStock

The broadcasting levy paid by local radio stations will be waived for the first six months of 2020 to help them continue during the coronavirus crisis(...)

Minister for Communications Richard Bruton: the scheme will  focus initially on climate change and adult/media literacy issues. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

Irish broadcasters that focus on climate change will benefit from new guidelines for the State’s €40 million Sound & Vision scheme, which will be (...)

Lucy Gaffney, chairwoman of Communicorp Group, said it ‘did not feel it incumbent on our radio stations to promote a brand new, niche, digital competitor’. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Communicorp Group has said it “did not feel it incumbent” on its radio stations to allow journalists from The Currency website on air as contributors,(...)

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) has rejected a complaint made against radio presenter Niall Boylan. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) has rejected a complaint made against radio presenter Niall Boylan who suggested that the ritual of saying(...)

The 45-minute documentary was produced by Rothco Accenture and aired on Virgin Media Two in December

One Sunday evening in early December, Virgin Media Two aired a 45-minute documentary on the subject of water in Ireland. The Story of Water, as it was(...)

The move to bring in tighter rules on what people are exposed to online will be welcomed by many campaigners and parents. Photograph: iStock

Significant fines for online companies who breach new digital safety laws could be linked to financial turnover, Minister for Communications Richard B(...)

The new Media Commission’s efficacy will depend on the level of resources granted to it by Government. File photograph: Chris McGrath/Getty Images

Financial penalties are among the range of sanctions that will be available to the proposed new Media Commission, a body that will take on the existin(...)

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin (left) will meet Taoiseach Leo Varadkar on Thursday to discuss the date of the general election.

The long-anticipated meeting between Fine Gael leader Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and Fianna Fáil leader Michéal Martin to discuss the election date and th(...)

NUJ Irish secretary Séamus Dooley said the BAI decision needed to be revisited.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The National Union of Journalists has expressed “grave disappointment” at the broadcasting regulator’s decision not to investigate Communicorp Media’s(...)

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