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BT  entered Ireland in 2000 through the acquisition of a controlling stake in Esat Digifone

BT’s 600 employees in Ireland will benefit from a scheme to distribute about £50 million (€57m) a year in shares, representing about £500 (€572) per e(...)

BT: Vodafone, Virgin and Three may be possible suitors for acquisition of its Irish arm. Photograph: Phil Noble

Ireland’s top telcos Vodafone, Virgin and Three have been touted as possible buyers of BT’s €460 million Irish unit, which the UK telecoms giant is se(...)

Eir’s  director of mobile networks, Fergal McCann,  and CEO, Carolan Lennon. Photograph: Chris Bellew/Fennell Photography

Eir announced a €500 million overhaul of its fixed broadband platform this week, pledging to build fibre lines directly into an additional 1.4 million(...)

The contract, which was renewed in 2017, is said to be worth at least €20 million a year to Limerick-based Enet. Photograph: PA Wire

The Government has come under fire for failing to put a major telecommunications contract out to tender and for presiding over a deeply uncompetitive (...)

Minister for Transport Shane Ross is looking for exemptions from the property tax.

The Sunday Business Post has reported by a long-awaited overhaul of property tax in the State has been delayed as Minister for Transport Shane Ross is(...)

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe pictured at Government Buildings in advance of delivering Budget 2019. The ESRI has concluded that the budget will reduce incomes on average next year. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Budget 2019 was supposed to put money in our pockets but an analysis by the ESRI of the various tax and benefit measures announced in October show tha(...)

The difference between extending coverage so that it reaches a higher proportion of the State’s area, as against a higher proportion of its population, is huge,  reports show. Photograph: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

Extending mobile phone broadband coverage to 95 per cent of the State in geographical terms would cost €858 million, while extending it to 99.5 per ce(...)

Minister for Communications Denis Naughten, who has been warned by ComReg about the impact staff shortages is having on its work. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Communications regulator ComReg was operating with less than a quarter of the staff it needed to do some of its most important work, internal records (...)

To extend the reach of its Prime Video service, Amazon has chosen the time-honoured method of expansion: spending money on sports rights. Photograph: Jeenah Moon/Bloomberg

Is it game, set and match to Amazon? What began as an online bookseller has become a giant of ecommerce, cloud computing and media, its activities str(...)

NGNs are not usually included in consumers’ mobile phone contract bundles and many users have been hit with high costs after making calls

Freephone and low-cost telephone numbers that are commonly used for charity helplines and customer service queries cause confusion among the public an(...)

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