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Senior politicians have met Britain’s media regulator in a bid to block Rupert Murdoch’s takeover of Sky. MP and former Labour leader Ed Miliband conf(...)

BT is expected to pay out £300 million  in compensation to rivals over delayed high-speed cable installations. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

BT has been given a £42 million (€49 million) fine by the UK telecoms watchdog and is expected to pay out £300 million (€347 million) in compensation (...)

British media secretary Karen Bradley has confirmed she will refer the planned £11.7 billion (€13.48 billion) takeover of Sky by Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox to Ofcom, the UK communications watchdog.  Photograph: Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images

Reports of Rupert Murdoch’s ongoing mission to get his hands on Sky might well confuse casual observers who were under the impression the Australian m(...)

Sky is the largest pay-TV company in Ireland, where it also sells broadband and telephony services. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

The British government has referred Rupert Murdoch’s planned £11.7 billion (€13.5 billion) takeover of European pay-TV group Sky to regulators to dec(...)

Wall Street stocks rose but then pared gains after jobs data cleared the way for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates. Photograph: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg News

European stocks were little changed, as equities trimmed their earlier gains after it emerged the European Central Bank discussed whether interest rat(...)

“The seductive lure of achieving super-fast wireless speeds distracts from the broader vision originally envisaged for 5G.” Photograph: Reuters/Eric Gaillard

Barcelona is the capital of the tech world as policy makers, technologists and analysts descend on the Catalan capital for the Mobile World Congress. (...)

The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq were little changed in early trading on Wednesday as gains in tech stocks offset a weakness in the retail sector, while the Dow was pulled lower by healthcare shares. Photograph: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg

European shares closed little changed as miners advanced, offsetting a decline in media shares led by Pearson. The Stoxx Europe 600 Index rose 0.2 p(...)

The possibility that Ireland could become a post-Brexit base for cross-border broadcasters is one that the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland is keen to explore.  Photograph: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg

Brexit is coming. Not until 2019, under current estimates, but journalistic tradition dictates that we try to predict in advance what it might mean wh(...)

Concerns have been raised about the role of Rupert Murdoch’s son James, who is Sky’s chairman and Fox’s chief executive. Photograph: PA Wire

Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox has tabled a formal £11.7 billion (€14 billion) takeover bid for broadcaster Sky. Fox’s offer of £10.75 per share f(...)

RTÉ’s new MD of news, Jon Williams, describes himself as a “runner, traveller, Scouser”.

Jon Williams, a senior editor at ABC News in New York with extensive experience in world news, has been appointed managing director of news and curren(...)

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