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Adrian Lynch: A key part of his job is to deliver big television hits at RTÉ.

With the last of the golden Dancing with the Stars ticker tape swept up, RTÉ One and RTÉ 2 controller Adrian Lynch is in talks with Shinawil, the inde(...)

RTÉ received €179 million in licence fee funding in 2015, according to the last published annual report.

The Government is pushing forward with plans to shift the responsibility for television licence fee enforcement away from An Post. The Office of Gov(...)

RTÉ, Donnybrook: Commercial   income at the broadcaster  came in at €155 million in 2015 – less than the €179 million licence fee funding it received that year. Photograph: Alan Betson

Wednesday was “Dee-Day” in RTÉ, as Dee Forbes, director-general of the national public service broadcaster since last July, outlined her vision for th(...)

RTÉ director general Dee Forbes

RTÉ’s director general Dee Forbes would like to see the licence fee doubled. Ireland has one of the highest licence fee evasion rates in Europe and s(...)

Nika McGuigan  and Seána Kerslake star as Danielle and Aisling in RTÉ2 series ‘Can’t Cope, Won’t Cope’, which was well-received by younger viewers.

RTÉ is looking “very seriously” at how it caters for the 15-34-year-old audience as part of a review of all of its channels and services, director-gen(...)

RTÉ  director-general Dee Forbes.

RTÉ’s young people’s programming department may continue to produce presenter links between shows in-house, but the broadcaster’s plan to outsource th(...)

The RTÉ mast on the broadcaster’s Donnybrook site in south Dublin. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

RTÉ could be in line to raise €70 million or more following its decision to sell half of its Donnybrook site in Dublin within the next six months. Al(...)

 RTÉ director general Dee Forbes said  financial predicament meant there were tough decisions ahead for the station as it tries to balance its books.

RTÉ director general Dee Forbes has sought to reassure employees that its group of unions will be consulted before any further announcements are made(...)

Dee Forbes: told an Oireachtas communications committee last week that the UK’s Brexit vote was having “a direct impact” on RTÉ

RTÉ director-general Dee Forbes will hold a series of “town hall” meetings with employees on Wednesday to outline her plans for the financially troubl(...)

Killing Zig and Zag: RTÉ may be moving towards becoming a “publisher-broadcaster”, and much of what the station makes in-house could be made by outside companies

You don’t have to be an adult to work out RTÉ made a hames of its decision to outsource what was left of the in-house production of children’s televi(...)

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