Patrick Hopkins of the Charities Regulatory Authority told the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Justice  he believes the salary and bonuses of charity chief executives should be highlighted.  Photograph: Alan Betson

The body charged with regulating charities has no power to force them to disclose the salaries of their chief executives, its chairman designate has t(...)

 Munster rugby player Denis Hurley with  NCBI shop manager Teresa O’Brien at the opening of the charity’s new shop in Cork.

The majority of registered charities have not yet engaged with the charity regulator, according to its chief executive. Úna Ní Dhubhghaill, chi(...)

Over 60 per cent of 297 charities surveyed said their fundraising had been affected by negative publicity surrounding the CRC and Rehab controversies.

Work on a “comprehensive” charity register will begin in mid 2014 while charities will be required to provide financial reports from early 2015 onward(...)

Minister for Justice  Alan Shatter has appointed a senior Department of Justice official as the first chief executive of the new Charities Regulatory Authority. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Minister for Justice Alan Shatter has appointed a senior Department of Justice official as the first chief executive of the new Charities Regul(...)