Wed, 24 Jun, 2020
Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has described as “ridiculous” the defence given by Communications Minister Denis Naughten, who had said his call with a lobbyist for Independent News and Media (INM) was “personal”.
Mon, 23 Apr, 2018
Ireland’s largest publishing firm, the stock market-listed Independent News and Media, has been thrown into crisis amid serious allegations by the State’s corporate enforcer that include claims of governance misdeeds and email hacks.
Tue, 17 Apr, 2018
Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has called for the Government and opposition parties to take action to ensure media outlets are not pressured by “overbearing influences” in response to the Independent News and Media (INM) data breach controversy.
Mon, 09 Apr, 2018
The president of the High Court has ruled that Leslie Buckley, who is to step down shortly as chairman of Independent News and Media, is entitled to privilege over 10 documents concerning the preparation of his response to the State corporate enforcer’s investigation of a whistleblower complaint.
Tue, 06 Feb, 2018
Independent News and Media — of which Denis O’Brien owns a significant stake — said it wants “urgently” to spark a debate over ownership and consolidation of newspapers and broadcasters in Ireland, claiming “unhelpful” regulatory conditions were placed this year on its now aborted bid to take over regional publisher Celtic Media.
Tue, 01 Aug, 2017
THE appalling, dishonourable decision by the profitable Independent News and Media (INM) to close its defined benefit pension scheme is another indication of how government after government has dodged its responsibilities.
Wed, 07 Dec, 2016
The debate over whether the UK will exit the EU has switched dramatically to the potential gains for some Irish shareholders and most Irish exporters should the so-called ‘Bremain’ side win the looming UK vote on EU membership on June 23.
Thu, 26 May, 2016