Business ETC uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Click here to find out more »
Dublin: 6 °C Saturday 20 December, 2014

Media - Yesterday’s News

From TheJournal.ie Dubliners said goodbye to the Metro Herald today – and things got emotional Good Morning And Thank You

Dubliners said goodbye to the Metro Herald today – and things got emotional

We saw hugs, Christmas cards, a cheeky fiver, and plenty of sad faces on the streets this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Think your home (or your neighbour’s) could be Home of the Year? Gaffs

Think your home (or your neighbour’s) could be Home of the Year?

If so, a new RTÉ show is looking for you.

From TheJournal.ie Staff at the Metro Herald are having a bit of fun on its last day Bad News

Staff at the Metro Herald are having a bit of fun on its last day

Thirteen staff will be made redundant as the paper closes.

SPONSORED

Media - Thursday 18 December, 2014

It’s no joke: Hundreds of people have responded to this ad looking for the next Ray D’Arcy

A decision on Ray’s replacement isn’t expected before February. Interviews are set to take place in the New Year.

From TheJournal.ie Q&A with Pat Kenny: His new UTV Ireland show, Fair City and would he ever get into politics? Pat Kenny

Q&A with Pat Kenny: His new UTV Ireland show, Fair City and would he ever get into politics?

We also get into Ray D’arcy and his first time on a bus shelter…

Media - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Complaint about Brendan O’Carroll’s on-air gay marriage support rejected D'ruling

Complaint about Brendan O’Carroll’s on-air gay marriage support rejected

BAI says having people on both sides of every debate is not an “absolute requirement”.

Media - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The trailer for TV3′s new soap Red Rock is pretty intense Welcome To Your Life

Media - Monday 15 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Rupert Murdoch tweets ‘congrats’ to his newspaper after ‘bloody outcome’ to Sydney siege

Rupert Murdoch tweets ‘congrats’ to his newspaper after ‘bloody outcome’ to Sydney siege

The Australian-born media magnate has been criticised by some for being insensitive.

Say it ain’t so? Metro Herald will be published for the last time on Friday

The newspaper is to close with the loss of 13 full-time jobs.

Mark Little is stepping down as head of the news agency he set up

However, the former RTÉ journalist will be staying on as director of editorial innovation.

From TheJournal.ie People were pretty offended by yesterday’s Life cover The Good Life

People were pretty offended by yesterday’s Life cover

The magazine’s annual Christmas party was reportedly like a scene from Charles Dickens’ ‘A Christmas Carol’…

Media - Thursday 11 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie See you real soon: Enda promises ministers will appear on UTV Ireland Hi Again Pat

See you real soon: Enda promises ministers will appear on UTV Ireland

Have you been missing the sight of Cabinet members clashing with Pat Kenny on national TV? … Right, just us then…

Media - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Marty Morrissey is going to fill in until Ray D’Arcy arrives at RTÉ

However, he will be on air for just three weeks.

Media - Monday 8 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘There’s no ruling on marriage equality’ – BAI denies censorship claims Marriage Referendum

‘There’s no ruling on marriage equality’ – BAI denies censorship claims

The authority says that there is no automatic requirement to balance a discussion.

From TheJournal.ie The government doesn’t want one person owning the Irish media Public Interest

Alison Curtis: ‘We’re going to miss Ray, but we’ll do our best to keep it going’

She’s will be filling the mid-morning slot ‘for the foreseeable future’.

Media - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Media - Thursday 4 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge Derek Mooney leaves RTÉ afternoon show to make more nature programmes Mooney Goes Wild

Derek Mooney leaves RTÉ afternoon show to make more nature programmes

It’s not yet known who will replace him.

UTV Ireland ‘for the Republic’, and won’t be available up North

However, some might be able to access it through Saorview.

Media - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie That ‘we owe you money’ letter from Sky? It’s NOT a scam Believe In Better

That ‘we owe you money’ letter from Sky? It’s NOT a scam

This is a public service broadcast.

Media - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge Russell Brand calls reporter “a snide” after he is asked how much his home is worth Russell Brand

Soon you can watch Ireland’s newest TV station anywhere, despite its rival’s best efforts

TV3 apparently tried to block UTV from getting on Ireland’s free-to-air network.

Media - Sunday 30 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge TV3′s swanky new ad features a brilliantly creepy shot of Vincent Browne New Dawn
From TheJournal.ie The Oireachtas really wants you to know it broadcasts the Dáil on TV Advertising

The Oireachtas really wants you to know it broadcasts the Dáil on TV

The parliament’s communications unit is stepping up an advertising campaign.

Media - Thursday 27 November, 2014

From The Score Australia’s Daily Telegraph has retired tomorrow’s back page in memory of Phil Hughes RIP

Australia’s Daily Telegraph has retired tomorrow’s back page in memory of Phil Hughes

Irish cricket “stunned and saddened” by Hughes’ tragic death.

Media - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Storyful is opening a new research centre in Dublin (with 30 jobs)

The news agency will begin hiring for the roles immediately.

Media - Saturday 22 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie What was Bertie Ahern doing on the front page of the South China Morning Post? Internet

What was Bertie Ahern doing on the front page of the South China Morning Post?

He was talking about the internet, of course.

Media - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Who is this US billionaire who is buying up half of Ireland’s hotels?

The Limerick Strand Hotel is the latest property to be snapped up by the man Al Gore dubbed “Darth Vader”.

Media - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie U2 aren’t done with iTunes quite yet … They’ve just announced a new film project Urban Edge

U2 aren’t done with iTunes quite yet … They’ve just announced a new film project

The murals of Northern Ireland are the inspiration for the group’s latest project.

Death sentence for killer of Irish cameraman Simon Cumbers

The attack took place ten years ago in the capital of Saudi Arabia.

Media - Friday 14 November, 2014

Waterford Whispers News: ‘I turned down RTÉ, we would be too much for them’ Wwn

Waterford Whispers News: ‘I turned down RTÉ, we would be too much for them’

The satirical news website now plans to release a book before Christmas.

Media - Thursday 13 November, 2014

All those big names and new shows means UTV Ireland could lose millions next year

The company has hired staff, commissioned programs and built its studio ready for its launch in 2 months.

Media - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Move over Pat… Claire Byrne is getting her own show on RTÉ One Prime Time

Move over Pat… Claire Byrne is getting her own show on RTÉ One

An exciting development for the popular presenter.

Media - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Could e-cigarette ads like this showing smoking on air be coming to Irish TV? Vaping On-air

Could e-cigarette ads like this showing smoking on air be coming to Irish TV?

Local sellers hope Ireland will follow the UK’s lead in featuring ‘vaping’ commercials on television.

BBC won’t unmask The Sun’s ‘Fake Sheikh’ just yet, but they promise they will

Controversial journalist Mazher Mahmood uses a sheikh costume to lure celebrities.

Media - Monday 10 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Journal Media Ltd wins ‘Rising Star’ award Fast 50

Journal Media Ltd wins ‘Rising Star’ award

Award recognises fastest-growing young tech company in Republic of Ireland

1 2 3 4 5