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  1. January 20, 2014

    Irish billionaire Denis O’Brien plans ‘massive’ telecoms push

    Denis O’Brien, one of Ireland’s richest businessmen, will launch a “massive push” this year to expand his global telecoms...

  2. June 8, 2012

    O’Brien ousts Independent chairman

    Ireland’s richest man Denis O’Brien has won a decisive victory in his six-year battle to gain control of Independent News &...

  1. May 3, 2012

    Denis O’Brien extends holding in INM

    Denis O’Brien, Ireland’s richest man, has bought a further 5 per cent stake in Independent News & Media, pushing his...

  2. April 16, 2010

    C&W defeats claim from rival Digicel

    Cable & Wireless Communications has defeated a multi-million pound damages claim brought against it by Caribbean rival...

  3. January 25, 2010

    Costa Rica bandwidth sale pulls wide interest

    Latin America's mobile phone companies will have a rare chance to move into virgin territory next month when Costa Rica...

  4. December 18, 2009

    Standard owner Lebedev closes in on The Independent

    Alexander Lebedev, the owner of London's Evening Standard and a former lieutenant-colonel in the KGB, is in advanced talks...

  5. September 11, 2009

    View from the Top: Colm Delves, chief executive of Digicel

    Kingston, Jamaica is a long way from Dublin and quite a bit hotter which, judging from his smile, seems to suit Colm Delves...

  6. September 3, 2009

    O'Brien seeks vote on future of INM titles

    Denis O'Brien, the Irish businessman and second-largest shareholder in Independent News & Media, reignited a long-running...

  7. March 14, 2009

    O'Reilly bows out at Independent

    An era in Irish business ended yesterday when Sir Anthony O'Reilly ceded control of struggling Independent News and Media...

  8. March 14, 2009

    O'Reilly hands over IN&M reins

    An era in Irish business ended yesterday when Sir Anthony O'Reilly ceded control of struggling Independent News & Media to...

  9. September 27, 2008

    Digicel in Caribbean cricket row

    The biggest prize for a single sporting team event is threatened by a sponsorship rights row involving Caribbean mobile...

  10. June 12, 2008

    Sir Anthony's marathon at INM fails to impress major shareholder

    Independent News & Media prevailed yesterday against Denis O'Brien, the 25 per cent shareholder it has dubbed a dissident...

  11. June 12, 2008

    IN&M bears down on O'Brien

    Independent News & Media prevailed yesterday against Denis O'Brien, the 25 per cent shareholder it has dubbed a dissident...

  12. June 12, 2008

    O'Reilly scrum

    The lengthy Independent News & Media annual meeting took place at the Park Lane Sheraton, from where chief executive Sir...

  13. June 9, 2008

    Investor fires salvo at IN&M chief ahead of annual meeting

    Denis O'Brien - dubbed a "dissident" shareholder by Independent News & Media - has accused Sir Anthony O'Reilly, chief...

  14. June 5, 2008

    IN&M promises change to meet investor concerns

    Sir Anthony O'Reilly's Independent News & Media has moved to pre-empt further attacks from Denis O'Brien by publishing a...

  15. May 29, 2008

    C&W coy about demerger plans

    At its 2007-08 results last week Cable and Wireless was coy about the timing of an eagerly awaited demerger of its UK and...

  16. April 18, 2008

    Positive drug trial lifts Renovo

    Renovo rallied 14.9 per cent to 40½p after the biotech company reported positive data on Juvista, its antiscarring...

  17. April 10, 2008

    Reshuffle at The Independent aimed at ending era of losses

    Roger Alton, the former editor of The Observer, will today be named editor of The Independent in a management reshuffle...

  18. March 28, 2008

    O'Brien declared a 'dissident' by O'Reillys' INM

    Simmering bad blood between two of Ireland's richest men bubbled over into open dispute yesterday. Sir Anthony O'Reilly's...

  19. March 28, 2008

    Independent thought

    Independent News & Media has taken the unusual step of issuing a Stock Exchange announcement to attack one of its largest...

  20. March 26, 2008

    O'Brien increases holding in INM

    Denis O'Brien, the Irish telecommunications billionaire, has increased his stake in Independent News & Media by a further...

  21. February 12, 2008

    Liberty Global looks at emerging markets and radio entry

    Liberty Global, John Malone's international cable group, is examining deals in Russia, India and China. The group could...

  22. January 23, 2008

    Imprint delays vote on OPD offer

    Imprint has delayed the shareholder meeting to vote on OPD's £30m offer for the recruitment company at the request of...

  23. December 1, 2007

    Goldman considers investment to rescue ISTC

    Goldman Sachs is considering an investment in International Securities Trading Corporation, the troubled Irish lender...

  24. November 30, 2007

    Ireland's rich may face ISTC loss

    Several of Ireland's leading millionaires could face substantial losses on an investment in International Securities...

  25. November 8, 2007

    Imprint recommends bid from OPD Group

    Imprint, the international recruitment consultancy, has recommended a bid from OPD Group. But Hydrogen, a third recruitment...

  26. October 11, 2007

    Aer Lingus to take legal action to force Ryanair sale

    Aer Lingus is to take legal action to force Ryanair to sell its 29.4 per cent stake in the former Irish state-owned carrier...

  27. October 4, 2007

    Founder of Ryanair dies at 71

    Tony Ryan, who, as founder of Ryanair, was a pioneer of the European low-cost airline industry, died on Wednesday after a...

  28. July 17, 2007

    Emap agrees to sell Irish radio stations

    Emap agreed to sell its three Irish radio stations yesterday to the Dublin-based Communicorp group, controlled by Denis...

  29. June 14, 2007

    Denis O'Brien

    Irish mischief He might be described as cherubic but the 49-year-old Denis O'Brien is mischievous. He is clearly having fun...

  30. June 14, 2007

    Ex-Canadian PM defends O'Reilly

    Brian Mulroney, former Canadian prime minister and non-executive director of Independent News & Media, yesterday rode to...

  31. June 12, 2007

    Lots of Concern as Harvey goes

    Lord Sharman of Redlynch put on his hat as Aviva chairman on Monday night to deliver the first of the farewells for Richard...

  32. June 12, 2007

    Sir Anthony gets crash tackled

    There seems to be no end to the poking in the soft underbelly that Irish telecommunications entrepreneur Denis O'Brien is...

  33. June 1, 2007

    Pretender to O'Reilly throne?

    Is warhorse Sir Anthony O'Reilly really worried about the stakebuilding in Independent News & Media by his much younger...

  34. May 7, 2007

    ISTC makes plans for a full London listing

    International Securities Trading Corporation, an Irish financial services company, is making plans for a London listing in...

  35. February 14, 2007

    Denis O'Brien to buy out Digicel minorities

    Denis O'Brien, the Irish telecommunications entrepreneur, is to raise a $1.4bn bond to buy out the minority shareholders in...

  36. November 7, 2006

    O'Leary says Aer Lingus offer could fail

    Michael O'Leary, Ryanair chief executive, appeared to concede the low-cost airline's current bid for Aer Lingus, which...

  37. November 4, 2006

    Aer Lingus to ballot its workers on Ryanair offer

    The Aer Lingus workers' trust, which owns 12.58 per cent of the airline, is to start balloting its members next week on...

  38. October 28, 2006

    Aer Lingus chief pledges to thwart Ryanair's hostile bid

    Dermot Mannion, Aer Lingus chief executive, has reassured the airline's union officials that Ryanair's €1.48bn (£994m)...

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