Eir and Virgin Media could be heading for the courts over Eir’s new Apple TV-based TV service.
Virgin Media and eir have signed an agreement that will see their premium sports channels carried on each others platforms.
Ireland will do well regardless of the outcome of Brexit, according to Liberty Global CEO Mike Fries.
Virgin Media Ireland says its fibre broadband network has now passed more than 900,000 premises, with a further due to be built.
One of Ireland’s last remaining independent cable operators has been acquired by Virgin Media.
Virgin Media Ireland, TV3 and RTE have between them secured the rights to the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League matches for the next three years.
Virgin Media Ireland is introducing short term contracts covering just a 30-day span.
40 new jobs have been created through a new customer service programme at Virgin Media Ireland.
TV3 owners Virgin Media Ireland will continue to operate three TV channels in Ireland, but a restructuring means there are only 40 posts to be filled by 61 staff.
Virgin Media has received regulatory and competition approval to acquire UTV Ireland.