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# siteserv - This year 2022

Commission finds sale of Siteserv approved in good faith but was based on 'misleading' information
# Investigation
# Investigation

Commission finds sale of Siteserv approved in good faith but was based on 'misleading' information

Sep 7th 2022, 3:38 PM 13,861 Views 0 Comments

A Dáil debate is now being arranged on the findings of the report.

# siteserv - All time

Denis O'Brien court cases have cost the State €340k in barrister fees
# Dáil Privilege
# Dáil Privilege

Denis O'Brien court cases have cost the State €340k in barrister fees

Sep 19th 2019, 8:36 AM 18,995 Views 0 Comments

O’Brien had taken High Court and Supreme Court cases over utterances in the Dáil in a debate on Siteserv in 2015.

Denis O'Brien's privacy vs Dáil privilege: Arguments in businessman's Supreme Court appeal
# SiteServ
# SiteServ

Denis O'Brien's privacy vs Dáil privilege: Arguments in businessman's Supreme Court appeal

Apr 23rd 2018, 1:05 PM 7,522 Views 0 Comments

He’s also contesting the decision that he should pay the costs of the High Court case that went against him.

Former IBRC chief says costs of inquiry could reach €100 million
# SiteServ
# SiteServ

Former IBRC chief says costs of inquiry could reach €100 million

Mar 6th 2018, 8:43 PM 10,728 Views 0 Comments

The inquiry is investigating the sale of IBRC loans where there was a loss of at least €10 million to the taxpayer.

Denis O'Brien has pumped millions into his Actavo business after swingeing job cuts
# SiteServ
# SiteServ

Denis O'Brien has pumped millions into his Actavo business after swingeing job cuts

Jan 18th 2018, 11:28 AM 3,576 Views 1 Comment

The engineering services firm was previously known as Siteserv.

Denis O'Brien to take his time pondering an appeal after 'disappointing' court ruling
# Next Move
# Next Move

Denis O'Brien to take his time pondering an appeal after 'disappointing' court ruling

Mar 31st 2017, 3:03 PM 12,074 Views 55 Comments

He did say, however, that he was encouraged by some aspects of the courts’ judgement.

New law to grant extra powers to allow the Siteserv inquiry get on with work
# Ibrc
# Ibrc

New law to grant extra powers to allow the Siteserv inquiry get on with work

Jun 9th 2016, 6:06 AM 8,726 Views 18 Comments

The ongoing investigation into the IBRC and the Siteserv deal has been held up by strict issues of legal confidentiality.

Catherine Murphy says she won't give up on pursuing Siteserv truth
# Preparatory Work
# Preparatory Work

Catherine Murphy says she won't give up on pursuing Siteserv truth

Apr 29th 2016, 11:48 PM 21,010 Views 69 Comments

The Siteserv inquiry is having problems, but Catherine Murphy “is not giving up”.

The company formerly known as Siteserv is going Stateside
# Breaking America
# Breaking America

The company formerly known as Siteserv is going Stateside

Mar 21st 2016, 8:25 PM 15,914 Views 40 Comments

Actavo is entering the US market for the first time.

There are a LOT of problems with the Siteserv inquiry
# IBRC Loans
# IBRC Loans

There are a LOT of problems with the Siteserv inquiry

Nov 19th 2015, 10:50 PM 15,572 Views 75 Comments

An interim report published this evening shows the IBRC loans/Siteserv inquiry is in trouble.

Pearse Doherty isn't allowed to ask Enda any of these questions
# Refused
# Refused

Pearse Doherty isn't allowed to ask Enda any of these questions

Nov 17th 2015, 2:36 PM 26,348 Views 87 Comments

The Sinn Féin TD has had a number of questions about the IBRC inquiry disallowed.

What on earth is this Siteserv story all about - and why is it back in the news?
# Explainer
# Explainer

What on earth is this Siteserv story all about - and why is it back in the news?

Nov 11th 2015, 7:30 PM 21,121 Views 57 Comments

Denis O’Brien, IBRC and an obsessive TD are all part of tangled web of controversy.

Enda insists the Anglo loans inquiry won't collapse

Enda insists the Anglo loans inquiry won't collapse

Nov 10th 2015, 5:18 PM 7,996 Views 79 Comments

The Taoiseach said he received a letter from Judge Brian Cregan last Friday about the difficulties the inquiry had encountered.

The 'farcical' Anglo loans inquiry could be on the verge of collapse
# SiteServ
# SiteServ

The 'farcical' Anglo loans inquiry could be on the verge of collapse

Nov 9th 2015, 11:10 PM 28,842 Views 98 Comments

The inquiry into the sale of certain loans by the former Anglo Irish Bank is in trouble.

Damning criticism: Siteserv inquiry 'lacks powers' needed to investigate controversial sales
# Looming Collapse
# Looming Collapse

Damning criticism: Siteserv inquiry 'lacks powers' needed to investigate controversial sales

Nov 8th 2015, 7:56 PM 23,184 Views 122 Comments

Emergency measures are being considered to keep the inquiry on track.

After several rows, Sinn Féin votes against IBRC inquiry - but it's still happening
# Dáil Wars
# Dáil Wars

After several rows, Sinn Féin votes against IBRC inquiry - but it's still happening

Jun 10th 2015, 10:53 PM 24,036 Views 71 Comments

Michael Noonan said he’s “confident” he has addressed the opposition’s concerns.

Talk of an INM move for TV3 dismissed as "highly unlikely" by the company
# Media Space
# Media Space

Talk of an INM move for TV3 dismissed as "highly unlikely" by the company

Jun 9th 2015, 12:55 PM 11,418 Views 50 Comments

The cabinet is to debate media merger guidelines today.

Was there any 'nod nod wink wink behaviour' at IBRC?
# State Of The Nation
# State Of The Nation

Was there any 'nod nod wink wink behaviour' at IBRC?

Jun 9th 2015, 12:05 PM 9,796 Views 53 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

The opposition are worried the IBRC inquiry won't be out until AFTER the election
# Kicked To Touch
# Kicked To Touch

The opposition are worried the IBRC inquiry won't be out until AFTER the election

Jun 8th 2015, 10:55 PM 11,293 Views 54 Comments

The Taoiseach has said it’s not possible to issue a deadline for the Commission of Investigation.

Here's everything you need to know about business this week
# The Briefcase
# The Briefcase

Here's everything you need to know about business this week

Jun 7th 2015, 10:15 AM 9,824 Views 1 Comment

Everyone was talking about Denis O’Brien and SiteServ, broadband wars and jobs for the grads.

I want proof, not a pat on the head and to be told: 'It's fine, go away' - Catherine Murphy
# Ibrc
# Ibrc

I want proof, not a pat on the head and to be told: 'It's fine, go away' - Catherine Murphy

Jun 5th 2015, 10:32 AM 13,378 Views 85 Comments

The independent TD said “serious questions” remain unanswered.

Missing files reveal Siteserv writedown was €9 million more than we previously thought
# New Details
# New Details

Missing files reveal Siteserv writedown was €9 million more than we previously thought

Jun 4th 2015, 10:51 PM 28,900 Views 127 Comments

Previously undisclosed board minutes reveal new details about the Siteserv controversy.

'I listened to a lot of hysteria': Enda breaks his silence on Denis O'Brien and IBRC
# He Speaks
# He Speaks

'I listened to a lot of hysteria': Enda breaks his silence on Denis O'Brien and IBRC

Jun 4th 2015, 10:50 PM 34,729 Views 210 Comments

The Taoiseach has made his first public comments since the controversy escalated a week ago.

IBRC inquiry: Department of Finance reveals details of filing error
# SiteServ
# SiteServ

IBRC inquiry: Department of Finance reveals details of filing error

Jun 3rd 2015, 10:50 PM 39,253 Views 148 Comments

Catherine Murphy found out via Twitter, but she’s very happy nonetheless.

Here is the article that Denis O'Brien's lawyers didn't want you to see last Thursday
# Denis O'Brien
# Denis O'Brien

Here is the article that Denis O'Brien's lawyers didn't want you to see last Thursday

Jun 2nd 2015, 10:49 PM 173,188 Views 458 Comments

On foot of clarification in the High Court today, TheJournal.ie republishes the article we first posted last week relaying Catherine Murphy’s Dáil comments.

Denis O'Brien says he has "never experienced this level of abuse, venom and hatred"
# High Court
# High Court

Denis O'Brien says he has "never experienced this level of abuse, venom and hatred"

Jun 2nd 2015, 7:27 AM 21,930 Views 16 Comments

In a lengthy op-ed in the Irish Times, he says that documents given to Catherine Murphy were stolen.

Enda Kenny silence on Dáil privilege controversy 'extremely worrying'
# Denis O'Brien
# Denis O'Brien

Enda Kenny silence on Dáil privilege controversy 'extremely worrying'

Jun 1st 2015, 6:41 PM 44,659 Views 0 Comments

Media outlets have been warned not to report Catherine Murphy’s allegations about Denis O’Brien’s dealings with IBRC.

This former minister wants Enda to tell Denis O'Brien to butt out of politics
# Siteserv Controversy
# Siteserv Controversy

This former minister wants Enda to tell Denis O'Brien to butt out of politics

May 27th 2015, 9:15 PM 21,604 Views 66 Comments

“I think it’s chilling that the Taoiseach has nothing to say on this, frankly.”

'I'm horrified Irish taxpayers are being asked to write a blank cheque'
# Siteserv Review
# Siteserv Review

'I'm horrified Irish taxpayers are being asked to write a blank cheque'

May 14th 2015, 10:30 PM 42,048 Views 103 Comments

“Oh my god, oh my god, oh my god.”

"Mr O'Brien is a media baron" - RTÉ fights action against Denis O'Brien
# Freedom Of Expression
# Freedom Of Expression

"Mr O'Brien is a media baron" - RTÉ fights action against Denis O'Brien

May 13th 2015, 6:45 PM 26,166 Views 0 Comments

The businessman is seeking an injunction against the broadcast of an RTÉ news item.

Murphy calls on KPMG to remove itself from Siteserv probe
# Not Happy
# Not Happy

Murphy calls on KPMG to remove itself from Siteserv probe

May 6th 2015, 9:32 PM 18,615 Views 98 Comments

A Fianna Fáil motion calling for an independent commission to be established has been defeated by the government.

Water charges will be taken from people's wages or dole
# State Of The Nation
# State Of The Nation

Water charges will be taken from people's wages or dole

May 6th 2015, 12:07 PM 45,117 Views 350 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

Alex White: 'Sinn Féin operates on smears ... they can't be taken seriously'
# Conflict Of Interest
# Conflict Of Interest

Alex White: 'Sinn Féin operates on smears ... they can't be taken seriously'

Apr 30th 2015, 3:11 PM 16,849 Views 106 Comments

Labour and Sinn Féin clashed over the Siteserv review … again.

"Get off the stage. Get off the stage":  Noonan rounds on RTÉ in row over Siteserv FOIs
# DUCK AND WEAVE
# DUCK AND WEAVE

"Get off the stage. Get off the stage": Noonan rounds on RTÉ in row over Siteserv FOIs

Apr 29th 2015, 7:44 PM 40,921 Views 127 Comments

Things got a little heated in the Radio 1 studios this morning.

We tried to find out who Siteserv's shareholders are ... it didn't go to plan
# Farce
# Farce

We tried to find out who Siteserv's shareholders are ... it didn't go to plan

Apr 27th 2015, 8:30 PM 45,671 Views 107 Comments

When in doubt, hit the F10 button.

Here's everything you need to know about business this week
# The Briefcase
# The Briefcase

Here's everything you need to know about business this week

Apr 26th 2015, 11:03 AM 12,599 Views 5 Comments

Everyone was talking about SiteServ, mobilegeddon and food-delivery wars.

What percentage of men in Ireland have paid for sex? It's the week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

What percentage of men in Ireland have paid for sex? It's the week in numbers

Apr 25th 2015, 6:30 PM 40,163 Views 36 Comments

Plus: How many abortion pills bound for Ireland were seized last year?

'Civil servants asking the right questions are being attacked over Siteserv'
# Put Up Your Dukes
# Put Up Your Dukes

'Civil servants asking the right questions are being attacked over Siteserv'

Apr 25th 2015, 12:42 PM 18,620 Views 69 Comments

Micheál Martin said Alan Dukes’ comments were “arrogant”.

The obsessive TD behind Siteserv revelations was asking the same questions last December
# Dogged Determination
# Dogged Determination

The obsessive TD behind Siteserv revelations was asking the same questions last December

Apr 25th 2015, 8:15 AM 11,632 Views 158 Comments

Catherine Murphy has been investigating the latest political controversy for sometime.

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