Independent News & Media
|Independent News & Media plc|
|Phone:||+35 3 1 466 3200|
|Fax:||+35 3 1 466 3222|
|Address:||Independent House, 2023 Bianconi Avenue, Citywest Business Campus, Naas Road, Dublin 24, Ireland|
|Subsidiaries:||Belfast Telegraph, Saturday Night, Sunday Life, Ads for Free|
Independent News & Media plc (INM) is a media organisation based in Dublin, Ireland with interests worldwide.
INM owns over 165 print titles; these include a number of national newspapers in Ireland:
- The Evening Herald
- Irish Independent
- Sunday Independent
- Sunday World
- The Star
The company also holds large stakes in the Chorus cable and MMDS company, the Unison ISP and the iTouch electronic payments and premium rate telecoms operator.
In the UK, INM publishes The Independent and the Independent on Sunday. The company also owns the Belfast Telegraph group which publishes the Belfast Telegraph, Ireland's Saturday Night, Sunday Life and Ads for Free.
The group is the largest newspaper publisher in South Africa, owning 14 newspapers including:
- The Star
- Cape Times
- Cape Argus
- Pretoria News
- Daily News
- The Mercury.
The group's titles account for 31% of all newspapers sold in the country, and 58% of the English language market.
The company's chief executive is Anthony O'Reilly.