The Irish Times was established in 1859 and has earned the reputation today as Ireland’s quality daily newspaper.Located on Tara Street in Dublin the Irish Times reports on news throughout Ireland and is accompanied by reports from a comprehensive network of foreign correspondents, as well as sports and business coverage. The newspaper also has some interesting consumer features which include arts, lifestyle, property and jobs.
Irishtimes.com is the online edition of the Irish Times and is marketed on a global scale. Launching in 1994, they were the first newspaper in Ireland and the UK to launch an internet presence and one of 30 news organisations globally to do the same.
Since 1994 the Irish Times site has been transformed from a series of simple text pages to what is now an innovative, modern platform that delivers up to the minute news as well as in-depth analysis on current affairs. In keeping with their modern mentality they have teamed up with partner sites which include: irishracing.com, Ireland.com, myhome.ie, entertainment.ie, myantiques.ie and rewardingtimes.ie.
The Irish Times have enjoyed a globally recognised 150 years in print and 15 years online due to the common purpose of all who work at the Irish Times. The motto of the organisation is “To publish an independent newspaper primarily concerned with serious issues for the benefit of the community throughout the whole of Ireland free from any form of personal or of party political, commercial, religious or other sectional control.”