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# eir - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

Salvaging the broadband plan: 'State stepping in to provide rural internet should be considered'

Fianna Fáil will tonight ask the government to stall the procurement process and review what has gone wrong in the roll-out of broadband.

Broadband in rural Ireland: 'If I disconnect, I don't get paid - I fear for my job'

“I feel like the people of rural Ireland have been let down, with broken promise after broken promise.”

# eir - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Why did Eir quit the State's broadband plan, and what now for rural Ireland?

“We couldn’t make a business case stack up,” Eir CEO Richard Moat said. “So regrettably, we had to pull out.”

# eir - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

The National Broadband Plan hangs in the balance as Eir 'reluctantly' quits the project

Only one firm is left in the running to build the long-delayed network.

# eir - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

French billionaire buys majority stake in Eir

The transaction is expected to be completed early next year.

# eir - Monday 18 December, 2017

Slap on the wrist for Eir after it misleadingly advertised sports channel bundle for €1

In order to avail of the €1 add-on deal, customers would have to purchase a broadband and TV bundle.

# eir - Monday 9 October, 2017

Eir fined over €10,500 after it admitted overcharging customers

The case was heard in Dublin District Court.

# eir - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

Rural broadband: Big blow for competition as ESB-Vodafone pull out of bid

A number of telecoms companies are bidding for a State contract to bring broadband to 542,000 customers.

# eir - Friday 22 September, 2017

From The42 Dublin club quarter-finals featuring O'Sullivan, Kilkenny and Connolly will be live on TV next weekend Club Call

Dublin club quarter-finals featuring O'Sullivan, Kilkenny and Connolly will be live on TV next weekend

Members of the three-in-a-row All-Ireland winning Dublin squad are back in action with their clubs shortly.

# eir - Monday 24 July, 2017

Meteor will be called Eir from September

There will be no change to contracts or mobile plans for customers.

# eir - Monday 10 July, 2017

Good news for Cork City supporters as eir Sport will show BOTH legs of your Europa League qualifier

City welcome Cypriot side AEK Larnaca to Turners Cross this Thursday.

# eir - Friday 14 April, 2017

Here's what you need to know about Eir's record fine from the telecoms watchdog

The company blamed the weather for delivering poor phone services in 2015.

# eir - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Irish broadband speed is going to be as fast as it is in South Korea - Naughten

Irish broadband speed is going to be as fast as it is in South Korea - Naughten

Minister Denis Naughten said an additional 300,000 premises will get high speed broadband within 90 weeks.

# eir - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Eir is looking for people who passed their Leaving Cert to become apprentices

The telecommunications company has 50 positions.

# eir - Monday 19 December, 2016

Loophole allows Eircode to run adverts which falsely imply codes save lives

The advert, which ran on both television and radio stations, claimed an Eircode would help emergency services “find you faster”.

# eir - Saturday 10 December, 2016

When should you be told you're at risk of a cyber attack?

A new EU regulation enshrines in law the reaction companies should take if a security risk is found – to be applied by 2018.

# eir - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Eir only became aware of potential security breach after reading about it online

The company will contact 130,000 customers after at least 2,000 modems were breached.

# eir - Saturday 3 December, 2016

30% of Eir broadband customers exposed to cyber attack

There are apparently hundreds of thousands of security attacks every week, but few are ever reported.

# eir - Sunday 6 November, 2016

Some Eir Sport customers couldn't watch Ireland's historic victory live last night

A problem with the Eir Sport app meant that some customers couldn’t watch the game.

# eir - Thursday 22 September, 2016

Eir is hiring 100 new people to work on the rollout of rural broadband

Separately, BioPharma Engineering is creating 70 new jobs at its Dublin and Cork offices over the next three years.

# eir - Monday 6 June, 2016

For eir, 300k homes will be a major turning point for Ireland's broadband woes

The road to broadband has been paved with broken promises but eir believe this time could be different.

# eir - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Should public payphones be hung up, permanently?

If a payphone is not being used then Eir is allowed to take it away.

# eir - Thursday 3 March, 2016

# eir - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge Here's the story with that banging tune from the Eir ad Fionnghuala

Here's the story with that banging tune from the Eir ad

Play it in Coppers, tbh.

# eir - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge 11 things Ireland thinks Eircom’s new logo looks like Eir

11 things Ireland thinks Eircom’s new logo looks like

Eir, what even is that…?

Eircom has been replaced with this squiggle

The company is spending €16 million on a rebrand, including a new name and logo.

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