Cairn Energy’s 2C resource estimate, or its best estimate of contingent resources, at the SNE field had increased to 385 million barrels of oil after positive drilling results

Oil explorer Cairn Energy has added 20 per cent to its resource estimate for its oilfield off the coast of Senegal. Cairn is based in Edinburgh, Sco(...)

Applegreen: results today
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TODAY Results: Applegreen; Aryzta; Lennar. Meetings: Freelance Forum (Buswells Hotel, Dublin); Innovation Summit (Dublin Business School, Dublin). I(...)

Permanent TSB was weighed down by exceptionals in its full-year figures, and slipped 7.28 per cent to €2.80. Photograph:  Alan Betson

European shares advanced for the first day in three as investors speculated on further stimulus from the European Central Bank when it meets on Thursd(...)

A toy bull sits in front of the DAX Index curve at the Frankfurt Stock Exchange in  Germany on Monday: financial markets started 2016 on a bleak note and China is at the centre of it. Photographer: Martin Leissl/Bloomberg

Irish and European markets fell on Monday as a slide in Chinese equities fuelled investors’ fears that a slowdown in the world’s biggest market will h(...)

Cairn boilers and steam turbine generators in India: the company also has an interest in exploration off Ireland’s west coast. Photograph: Money Sharma/AFP/Getty Images

Oil explorer Cairn Energy has carried out its first successful production test at its oilfields in Senegal, sending its shares up 9 per cent, though i(...)

Cairn Energy posted a loss after tax of $230 million for the first half.

Oil explorer Cairn Energy said it expected to start drilling operations at its oilfields in Senegal in the fourth quarter. The British company, which (...)

Cadbury said it planned to launch an appeal against the claim, describing the dispute as “one of interpretation”. Photograph: Joel Ryan/PA Wire

Cadbury has been hit with a new Rs5.7 billion (€84 million) tax claim in India in relation to allegations that the Dairy Milk chocolate producer claim(...)

Providence, the Irish oil and gas exploration and appraisal company, said on Tuesday that it has deferred an appraisal/exploration well at its Spanish(...)

Shareholder advisory firm Glass Lewis benchmarked Petroceltic’s performance, in terms of total shareholder returns, against peers including Circle Oil, Afren and Cairn Energy. Photograph: Thinkstock

A report by the shareholder advisory firm Glass Lewis on the dispute between Petroceltic International and its dissident 28 per cent shareholder, Wor(...)

Carlsberg: results on Wednesday
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TODAY Results: Amlin; Bovis Homes; Fastnet Oil & Gas. Indicators: Euro zone trade balance (June). TOMORROW Results: BHP Billiton; Cairn Energy; C(...)