Petroceltic has a 50 per cent non-operated interest in North Port Fouad, which has an initial 3-year term and is extendable up to a maximum duration of 8 years

Oil and gas exploration firm Petroceltic has announced that a joint venture it formed with Edison International has received a new exploration licence(...)

 Petroceltic CEO Brian O’Cathain said the explorer’s production and development business has delivered “a solid performance” to date in 2014. Photo: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Irish oil and gas exploration company Petroceltic has said it hopes to resume drilling in the Kurdistan region of Iraq in October. The Shireen-1 well (...)

JD Wetherspoon: results on Friday
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TODAY Results: Green REIT; Escher. Indicators: Euro zone Sentix investor confidence (Sep); German trade balance (Jul); Chinese trade balance (Aug);(...)

Market boost from Aer Lingus came on the back of an upgrade from Goldman Sachs, with shares in the airline finishing 8 cent stronger at €1.35. Photograph: Frank Miller

Very tentative optimism that tensions between Russia and Ukraine could be easing lifted markets yesterday, with trade already buoyed by a positive (...)

Brian O’Cathain, chief executive of Petroceltic, said that the formal ratification of the agreement “is a critical step in the overall funding plan for this development project”. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times

Petroceltic International, the independent oil and gas exploration and production company focused on the Middle East, North Africa, Mediterranean and (...)

Petroceltic International’s share placing had been held up by a dispute between the board and Worldview Capital Management. Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Oil and gas exploration firm Petroceltic has announced a number of changes to its board following the ending of a dispute with its largest shareholder(...)

Out today: Euro zone consumer price index (May). Photograph: Reuters/Laurent Dubrule

TODAY Meetings: Petroceltic International egm (Royal College of Physicians, Dublin 2). Indicators: Euro zone consumer price index (May); US industrial(...)

Petroceltic chief executive Brian O’Cathain. Worldview Capital Management, which has a 17% stake in the exploration group, says the recent placing contained a number of corporate governance failings

Dublin-based oil and gas exploration group Petroceltic, which has been in dispute with its single biggest shareholder Worldview over a $100 million sh(...)

Out today: results for Hertz Global
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TODAY Results: Hertz Global; ModusLink Global Solutions. Meetings: Petroceltic International EGM (Royal College of Physicians, Dublin 2); ISPIM innova(...)

Oil exploration: Petroceltic says its $100 million share placing is needed because of a lack of new finds. Photograph: Susana Gonzalez/Bloomberg

Investors will be closely watching today’s Petroceltic International EGM, following a battle between the Irish oil explorer and its biggest shareholde(...)