Petroceltic chief executive Brian O’Cathain

Troubled oil and gas explorer Petroceltic, which owes more than $200 million (€179m), has been given a further waiver on its repayments to allow it to(...)

In Dublin, Ryanair closed up 2.3 per cent, while while Paddy Power, which is preparing a merger with Betfair, was up 1.3 per cent after €240 million worth of its shares changed hands. Photograph:  Nick Ansell/PA Wire

European stokcks rallied on Friday, trimming their worst January drop since 2008. The Iseq rose more than 2 per cent while the FTSE climbed 2.4 per c(...)

Petroceltic chief executive, Brian O’Cathain Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The consortium of lenders to which Petroceltic International owes more than $200 million (€185m) has given it a further week-long waiver on its repaym(...)

Irish oil and gas exploration firm Petroceltic could be the subject of a takeover by its largest shareholder Worldview.

Irish oil and gas exploration firm Petroceltic could be the subject of a takeover by its largest shareholder Worldview. Worldview, a private investm(...)

 Brian O’Cathain, chief executive officer of  Petroceltic, is leading a strategic review  at the company. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

The fat lady isn’t singing yet for the backers of Dublin-based oil and gas explorer Petroceltic International, but she’s backstage and clearing her th(...)

Petroceltic chief executive Brian O’Cathain. Photograph: Sara Freund

Troubled oil and gas company Petroceltic has confirmed it has been given more breathing by its banks today as it continues its search for a buyer. Th(...)

Brian O’Cathain, CEO of Petroceltic: Worldview Capital has been Petroceltic’s tormenter, but could it be its saviour?  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Worldview Capital, the dissident 29 per cent shareholder in Petroceltic International, has been uncharacteristically mute ever since the Dublin-based (...)

Fruit group Fyffes gained 1 per cent to end the day at €15.06.

Global stocks extended their worst annual fall in four years as oil resumed a slide amid renewed concerns that inventories have swelled. Treasuries s(...)

Petroceltic chief executive, Brian O’Cathain

Dublin and London-listed exploration company Petroceltic, which last week put itself up for sale has transferred its rights to a licence it part-owns (...)

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