South Lokichar Basin activity continued with exploration and appraisal drilling and well testing

Tullow Oil said on Thursday that the Kodos-1 exploration well in the Kerio Basin in Kenya has encountered oil shows.The oil and gas producer said rese(...)

In Dublin, Aer Lingus shares rose 3.4 per cent, marking  a reversal of recent sentiment towards airline stocks in the wake of the Ebola scare. Photograph: Alan Betson

European stocks rose yesterday, ending the longest rout in 11 years, while Italian and Greek bonds gained on prospects for more stimulus. Ten-year It(...)

Paul McGinley: worked with the course architects on the redevelopment of the golf facilities at the complex. Photograph:   Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

Fresh from his all-conquering captaincy at the Ryder Cup, Dubliner Paul McGinley was back at the grindstone in recent weeks, opening the newly revampe(...)

Index heavyweight CRH was down 2.5 per cent at €16.435. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

European stocks fell, completing their biggest weekly drop since May 2012, amid concern the region’s central bank will face obstacles in its measures (...)

Tullow fell as much as 4.6 per cent to 545 pence, the lowest price since December 11th, 2008

Tullow shares fell to their lowest level in almost six years in London trading today on the back of falling oil prices, which depressed energy stock(...)

Travel stocks fall on fears over spread of the Ebola virus. Photograph: Ahmed Jallanzo/EPA

European stocks sank in huge trading volumes, extending their week-long selloff as concerns about global economic growth spooked investors. In the la(...)

Tullow Oil chief executive Aidan Heavey. The group is to sell its Dutch interests to AU Energy.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Exploration group Tullow Oil has agreed to sell its Dutch interests for €62.7 million, the group confirmed today. The oil and gas producer said(...)

The Kingfisher well, Block 3A, jointly owned by Tullow Oil  and Heritage Oil,  at the Lake Albert Rift Basin, in Uganda. Tullow  reported a net loss for the first half of the year after writing off more than $400 million in exploration costs.

Oil and gas producer Tullow Oil reported a net loss for the first half of the year after writing off more than $400 million in exploration costs.The e(...)

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Between 2009 and 2012, Tullow had drilling successes in Africa, opening up new basins in Uganda (above), Ghana and Kenya

Another week, another dry well for Tullow Oil, which on Monday announced it is abandoning its Lupus-1 prospect off the coast of Norway. For two yea(...)