Last year the group recorded a contingent liability of $265 million in relation to the dispute

Irish exploration group Tullow Oil is to pay an additional $108 million (€94.7m) to the Ugandan government to settle a capital gains tax dispute. Ugan(...)

Dr Dorota Wencel, Dublin City University, and Kerry Naughton of BlueBridge Technologies: their project will focus on the development of a critical care monitor for vulnerable patients

The Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Industry Research Fellowship programme offers post-graduate researchers in higher education institutions around I(...)

Aidan Heavey, chief executive, Tullow: “We have always been aggressive in chasing acquisitions in downturns.”

Mark Paul, Business Affairs CorrespondentAidan Heavey, the chief executive of Tullow Oil, says the company has spare financial resources of $1 billion(...)

Aidan Heavey says it’s a ‘buyer’s market’ for farm-ins Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times May 28th-09

Tullow Oil, the Africa-focused oil group that has been a perennial takeover target, is itself seeking acquisitions across the continent after crude pr(...)

Aidan Heavey of  Tullow Oil: executives have been assessing the impact of the ruling on its ability to push ahead with work.  Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

Tullow Oil is assessing the impact of an international ruling made over the weekend suspending drilling at its concessions in Ghana. The Government of(...)

Chief executive Aidan Heavey has said Tullow Oil needs to be able to cope with oil prices of $50 a barrell “long-term”. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Tullow Oil says it is making “about a third” of the more than 140 staff at its Dublin offices redundant, as the company slashes its cost base to deal(...)

ECB chief Mario Draghi said quantitative easing will continue until there’s sustained improvement in inflation. Photograph: Thierry Charlier/AFP/Getty Images

The Iseq in Dublin advanced by 1 per cent yesterday while UK stocks climbed to a 2008 high. The FTSE 100 in London added 0.3 per cent, as did the bro(...)

Ingredients and convenience food group Kerry climbed 1.67 per cent to close at €67.50

European stocks declined yesterday, breaking a five-day advance, as banks slid. DUBLIN Permanent TSB’s announcement that it is planning to seek a pri(...)

Glenn Murray celebrates after scoring the first goal for Crystal Palace as Manchester City’s Joe Hart appeals for offside recently. Photograph: Reuters / Suzanne Plunkett

We are approaching, as Alex Ferguson once charmingly described it, the nerve wracking “squeaky bum time” of the English football season. Half the Iris(...)

The site has dual zoning under the Dún Laoghaire/Rathdown County Development Plan 2010-2016 with permitted uses including medical, education, public services, residential institution, industrial/ warehousing, motor sales, petrol station, retail warehousing and small retail with office, hotel and residential uses open for consideration.

A prime development site just off the M50 which is producing rental income in the short term is fresh to the market this week through Lambert Smith Ha(...)