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(...)

Oil and gas producer Tullow Oil said it had plugged and abandoned a well in the Norwegian North Sea after it failed to find any hydrocarbons. The comp(...)

The Uganda tribunal’s ruling means Tullow must pay an extra $265 million (€195 million) in taxes.

Tullow Oil will try to challenge a ruling that has left the Irish exploration group facing a bill for €195 million in extra taxes in Uganda, home to o(...)

Ryanair soared by 2.4 per cent in a burst of afternoon trading to close yesterday at €6.80. The airline unveiled mobile boarding passes that will soon be followed by an expanded offering for business passengers. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Global equity markets spluttered into life yesterday, lifted by Citigroup’s earnings in the US and more positive sentiment from investors towards e(...)

Tullow Oil chief executive Aidan Heavey. The explorer has failed to find commercial oil at the Gardim-1 well in Ethiopia. Photo: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Tullow Oil has announced that the Gardim-1 exploration well, drilled on the eastern flank of Chew Bahir Basin in Ethiopia, has failed to find commerci(...)

Aer Lingus closed down 2.8 per cent

European stocks fell the most in almost two weeks as investors assessed equity valuations following the biggest rally since March. National benchmark(...)

Uganda People’s Defence Forces soldiers participate in a security patrol after unidentified gunmen attacked Bundibugyo town in Western Uganda. Photograph: Reuters

Gunmen killed 17 people when they attacked three police stations and a military barracks in western Uganda, in an area that was once the scene of an i(...)