Ryanair put in another strong performance, on back of steady volumes, closing the day 29 cent or 3.3 per cent up at €9.96 following a sector-wide trend. Photograph: Robin Townsend/EPA

Stock markets around the world clung to modest gains on Thursday, with European equities retreating from seven-year highs, after Germany rejected a(...)

In Dublin, Bank of Ireland was the main mover on the day, up 5 per cent at 31.7 cent as about 100 million shares changed hands. Photograph: Frank Miller

European stocks climbed after a report showed the German economy accelerated. The Stoxx Europe 600 Index added 0.6 per cent to 377.07 at the cl(...)

Tullow will focus on developing what it has already discovered, particularly in west Africa. Photograph: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

Aidan Heavey is the longest-serving chief executive on the FTSE 100 index, having been at the helm of Tullow Oil since 1985. It would be a touch ironi(...)

2014 “was a difficult year for our industry and a challenging one for Tullow” Aidan Heavey, chief executive with Tullow said. (Photograph: Danny Lawson/PA Wire)

Aidan Heavey, the chief executive of Tullow Oil, has conceded its membership of the FTSE 100 index of the biggest companies on London’s stock exchange(...)

Rolls Royce: results out on Friday.  Photographer: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg
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Analysts warned that now that the European Central Bank had decided to use its veto on Greek bonds, a solution to the country’s debt crisis had to be found quickly.

A fall in Greek shares, sparked by the European Central Bank’s decision to stop accepting the country’s bonds, held back stock markets yesterday. A(...)

Tullow operates three blocks in Kenya with a 50 per cent stake while Africa Oil holds the remaining 50 per cent

Tullow Oil has said it is considering further exploration activities in the North Kerio Basin in Kenya after the Epri-1 well was found to encounter oi(...)

Tullow employs about 140 people at its offices in Leopardstown in south Dublin, which provides support for its oil exploration and production activities.

Irish exploration group Tullow Oil could be Dragon Oil’s next takeover target, given the former’s decline in value as a result of the rout in oil pri(...)

Tullow chief executive officer Aidan Heavey: Tulllow says job cuts are likely to result from an internal review designed to deliver “long-term cost savings and efficiencies” across the exploration group.     Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Tullow Oil has not ruled out laying off some of the 140 staff at its Irish office as the exploration and production group moves to cut jobs as part o(...)

Irish exploration group Tullow Oil has written off $2.3 billion in relation to exploration work and some of its assets in 2014.

Irish exploration group Tullow Oil has written off $2.3 billion (€1.95 billion) in relation to exploration work and some of its assets in 2014 and red(...)