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(...)

Tullow Oil has announced that the Hanssen wildcat well in the Barents Sea, offshore Norway, has encountered a 20-25 metre oil bearing sandstone with g(...)

Steven McTiernan, a non-executive director of Kenmare with over forty years of diverse natural resources industry and investment banking experience, is to take on the role of non-executive chairman in replacement of Justin Loasby, who is stepping down due to ill-health.

FIONA REDDANTullow Oil has discovered high quality oil in the Ngamia-2 well in Kenya, whcih it has been drilling with its partners on the project, Afr(...)

Tullow  has interests in over 140 exploration and production licences across 24 countries

Tullow Oil said on Friday its Shimela-1 well in Ethiopia has found water-bearing reservoirs.The exploration group said Shimela-1, which is located in (...)

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange wait for the Federal Reserve’s decision in relation to its economic stimulus programme.  Photograph: David Karp

Markets on this side of the Atlantic were again held back by concerns over what the US Federal Reserve would choose to do in relation to its economic (...)

Tullow Oil will abandon the Wisting Alternative well due to poor test results. Photograph:  REUTERS

Tullow Oil is to plug and abandon the Wisting Alternative well, offshore Norway in the Barents Sea. The Irish oil and gas exploration and production(...)

Tullow Oil has made its fourth consecutive wildcat discovery since 2012 in Kenya. Photograph: John Cogill/Bloomberg News.

Exploration firm Tullow Oil has made a new oil discovery in Kenya, the fourth consecutive wildcat discovery since 2012. Wildcat drilling, also (...)

Tullow Oil has a 20 per cent share in the licence where the well was drilled.    Photograph: John Cogill/Bloomberg News.

Tullow Oil and its partners have made the first oil discovery in the Hoop-Maud Basin in the Barents Sea offshore Norway, it announced today. The light(...)