Sunland Minerals was established by the two companies to carry out exploration work in Botswana’s Orapa region

Botswana Diamonds, the Africa-focused minerals explorer chaired by veteran investor John Teeling, has said the joint venture it owns with Alrosa has b(...)

Connemara Mining is  starting an initial prospecting programme in the coming days. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Connemara Mining has acquired five new prospecting licences in Co Donegal. The licences cover 187 sq km on the Innisowen peninsula. According to the c(...)

John Teeling was issued with 9.7 million new shares to bring his stake to more than 15 per cent. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

Botswana Diamonds, the Africa-focused minerals explorer chaired by veteran investor John Teeling, has issued 15 million new shares to Mr Teeling and t(...)

John Teeling: veteran investor. Photograph: Dave Meehan

John Teeling, the veteran investor, was always a mentor of sorts to his neighbour Colm Lyon, who this week sold Realex Payments for about €115 million(...)

Brian Fitzpatrick: “Sometimes you have to shake off a bad experience and just move on and go again with a different outlook and more solid experience.”

Oriel Sea Salt was established at Port Oriel, Clogherhead, Co Louth in 2010 by Brian Fitzpatrick and John Delany. It extracts and harvests salt and mi(...)

Clontarf Energy and Petrel Resources have come to an agreement with the Ghanaian authorities over a disputed exploration licence.The row centred on a(...)

Connemara is an exploration firm with principal assets in zinc/lead exploration licences

Exploration firm Connemara Mining has raised £400,800 (€507,417) through the issuing of 20,040,000 ordinary shares of €0.01 each at a price of 2 pence(...)

Connemara Mining John Teeling: buyers’ strike makes funding difficult

Exploration firm Connemara Mining has blamed poor demand for its London-listed stock on a buyers’ strike.In an interim statement, chairman John Teelin(...)

Connemara Mining chairman John Teeling: the zinc industry is finally coming back to life. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Exploration firm Connemara Mining has awarded an exploration licence for a zinc prospect in Co Kilkenny.The Prospecting License 3313 is located to the(...)

John Teeling: veteran warhorse of the Irish exploration industry. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Companies connected to John Teeling, the veteran warhorse of the Irish exploration industry, are close to sealing a peace treaty with authorities in t(...)