Aidan Heavey:   said Tullow’s plan was to sell off stakes in some of its biggest projects over time, such as those in Kenya and Ghana. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Aidan Heavey, chief executive of exploration company Tullow Oil, has suggested it may sell some of its prize assets in the future to generate returns (...)

KFC franchise operator Herbel Restaurants  is owned by   low-profile Belfast property developer Michael Herbert and his wife, Lesley Herbert

The main company behind the KFC fast-food franchise in Ireland is in talks to renew its banking facilities, as sales slipped in its most recent set o(...)

Bear market looms as a fresh slide in crude and the perceived creditworthiness of European banks adds to doubts about the strength of the global  economy.  Photograph: Frank Rumpenhorst/EPA

Global stocks are on the precipice of a bear market as a fresh slide in crude and the perceived creditworthiness of European banks added to doubts ab(...)

The money was paid to staff despite Government attempts to cut such extra payments in the public sector. Photograph: Thinkstock

ComReg, the communications regulator under fire from the telco industry over the time it is taking to deal with complaints regarding Eir, paid its st(...)

The Spanish company disagreed with an adjudicator’s October decision and Sisk went to the High Court to enforce it

John Sisk & Son, the Dublin-headquartered building company, has been awarded judgment of more than £10 million (€12.9m) by the UK High Court again(...)

Petroceltic ran out of funds after it was unable to raise cash on the bond markets late last year. It has also been unable to raise fresh equity due to the blocking stake held by Worldview

Worldview Capital, an activist fund based in the Cayman Islands that owns a 29 per cent stake in Dublin-based exploration company Petroceltic Interna(...)

The scheme in the Doughill Forest area, near Strokestown was  conceived by Coillte and the tail end of the boom and it had obtained planning permission as the sole developer in 2012

Coillte and Bord na Móna have agreed a joint venture to build out a €90 million wind farm in Co Roscommon. The two semi-State companies are also unde(...)

Celtic Pure’s Padraig McEneaney: he said the business grew by 27 per cent last year, with sales of about €8.6 million. For 2016, it is targeting the €10 million sales barrier for the first time.

Celtic Pure, the Monaghan-based mineral water company, will later this year put into operation a plan to raise up to €5 million to finance an expansi(...)

Dublin heavyweight CRH was down 2.3% on the day

Global equities slipped yesterday, hit by weakness in the commodity sector, as concerns over the Chinese economy resurfaced after it allowed the yuan (...)

Michael Carvill, managing director of Kenmare Resources, said if it cannot raise the extra portion to pay down debt, it would seek a debt-for-equity swap. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Iluka Resources, the Australian company that walked away this week from a drawn-out bid to buy Irish miner Kenmare Resources, says it remains interes(...)