Oisin Fanning: unrepentant about the Western Sahara project.   Photograph: Ger Foy/ Collins Court

Drilling is scheduled to begin this month at the Moroccan exploration project of San Leon, which is run by former Smart Telecom chief executive Oisin (...)

San Leon Energy has signed a rig contract for a drilling programme onshore Morocco. Photo: Getty Images

Europe and North Africa-focused oil and gas company San Leon Energy has signed a rig contract for a drilling programme onshore Morocco. The rig contra(...)

 Oisín Fanning: his Aim-listed San Leon Energy is to  ask shareholders to approve a £29 million (€40 million) placing. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

July 15th is the big day for Oisín Fanning’s Aim-listed San Leon Energy, when it asks shareholders to approve a £29 million (€40 million) placing to a(...)

Oisín Fanning, founder of San Leon, said the company does not “have the time or energy” to maximise the potential of Island’s Irish exploration licences.

San Leon Energy, the oil and gas company founded by former stockbroker Oisín Fanning, has agreed to offload most of its Irish offshore assets to John (...)

 Irish Bank Resolution Corporation has broadly settled legal actions against former Smart Telecom chief executive Oisin Fanning and others arising from loans and guarantees. Photograph: Courtpix

Irish Bank Resolution Corporation has broadly settled legal actions against former Smart Telecom chief executive Oisin Fanning(...)