Petroceltic chairman Robert Adair said the exploration firm  generated $157 million of revenue from oil and gas sales last year. Photo: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Losses at Petroceltic widened to $282 million last year as the company wrote off the exploration costs of unsuccessful wells in Kurdistan, Romania and(...)

Van Morrison: one of the 85 recipients from  Northern Ireland  who will be honoured by Queen Elizabeth. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

East Belfast-born Van Morrison is to be knighted for services to the music industry. The singer-songwriter was named in Queen Elizabeth’s birthday hon(...)

Angelo Moskov, CEO Worldview Capital, speaking watched by Alasdair Robinson, company secretary, Robert Adair, chairman, Brian O’Cathain, chief executive officer at the Petroceltic EGM, in Kildare Street, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Security was tight in the Royal College of Physicians for Petroceltic’s extraordinary general meeting, called by its biggest shareholder Worldview Cap(...)

Brian O’Cathain, chief executive of  explorer Petroceltic International, has survived an attempt to oust him Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Brian O’Cathain, the chief executive of oil explorer Petroceltic International who survived an attempt by Worldview Capital to oust him at a shareh(...)

Brian O’Cathain chief executive Petroceltic. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

The board of Petroceltic says it has been endorsed by three leading shareholder advisory groups in its fight with investor Worldview.The Dublin-based (...)

Petroceltic International’s share placing had been held up by a dispute between the board and Worldview Capital Management. Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Oil and gas exploration firm Petroceltic has announced a number of changes to its board following the ending of a dispute with its largest shareholder(...)

Oil and gas exploration firm Petroceltic International has reached agreement with shareholder Worldview Capital Management over a proposed placing to (...)

Irish exploration company Petroceltic has reported an operating profit helped by the producing assets of recently acquired Melrose Resources. (...)