Brian O’Cathain has resigned as chief executive of Petroceltic. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

Petroceltic chief executive Brian O’Cathain and chief financial officer Tom Hickey have resigned from the company after the High Court today approved (...)

 Brian O’Cathain, CEO at the Petroceltic. A hearing aimed at getting High Court approval for a survival scheme for exploration company Petroceltic has been adjourned after day long talks over employees concerns about the survival proposals failed to end in agreement. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

A hearing aimed at getting High Court approval for a survival scheme for exploration company Petroceltic has been adjourned after day-long talks over(...)

Petroceltic chief executive Brian O’Cathain Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

A group of senior staff at Petroceltic International are expected to voice concerns about the alleged writing down of their employment rights in oppos(...)

Brian O’Cathain, chief executive at the Petroceltic EGM in 2015. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A group of senior staff at Petroceltic International, the exploration company that is on the verge of being bought out of examinership by its biggest(...)

Brian O’Cathain of Petroceltic International  at its EGM last September. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Worldview Capital, the Swiss- Cayman Islands hedge fund that is buying Petroceltic International out of examinership, is gaining full control of the (...)

Brian O’Cathain, Petroceltic chief executive, speaks at a company meeting.  Photograph: Sara Freund / The Irish Times

The High Court has confirmed examinership for troubled exploration company Petroceltic and two related companies. There was no opposition to the appl(...)

Sunny Hill, a company owned by Petroceltic’s biggest shareholder Worldview, has purchased 30.56 per cent of the Irish explorer’s senior debt facility (...)

Petroceltic chief executive Brian O’Cathain. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Worldview Capital, the dissident shareholder seeking to gain control of troubled oil and gas explorer Petroceltic International, has sold more than $7(...)