Providence Resources, led by chief executive Tony O’Reilly jnr, revealed  it had decided to make all its technical and support staff redundant.

Oil and gas explorer Providence Resources, whose shares have been rattled in the past two months by funding delays for its main project, saw its share(...)

Barryroe was found in 2012 to have more than 300 million barrels of recoverable oil. Photograph:  Finbarr O’Rourke

Oil and gas explorer Providence Resources expects the long-awaited drilling programme at its Barryroe oil project off the Cork coast to commence in th(...)