The Barryroe field. Photograph: Finbarr O’Rourke

Exploration company Providence Resources has raised £300,000 (€332,000) in funding through the exercising of warrants issued in May. The company issu(...)

Providence Resources believes the Barryroe field can support Irish energy security for years to come.

Dublin-based explorer Providence Resources has enlisted the world’s largest oil-field services company, Schlumberger, as part of a consortium to devel(...)

The Barryroe oil and gas field is located in the North Celtic Sea Basin in water depths of 100m

Providence Resources chief executive Alan Linn believes the company’s Barryroe oil find could help replace Ireland’s dwindling natural gas reserves. (...)

Bríd Horan, Nephin Energy chairwoman and co-chair of Balance for Better Business, speaks at the group’s event in December 2019

The Republic is now ranked 15th in the EU for the representation of women on the boards of publicly quoted companies, up from 17th, according to an up(...)

Funding for the Barryroe project caused a tumultuous time for Providence Resources

Beleaguered Irish oil and gas explorer Providence Resources has appointed Alan Linn as its new chief executive. Mr Linn, who was previously chief ex(...)

T5 Oil & Gas executive chairman Pat Plunkett will have much to do to turn around the fortunes of the company this year. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

While oil stocks globally have received a boost in the first few days of trading of the year as tensions in the Middle East have lifted prices, many I(...)

Noel and Valerie Moran walked away with a €266 million payout for Prepaid Financial Service. Photograph: Alan Betson

It was a year of extremes in the corporate world – financial reward and glory for some; the end of the road for others. And 2019 also saw a cast of fi(...)

Tony O’Reilly jnr’s decision to resign from Providence Resources after 14 years  ended an era of involvement in Irish plcs for his family. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Tony O’Reilly jnr’s decision to resign from Providence Resources after 14 years was not unexpected given the company’s parlous financial state. It als(...)

Tony O’Reilly jnr said that, after more than two decades with Providence, “it is time for me to pursue new opportunities”. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Tony O’Reilly jnr has stepped down as chief executive of Providence Resources with immediate effect, after a tumultuous year for the oil and gas expl(...)

Providence chief executive Tony O’Reilly said the company was “sad” to see Total effectively withdraw from the Irish exploration sector.  Photograph: Finbarr O’Rourke

Oil and gas explorer Providence Resources has lost its partner on a licence off the southwest coast of Ireland. French oil major Total withdrew from(...)

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