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Seven Irish, one Briton and 42 French died when the Betelguese went on fire at Whiddy Island in Co Cork in 1979 while a Dutch diver died later during the salvage operation to bring the death toll to 51. Photograph: Paddy Whelan/The Irish Times

A group representing the relatives of the 51 people who perished in the Betelgeuse Disaster in West Cork 40 years ago have urged people to support the(...)

Tullow Oil has called a halt to its farm-down agreement with Total and CNOOC in Uganda.

An agreement between Irish exploration company Tullow Oil and two international oil companies to share the costs of developing a Ugandan oil field has(...)

John Mullins: ‘Governments  can either support renewables and make the required changes or continue to resist’

Nearing the end of his contract as chief executive of Bord Gáis, John Mullins had a choice to make: start a new company or get another job. He chose t(...)

The US stock market has looked much pricier than other developed markets over the last decade but it has justified seemingly hefty valuation multiples precisely because US companies have been so profitable.   Photograph: Westend61/Getty images

US earnings season is about to get under way and corporate profit margins are bound to come under the spotlight. Margins have remained near record lev(...)

Notre Dame de Paris cathedral under repair after it was badly damaged by a huge fire on April 15th. Photograph: Lionel Bonaventure/AFP/Getty

The billionaire French donors who publicly promised large donations totalling hundreds of millions to rebuild Notre Dame have not yet paid a cent towa(...)

London-listed United Oil and Gas has been provisionally awarded four blocks in the North Sea and two in the English Channel. The licences cover an a(...)

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan: ‘The legitimate rights of Turkey and the Northern Cypriot Turks over energy resources in the eastern Mediterranean are not open to argument. Our country is determined to defend its rights and those of Cypriot Turks.’ Photograph: Murat Cetinmuhurdar/Presidential Press Office/Handout/Reuters

The publication by the Institute of International and European Affairs of a new analysis of Irish neutrality by Prof Patrick Keatinge is timely. It co(...)

Photograph: Loren Elliott/Reuters

Chevron abandoned its takeover bid for Anadarko on Thursday, outmanoeuvred by Occidental Petroleum’s higher, $38 billion offer that included more than(...)

Wall Street, on Monday. Dow Jones industrials lost over 400 points in early trading over investor unease regarding developments in China-US trade negotiations. Photograph: Justin Lane/EPA

Stocks around the world tumbled on Monday and oil prices slumped after Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China, triggering an investor exodu(...)

The logo for Occidental Petroleum is displayed on a screen on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)

Occidental Petroleum moved a step closer to sealing its proposed $38 billion acquisition of Anadarko Petroleum after it sweetened its offer and agreed(...)

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