Investors continud to react positively to the announcement that Dragon Oil expects to drill 14-16 wells this year
Dragon Oil lifts Iseq index higher

European shares were little changed today, having retreated earlier in the day as steel pipe makers Tenaris and Vallourec slid 4.5 per cent aft(...)

US president Barack Obama delivers remarks at a Costco store in Lanham, Maryland. Photograph: Michael Reynolds/EPA

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, in a boost to the labour market outlook and the(...)

Gaming company Nintendo jumped 11 per cent in Tokyo after China lifted a 13-year ban on game consoles. Photograph: Toru Hanai/Reuters
Asian markets on the rise

Asian stocks rose over-night, with the regional benchmark gauge on course for the first gain in five days, as the International Monetary Fund said it (...)

Disappointing US growth figures could weigh on the Federal Reserve which was considers whether the economy is strong enough for it to start scaling back its monetary stimulus. Pictured is Fed chairman Ben Bernanke. Photograph:  Christopher Gregory/The New York Times.

US economic growth was more tepid than previously estimated in the first quarter, held back by a moderate pace of consumer spending, weak business in(...)

Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, who have amassed a large bitcoin portfolio, in their office in New York last week. The twin brothers’ decision to go public with their position on the digital currency signals a new stage for what has been an experimental alternative to national currencies. Photograph: Agaton Strom/The New York Times

Bitcoin’s wild ride may not have been the biggest business story of the past few weeks, but it was surely the most entertaining. Over the cours(...)

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