A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Tullow Oil’s acting chief has said the company is open to takeover offers in light of its shares plummeting by nearly 72% on it cutting its production outlook, suspending dividend payments, and parting company with its CEO and exploration director.
Mon, 09 Dec, 2019
Tullow Oil shares plummeted by more than 27% to a 21-year low after the Irish-founded exploration company said production from flagship projects in Ghana has disappointed and that it will reassess the commercial viability of recent discoveries made in South America.
Thu, 14 Nov, 2019
The impending threat of Brexit, the domestic beef crisis and the growing awareness of climate change have put the importance of supporting local food producers back on the menu in Co Cork, writes
Tue, 12 Nov, 2019
Boru Energy will look for oil and gas assets “with significant commercialisation potential” that are operated by other companies, said Mr Carlyle.
Wed, 02 Oct, 2019
'My happiness does not come from money and fame. My happiness comes from seeing life without struggle,' is just one of the powerful messages by 17 young people living in Direct Provision who have launched a new book.
Thu, 15 Aug, 2019
Manchester City have avoided a transfer ban despite admitting to breaching regulations relating to the international transfer and registration of under-18 players.
Tue, 13 Aug, 2019
Kellogg beat Wall Street expectations for quarterly sales and profit, boosting the food maker’s shares over 9% as investments in marketing and product development drove higher demand for snacks and frozen food in North America.
Fri, 02 Aug, 2019
Meath’s Cian O’Connor has recorded Ireland’s second win of the week at the World Equestrian Festival in Germany.
Fri, 19 Jul, 2019
Shares in Tullow Oil jumped by a further 4% on the back of the company forecasting slightly higher production levels at a key asset in western Africa.
Wed, 26 Jun, 2019
After years of turmoil for Fifa, Gianni Infantino is this week getting a fresh four-year presidential term to lead world football in relative calm.
Wed, 05 Jun, 2019
Irish exploration company Clontarf Energy has said it remains "hopeful" it can reach agreement on a long-running dispute over lost acreage in Ghana.
Tue, 28 May, 2019
Shares in Tullow Oil fell by over 2% after the Irish-founded exploration company slightly downgraded its production expectations for this year and said progress on highly-anticipated project work in Kenya could be delayed.
Fri, 26 Apr, 2019
He was the musical legend who gave it all up to drive a taxi.
Mon, 22 Apr, 2019
Like many Pacific Islanders in his native Auckland, Edgar’s parents moved there in search of a better life for themselves and their families. This is the case for many players of Pacific heritage who now ply their trade in Europe. While I had played alongside Casey Laulala and Francis Saili at Munster, I was largely ignorant of “Islander” culture and what it entailed.
Tue, 19 Feb, 2019
Shares in Irish-founded Tullow Oil rose more than 4% as it reported its first annual net profit in five years.
Wed, 13 Feb, 2019
AMA Addo has been blogging about fashion, travel, wellness, and lifestyle for five years.
Mon, 29 Oct, 2018
Because of low wages, Africans already spend a huge amount of their income on food, but the absence of consumer protection is resulting in a crisis, writes
Thu, 09 Aug, 2018
Rather than focus exclusively on the obstacles journalists face globally, let’s mark World Press Freedom Day by considering the many reasons for optimism, says
Fri, 04 May, 2018
One of the country’s largest fisherman’s organisations has condemned the treatment of four Ghanaian fishermen who may have been the victims of human trafficking — and is offering to help seek work for them.
Wed, 18 Apr, 2018
As Easter approaches most of us are looking forward to a weekend of indulgence centred on chocolate.
Mon, 26 Mar, 2018
African leaders have signed what is being called the largest free trade agreement since the creation of the World Trade Organisation.
Wed, 21 Mar, 2018
In a remote corner of Ghana ‘telemedicine’ is proving how effective digital care can be when coverage is extended to those on the medical margins, writeand
Thu, 22 Feb, 2018
A right-wing extremist suspected in the shooting rampage that wounded six Africans in central Italy was "lucid and determined, aware of what he had done" and exhibited no remorse for his actions, an official said.
Mon, 05 Feb, 2018
Tullow Oil has signed a four-year drilling rig contract, heralding its return to exploration work against a backdrop of rising oil prices.
Thu, 11 Jan, 2018
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Tue, 14 Nov, 2017
There have been reports of scam calls coming from the Liberia +231 prefix.
Wed, 18 Oct, 2017
Tullow Oil is to turn its focus towards South America later this year, aiming to start drilling offshore Suriname by October at an area close to where super-major ExxonMobil this week made a significant discovery off the coast of Guyana.
Thu, 27 Jul, 2017
Qatar Airways have launched new daily direct flights from Doha to Dublin which will boost regional tourism in Ireland.
Thu, 06 Jul, 2017
Irish oil and gas exploration company Petrel Resources said it has “sufficient” funds to cover activities for the “near future” despite seeing losses widen by nearly 13% over the past 12 months.
Tue, 27 Jun, 2017
Sat, 10 Jun, 2017
Irish explorers Clontarf Energy and Petrel Resources are confident of finally reaching a lasting agreement with Ghana’s government over the replacement of lost acreage in the west African country before the end of this year.
Fri, 09 Jun, 2017
Isabella Lövin and Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala discuss a pioneering project delivering opportunity and jobs to poverty-ridden areas of Ghana.
Wed, 03 May, 2017
Sulley Muntari will serve a one-match ban after he protested against racial abuse from fans during a Serie A game on Sunday, Italian authorities have confirmed.
Tue, 02 May, 2017
THE cuckoo’s evocative call announces the arrival of summer but it’s no longer heard where I live, writes.
Mon, 01 May, 2017
Pizza Hut is set to open three outlets in Ethiopia this year, becoming one of the first international restaurant chains to enter Africa’s second-most populous country.
Thu, 27 Apr, 2017
A Limerick man involved in running a children's charity in Africa has been jailed for six years for the sexual defilement of a 13-year old girl.
Wed, 05 Apr, 2017
Three people have been arrested after anti-deportation protesters locked themselves to a plane at a major airport in the UK.
Wed, 29 Mar, 2017
Desperate Syrians fleeing the devastating war in their country are finding refuge in sub-Saharan Africa.
Sun, 19 Mar, 2017
Shares plunged in Tullow Oil following the surprise announcement it was issuing a £607m (€695m) sales share at a vastly discounted price.
Sun, 19 Mar, 2017
Tullow Oil boss Aidan Heavey has said the company should return to profit this year after reaching the end of a four-year cycle of cost write-offs.
Thu, 09 Feb, 2017
The number of foreigners deported from Ireland last year soared by 50% to 428.
Fri, 27 Jan, 2017
Gambia's president-elect has said he will be sworn in to office later at the Gambian embassy in neighbouring Senegal, as his country's political crisis continues.
Thu, 19 Jan, 2017
Tue, 17 Jan, 2017