The firm that operates the State’s only oil refinery has received a cash injection of $200m (€179.9m).
High-profile oil and gas executives are teaming up with private equity funds seeking to invest billions in British North Sea assets and maximise profits by cutting costs, offering the ageing basin a badly needed lifeline.
The US-led coalition has carried out several air strikes targeting Islamic State group positions in northern and eastern Syria, activists said today.
THE Port of Cork Company has labelled its 2010 performance “reasonable”, after returning to profit and recording a solid increase in both turnover and traffic.
The Dow Jones has recorded its best close in nearly a year, according to the US Commerce Department.
Wall Street remained positive today and stocks enjoyed some slim gains in response to positive economic news and managed to offset some typical year-end tax selling.
Energy Minister Brian Wilson has given official approval for a major oilfield which is expected to create around 1,000 jobs.
The Dow Jones industrials came a step closer to 10,000 today, managing a solid rally as reports of US military victories in Afghanistan increased hopes that the worst is over for the market.
Profit warnings from two of the world's largest companies are rocking shares on the London Stock Exchange.
Investigators looking into an explosion which ripped through an oil refinery are not ruling out human error as a cause.
The Footsie index of 100 leading stocks has fallen 93.6 points by mid-morning to stand at 5673 as technology and telecoms shares go into freefall.
An explosion has ripped through the Conoco oil refinery on the Humber estuary, near Grimsby in Britain.
An explosion has ripped through the Conoco oil refinery on the Humber estuary.
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