DNO ASA - Mandatory notification of trade

Purchase of treasury shares
 
On July 24th 2006, DNO ASA purchased 1.000.000 DNO shares at a price of NOK 10,738 per share.
 
Following this transaction, DNO ASA holds 18.673.960 treasury shares. In addition, DNO ASA holds options for purchase of 80.000.000 DNO shares.
 
 
 
DNO ASA
July 25th, 2006