DNO ASA: Mandatory Notification of Trade

Oslo, 13 January 2016 - DNO ASA, the Norwegian oil and gas operator, has on 12 January 2016 purchased 1,000,000 own shares at an average price of NOK 5.0255 per share.

The purchase is part of the share buyback program announced on 15 December 2015.

Following this transaction DNO holds 6,000,000 own shares.

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For further information, please contact:
Media: media@dno.no
Investors: investor.relations@dno.no
Tel: +47 911 57 197

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DNO ASA is a Norwegian oil and gas operator focused on the Middle East and North Africa. Founded in 1971 and listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange, the company holds stakes in onshore and offshore licenses at various stages of exploration, development and production in the Kurdistan region of Iraq, Yemen, Oman, the United Arab Emirates, Tunisia and Somaliland.

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This information is subject to the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.