DNO ASA - Purchase of own shares

On 22 December 2004, DNO ASA  purchased 30.000 own shares in DNO at a price of NOK 26,90 per share.
After this purchase, DNO holds 956.500 own shares, 2.194.259 own shares bought on forward contracts, and options for the purchase of 6.350.000 own shares.
23 December 2004