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Completion of Sale of Golar Maria


Golar LNG Limited ("Golar" or the "Company") announced today that it has completed its sale of interests in the company that owns and operates the LNG carrier Golar Maria to Golar LNG Partners L.P. ("Golar LNG Partners" or "the Partnership") for a price of $215 million.

As consideration, the Partnership will assume $89.5 million of bank debt in respect of the Golar Maria and pay Golar the balance of $125.5 million in cash using the proceeds of its recent equity offerings, which closed on February 5, 2013.

Hamilton, Bermuda
February 7, 2013

Enquiries:
Golar Management Limited - + 44 207 063 7900
Brian Tienzo
Stuart Buchanan

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