Richard Chandler Corporation Announces Acquisition of Shares of InterOil Corporation

Richard Chandler Corporation Announces Acquisition of Shares of InterOil 
Corporation 
SINGAPORE, May 17, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - The Richard Chandler Corporation 
announced today that Orchid Fund Pte Limited ("Orchid") has, on May 16, 2012, 
acquired beneficial ownership of 180,000 common shares (the "Acquired Shares") 
of the capital of InterOil Corporation (the "Issuer"), which represent 
approximately 0.37% of the issued and outstanding common shares of the 
Issuer. As a result of this acquisition, Orchid's shareholding in the Issuer 
is now an aggregate of 6,025,851 common shares of the capital of the Issuer, 
which represents approximately 12.51% of the issued and outstanding common 
shares of the Issuer. The Acquired Shares were purchased on the New York Stock 
Exchange at an average price of US$56.8759 per common share. 
As a result of this acquisition and applicable Canadian securities laws, each 
of Richard Chandler Capital Corporation ("RCCC"), RCCC's sole shareholder, 
Cosimo Management Limited (in its capacity as trustee of the R. F. Chandler 
Capital Trust, a discretionary trust) and RCCC's direct wholly-owned 
subsidiary, Richard Chandler Capital Corporation Pte Limited (which owns all 
of the shares of Orchid), is deemed to beneficially own the Acquired Shares. 
The Acquired Shares were acquired in the ordinary course of business. Orchid, 
RCCC, Richard Chandler Capital Corporation Pte Limited and Cosimo Management 
Limited (in its capacity as trustee of the R. F. Chandler Capital Trust,a 
discretionary trust) may, from time to time and at any time, subject to 
applicable securities laws, acquire additional common shares of the Issuer 
and/or other equity, debt or other securities or instruments (collectively, 
"Securities") of the Issuer in the open market or otherwise may dispose of any 
or all of its Securities in the open market or otherwise, at any time and from 
time to time, and to engage in any hedging or similar transactions with 
respect to the Securities, in each case subject to applicable securities laws. 
About the Richard Chandler Corporation 
The Richard Chandler Corporation is a private investment group based in 
Singapore and founded by New Zealand-born entrepreneur Richard F. Chandler. 
The Richard Chandler Corporation's mission, Building Prosperity for Tomorrow's 
World, adopts a holistic approach to building sustainable prosperity through 
investments in financial and social enterprises. Since 1986, the Richard 
Chandler Corporation has provided capital to companies and governments from 
Asia and Africa to Latin America and Eastern Europe, and invested in a wide 
range of industries, such as telecoms, power, steel, banking and energy. 
Further Information 
For more information, please visit: www.richardchandler.com 
A copy of the report prepared in connection with the matters disclosed herein 
in accordance with applicable Canadian securities laws will be available 
atwww.sedar.com or by contacting Richard Chandler Corporation at the address 
specified below: 
James Macarthur
Level 46 UOB Plaza 1
80 Raffles Place Singapore 048624
Tel: + 65 6210 5544
E-mail:jam@richardchandler.com  
For media enquiries please contact: 
Richard Barton Kreab Gavin Anderson Suite 1902-04 19/F, Kinwick Centre 32 
Hollywood Road Central Hong Kong Tel: + 852 2523 7189 
E-mail:rbarton@kreabgavinanderson.com 
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