Dragon Oil PLC DGO Holding(s) in Company

  Dragon Oil PLC (DGO) - Holding(s) in Company

RNS Number : 2953P
Dragon Oil PLC
23 October 2012

                              Standard Form TR-1
   Voting rights attached to shares- Article 12(1) of directive 2004/109/EC
 Financial instruments - Article 11(3) of the Commission Directive 2007/14/EC

1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares
to which voting rights are attached: Dragon Oil plc

2. Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or

[ ]  an acquisition or disposal of voting rights

[ ] an acquisition or disposal  of financial instruments which may  result 
in the  acquisition  of shares  already  issued  to which  voting  rights  are 

[√] an event changing the breakdown of voting rights

3. Full name of person(s) subject to the notification obligation[i]:

Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) LLC

4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.): N/A

5.  Date of the transaction and date on which the threshold is crossed
or reached:

 October 19^th, 2012

6. Date on which issuer notified: October 23^rd, 2012

7.  Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached: 54%

8.  Notified details:

A) Voting rights attached to shares
Class/type Situation previous to   Resulting situation after the triggering
of shares  the Triggering          transaction
(if        transaction 53.01%
possible                           54.02%
using the  Number of   Number of   Number of   Number of voting     % of voting
ISIN CODE) Shares      Voting      shares      rights               rights
                       rights      Direct      Direct      Indirect Direct Indirect
           265,263,515 265,263,515 265,263,515 265,263,515          54.02%
SUBTOTAL A 265,263,515 265,263,515 265,263,515 265,263,515          54.02%
(based on

B) Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Type of    Expiration Exercise/Conversion Number of voting rights that % of
financial  Date       Period/ Date         may be acquired if the       voting
instrument                                 instrument is                rights
                      SUBTOTAL B (in
                      relation to all
                      expiration dates)

Total (A+B) number of voting rights % of voting rights
            265,263,515             54.02%

9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights
and/or the financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable: N/A

10. In case of proxy voting: [name of the proxy holder] will cease to
hold [number] voting rights as of [date] N/A

11. Additional information: N/A

Done at Dubai, U.A.E on October 23^rd, 2012

Contact name: Uzair Aziz Dawood

Contact Tel.: 00971 4 313 4212


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