Sale of Golar Grand to Golar LNG Partners L.P.

Sale of Golar Grand to Golar LNG Partners L.P. 
LONDON, OSLO NORWAY -- (Marketwire) -- 11/01/12 --  Golar LNG Limited
("Golar" or the "Company") announced today that it has entered into 
an agreement to  sell the companies  that own and  operate the LNG
Carrier
Golar  Grand, together with its time-charter, to Golar LNG
Partners L.P. ("Golar
LNG Partners") for a price of USD265 million. 
The transaction is subject to the satisfaction of certain closing
conditions. 
The  Company expects to reinvest a significant part of the net
proceeds received
from the sale in its newbuilding program and other
capital projects. This  is the third vessel acquisition facilitated
by Golar's corporate structure
since  Golar  LNG  Partners'  IPO, 
once  again  proving  the  efficiency of the structure  when  it 
comes  to  the  monetization  of  long  term contracts
that
simultaneously grow Golar LNG Partners. 
Hamilton, Bermuda 
November 1 2012 
This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc. to
S5-12 vphl
(Norwegian Securities Trading Act) 
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Source: Golar LNG via Thomson Reuters ONE 
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Enquiries:
Golar Management Limited
+ 44 207 063 7900
Stuart Buchanan
Brian Tienzo
 
 
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