Golar LNG to Sell a Portion of Its Interests in Golar LNG Partners LP

Golar LNG to Sell a Portion of Its Interests in Golar LNG Partners LP

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Dec. 6, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Golar LNG Limited ("Golar"
or "the Company") announced today that it is offering 3,400,000 common units,
representing limited partner interests in Golar LNG Partners LP ("Golar
Partners" or the "Partnership"), as a selling unitholder in the public
offering announced on December 5, 2013 by Golar Partners (the "Offering").
Golar Partners also plans to offer 5,100,000 of its common units in the
Offering and Golar GP LLC, the Partnerships general partner intends to
maintain its 2% general partner interest by subscribing to the newly issued
units.

Golar intends to use the proceeds it receives from its offering of the  common 
units of Golar Partners to create  liquidity which potentially can be used  to 
develop its floating LNG production business.

Following completion of the Offering,  Golar will own the following  interests 
in Golar Partners: 8,838,096 common units, 15,949,831 subordinated units,  the 
2% general partner interest (through its ownership of the general partner) and
all of the incentive distribution rights.

This news release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an
offer to buy the securities described herein,  nor shall there be any sale  of 
these securities  in  any  state  or jurisdiction  in  which  such  an  offer, 
solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or  qualification 
under the securities laws of any  such jurisdiction. The common units will  be 
offered and sold pursuant to an  effective registration statement on Form  F-3 
previously filed by  Golar LNG Partners  LP with the  Securities and  Exchange 
Commission (the  "SEC").  This  offering  may  be made  only  by  means  of  a 
prospectus supplement and accompanying base  prospectus, which has been  filed 
by Golar LNG Partners LP with the SEC.

Hamilton, Bermuda
December 5, 2013
Enquiries: Golar Management Limited: + 44 207 063 7900
Brian Tienzo
Stuart Buchanan

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