12/01-2017 08:46:01: (NOR) Appeal on the Siri Insurance Claims
Oslo, 12 January, 2017: Norwegian Energy Company ASA ("Noreco") announces that
the Supreme Court in Copenhagen has received an appeal from the counterparty in
relation to the SIRI Insurance Claims court case. Chairman of Noreco, Riulf
Rustad, says he is surprised that they are appealing this strong ruling given
unanimously by the seven judges in the specialized Maritime and Commercial High
Court. Mr. Rustad further commented that he is confident in the case and its
established strong merits from the court ruling.
To the awarded sum excluding interest (approximately USD 344 million) 8 %
interest will be added equaling approximately USD 27,5 million on an annual
Mr. Rustad adds that Noreco is no longer in a distressed situation and together
with its strong partners, Awhilhelmsen and QVT are prepared to defend its
position irrespective of how long it will take.
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About Norwegian Energy Company ASA
Noreco is an independent Norwegian oil company. The company's focus is to
explore, develop and produce oil and gas in the North Sea region. Since
incorporation in 2005, the company has grown through licensing rounds,
exploration and acquisitions. Noreco operates in Norway, Denmark and United
Kingdom. Noreco is listed on the Oslo Børs (ticker NOR). For further
information, please visit: www.noreco.com.
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