SOURCE: Canadian Overseas Petroleum Ltd

March 29, 2016 04:02 ET

Canadian Overseas Petroleum Ltd: 2015 Year End Results

CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - Mar 29, 2016) - Canadian Overseas Petroleum Limited (TSX VENTURE: XOP) (LSE: COPL)


Canadian Overseas Petroleum
Reports 2015 Year End Results

Calgary, Canada, March 28, 2016 - Canadian Overseas Petroleum Limited ("COPL" or the "Company") (TSX-V: XOP) & (COPL: LSE) has filed its results for the year ending December 31, 2015. The results and associated annual regulatory filing documents, including the Financial Statements and the Management's Discussion and Analysis, can be viewed under the Company's name at or at the Company's website at

About the Company
COPL is an international oil and gas exploration and development company focused on sub-Saharan offshore Africa. The Company holds a 17% working interest in Block LB-13, offshore Liberia, with ExxonMobil the operator holding an 83% working interest. The Company also formed a joint venture company with Shoreline Energy International Limited called Shoreline CanOverseas Petroleum Development Corporation Limited ("ShoreCan"), of which each hold a 50% interest. The Company, through ShoreCan, is actively pursuing opportunities in Nigeria as part of its strategy to generate stable cash flow from secure offshore assets.

ShoreCan is currently building a portfolio of exploration and development assets in sub-Saharan Africa. To date, ShoreCan has taken a position in Namibia while it continues to evaluate a variety of assets in Nigeria, Equatorial Guinea and Mozambique.

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For Further Information Please Contact:

Canadian Overseas Petroleum Limited  
Mr. Arthur Millholland
President and CEO
Tel: + 1 (403) 262 5441 Investor and Public Relations
Bell Pottinger
Henry Lerwill
Phone: +44 (0) 207 861 3800
North America Toll Free: +1 866 834 8330

CHF Investor Relations
Cathy Hume
Tel: +1 (416) 868 1079 ext. 231
North America Toll Free: +1 877 838 1070

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