S430 (2B) Announcement

This announcement sets out the disclosure required by section 430(2B) of the Companies Act 2006 in relation to the departure of William George Higgs from Ophir Energy plc (the “Company”).

Fortuna FLNG Offtake Awarded to Gunvor

The Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons (“MMH”), Ophir Equatorial Guinea (Block R) Ltd, OneLNG SA and La Compania Nacional De Petroleos De Guinea Ecuatorial (“GEPetrol”) have nominated Gunvor Group (“Gunvor”) as their preferred LNG Buyer for offtake from the Fortuna FLNG project.

Operations and Trading Update

Ophir provides the following update on its trading and operations for the period ending 30 June 2017.

New Debt Facility Signed

Ophir announces that it has signed a new US$250 million Reserve Based Lending Facility (“RBL”) secured against the Group’s producing assets in Southeast Asia.

Operational Update

Ophir provides the following operational update on the Bualuang Field ahead of its Annual General Meeting today.

Ayame-1X Well Result

Ophir announces that the Ayame-1X exploration well in Block 513, Cote D’Ivoire, has reached total depth of 5,394m True Vertical Depth Sub Sea.

Fortuna update

Ophir announces that further to the signing last week of the Umbrella Agreement for the Fortuna FLNG project, another milestone has been completed with the award of the Midstream construction contracts.

Execution of the Fortuna Umbrella Agreement

The Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Ophir Holdings & Ventures Ltd, a subsidiary of Ophir Energy (“Ophir”), OneLNG SA and La Compañía Nacional De Petróleos De Guinea Ecuatorial (“GEPetrol”) have signed a detailed Umbrella Agreement (“UA”) that establishes the full legal and fiscal framework for the Fortuna FLNG Project, Africa’s first deepwater FLNG project.