SeaDrill Demands Extraordinary Shareholder Meeting for Eastern Drilling

Eastern Drilling

Eastern Drilling ASA has been informed that SeaDrill Limited and Seadrill Norge AS, which in total represent 60.43% of the outstanding shares in the company, demand an extraordinary shareholders meeting. Seadrill group requires the extraordinary shareholders meeting to consider and decide election of a new Board of Directors of the company.

The Board of Directors in Eastern Drilling ASA will consider the demand within short, and the company will comply with deadlines set forth in the Norwegian Public Limited Liability Companies Act § 5-7.