STAVANGER, Norway, April 14, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The correction includes an addendum to the notice of the annual general meeting.

The annual general meeting of Statoil ASA (OSE:STL, NYSE:STO) will be held on 14 May 2014 at 17.00 at Stavanger Forum, Gunnar Warebergsgate 13, Stavanger, Norway.

Notice of the annual general meeting and the addendum are attached hereto.

This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc. to §5-12 vphl (Norwegian Securities Trading Act).

Notice of annual general meeting 2014 Addendum to annual general meeting notice

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