HAMILTON, Bermuda, May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd. (TSX:TNP) (NYSE-MKT:TAT) (the "Company" or "TransAtlantic") today announced the timing of its annual meeting and quarterly earnings call. Annual Meeting TransAtlantic has scheduled its 2014 annual meeting of shareholders for Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. Central. The annual meeting will be held at TransAtlantic's U.S. headquarters, which is located at 16803 Dallas Parkway, Addison, Texas, 75001. For more information, please see the Company's proxy statement, which is available on the Company's website at www.transatlanticpetroleum.com or at www.sec.gov . Quarterly Earnings Call TransAtlantic expects to issue its earnings release for the first quarter of 2014 after the market closes on Thursday, May 8, 2014. The Company will host a live webcast and conference call on Friday, May 9, 2014 at 7:30 a.m. Central (8:30 a.m. Eastern) to discuss first quarter 2014 financial results and provide an operations update. Investors who would like to participate in the conference call should dial (877) 878-2762 or (678) 809-1005 approximately 10 minutes prior to the scheduled start time and ask for the TransAtlantic conference call. The conference ID is 33733285. An enhanced live webcast of the conference call and replay will be available through the Company's website at www.transatlanticpetroleum.com . To access the webcast and replay, click on "Investors," select "Events & Presentations," and click on "Listen to webcast" under the event listing. The webcast requires iOS, Microsoft Windows Media Player or RealOne Player. A telephonic replay of the call will be available through May 16, 2014 and may be accessed by dialing (855) 859-2056 or (404) 537-3406. The conference ID is 33733285. About TransAtlantic TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd. is an international oil and natural gas company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and production of oil and natural gas. The Company holds interests in developed and undeveloped properties in Turkey and Bulgaria.