CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - Nov 11, 2015) - Canadian Overseas Petroleum Limited (TSX VENTURE: XOP) (LSE: COPL)


Canadian Overseas Petroleum
Reports Third Quarter Results

Calgary, Canada, November 10, 2015 - Canadian Overseas Petroleum Limited ("COPL" or the "Company") (TSX-V: XOP) & (COPL: LSE) announces its third quarter results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2015. The Interim Financial Statements and the Management's Discussion and Analysis for the third quarter 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 positions in Nigeria, Namibia and an option to take a position in Tanzania. It continues to evaluate a variety of assets in Nigeria, Equatorial Guinea and Mozambique.

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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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