RNS Number : 7900G
Sound Oil PLC
05 February 2010


5 February 2010


Sound Oil plc

(the "Company")


Directors' dealing


The Company announces that the series of share sales by directors which have been effected since the announcement on 26 January 2010 of their intention to sell, has concluded (the total sold amounts to 7.8 million shares, which is slightly more than the 7.5 million originally indicated).  Following these sales, the aggregate shareholding of the board is 198.8 million ordinary shares (note) representing approximately 29% of the Company's issued ordinary shares.


Further information on the Company can be found at www.soundoil.co.uk.


For further information please contact:


Sound Oil

07903 861145

Gerry Orbell, Chairman

Smith & Williamson Corporate Finance - Nomad

020 7131 4000

Azhic Basirov

David Jones

Evolution Securities - Joint Broker

020 7071 4300

Tim Redfern

Religare Hichens, Harrison - Joint Broker

020 7382 7776

Daniel Briggs

Buchanan Communications

020 7466 5000

Tim Thompson



Note:  This figure includes 147.3 million shares registered in the name of PT Ilthabie SDN-BHD, a company jointly-owned by Ilham Habibie (a director of the Company) and his brother Thareq Habibie.

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