January 10, 2019

New Chief Executive Officer

PetroNeft (AIM: PTR) an oil & gas exploration and production company, operating in the Tomsk Oblast, Russian Federation, and 50% owner and operator of Licences 61 and 67, is pleased to announce the selection and appointment of a new Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”).

 Mr. David Sturt, who has been a Non-Executive Director of the Company since 2016 will become CEO with effect from 25 March 2019. In the meantime, Karl Johnson, VP of Operations, will continue as Interim CEO.

January 2, 2019

Financing Update

Loan facility

In January 2018 PetroNeft agreed a loan facility for up to US$2 million with Swedish company Petrogrand AB (“Petrogrand”) secured on the assets of PetroNeft. The loan facility was fully drawn down and was used to finance the drilling of the successful C-4 well in 2018 and for general corporate purposes. The loan matured on 31 December 2018, however discussions are ongoing to agree an extension and an increase to the facility. We will update shareholders in due course.