GLOBAL OIL SHALE STARTS DRILLING CAMPAIGN IN JULIA CREEK, AUSTRALIA

Global Oil Shale Group Plc (“GOS”), the specialised oil shale mining and processing company, is pleased to announce the start of the drilling campaign to prove up to 100 million bbls of the oil shale reserve for Phase 1 production facility in GOS’s Julia Creek license area in Queensland, Australia. The current drilling campaign for 5,000 m to be drilled is first part of the bigger more comprehensive strategy to continue in March-April 2014.

For further information contact:

Petri Karjalainen – Executive Chairman
Tel: +44 7811 200 885 e-Mail: pk@globaloilshale.com

Anton Eiguine – Investor Relations
Tel: +44 1534 88 6644 e-Mail: ase@globaloilshale.com