Triangle Petroleum Applies To Cease Being A Reporting Issuer

DENVER, Jan. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - Triangle Petroleum Corporation ("Triangle" or the "Company") (NYSE MKT: TPLM) announced today that it has applied to the Alberta Securities Commission, the Ontario Securities Commission and the British Columbia Securities Commission for a decision that it is not a reporting issuer in Alberta, Ontario and British Columbia, respectively.

If the application is approved, Triangle will no longer be a reporting issuer or the equivalent in any jurisdiction in Canada. Triangle will continue to publish its continuous disclosure documents, including its annual report, in accordance with applicable laws and regulations in the United States, including rules of the NYSE MKT. Holders of the Company's securities resident in Canada will continue to receive the same continuous disclosure documents required by the U.S. securities laws and the NYSE MKT and delivered to Triangle's security holders resident in the United States.

Forward-Looking Statements Disclosure

Certain statements in this press release are "forward-looking statements" as defined by the Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. All statements included in this press release that address activities or events that the Company expects, believes or anticipates will or may occur in the future are forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance. The Company does not undertake any obligation to update the forward-looking statements as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

Contact

Triangle Petroleum Corporation
Justin Bliffen, Chief Financial Officer
303-260-7125
info@trianglepetroleum.com

SOURCE Triangle Petroleum Corporation

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