Triton First-Quarter 2001 Earnings Conference Call Tuesday, May 1, 2001 at 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time

Apr 18, 2001, 01:00 ET from Triton Energy Limited

    DALLAS, April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Triton Energy Limited (NYSE:   OIL) expects
 to release its first-quarter 2001 earnings prior to the NYSE market opening on
 Tuesday, May 1, 2001.  Following the release of earnings, at 11:30 a.m.
 Eastern time Triton is scheduled to hold a conference call to review
 operational and financial results, and expectations for the future, followed
 by a question-and-answer session.
     Speaking on the call will be James C. Musselman, President and Chief
 Executive Officer; W. Greg Dunlevy, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial
 Officer; and Crystal C. Bell, Vice President, Investor Relations and Corporate
 Communications.
     To access the conference call, dial (800) 553-2173.  For callers outside
 the United States and Canada, dial (303) 267-1021.  The call ID number is
 1008564.
     The conference call also will be available via live webcast on the
 Company's web site at http://www.tritonenergy.com/.  Click on "Investor
 Relations," then on "Conference Call."  A replay of the webcast will remain on
 the web site through Monday, May 14.
     A replay of the call will be available through 3:00 p.m. Eastern time on
 May 8 by dialing (800) 625-5288.  Callers outside the United States and Canada
 dial (303) 804-1855.  The call ID number is 1008564.
 
     About Triton
     Triton Energy Limited is a Dallas-based international oil and gas
 exploration and production company with major oil and gas assets in West
 Africa, Latin America and Southeast Asia.  More information about Triton may
 be found at the Company's web site, http://www.tritonenergy.com/.
 
 

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    DALLAS, April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Triton Energy Limited (NYSE:   OIL) expects
 to release its first-quarter 2001 earnings prior to the NYSE market opening on
 Tuesday, May 1, 2001.  Following the release of earnings, at 11:30 a.m.
 Eastern time Triton is scheduled to hold a conference call to review
 operational and financial results, and expectations for the future, followed
 by a question-and-answer session.
     Speaking on the call will be James C. Musselman, President and Chief
 Executive Officer; W. Greg Dunlevy, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial
 Officer; and Crystal C. Bell, Vice President, Investor Relations and Corporate
 Communications.
     To access the conference call, dial (800) 553-2173.  For callers outside
 the United States and Canada, dial (303) 267-1021.  The call ID number is
 1008564.
     The conference call also will be available via live webcast on the
 Company's web site at http://www.tritonenergy.com/.  Click on "Investor
 Relations," then on "Conference Call."  A replay of the webcast will remain on
 the web site through Monday, May 14.
     A replay of the call will be available through 3:00 p.m. Eastern time on
 May 8 by dialing (800) 625-5288.  Callers outside the United States and Canada
 dial (303) 804-1855.  The call ID number is 1008564.
 
     About Triton
     Triton Energy Limited is a Dallas-based international oil and gas
 exploration and production company with major oil and gas assets in West
 Africa, Latin America and Southeast Asia.  More information about Triton may
 be found at the Company's web site, http://www.tritonenergy.com/.
 
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