Glossary

A

AGM
Annual General Meeting

B

Board
the Board of directors of Cairn Energy PLC

C

Cairn / Cairn Energy
Cairn Energy PLC and/or its subsidiaries as appropriate
Cairn India
Cairn India and/or its previously named
Cairn India / CIL
Cairn India Limited and/or its subsidiaries as appropriate
Capricorn / Capricorn Energy Limited
Capricorn Oil Limited (previously named Capricorn Group) and/or its subsidiaries as appropriate
Combined Code
The Combined Code dated June 2006 appended to the Listing Rules
Companies Act
The Companies Act 1985 (as amended) and/or the Companies Act 2006 (as amended), as appropriate

D

DGH
Director General of Hydrocarbons
Dyas
Dyas BV

E

EGM
Extraordinary General Meeting
EU
European Union

F

FSA
Financial Services Authority

G

GMB
Group Management Board
GoI
Government of India
Group
the Company and its subsidiaries
GSCs
gas sales contracts

I

IFC
International Finance Corporation
IPO
Initial public offering of shares in Cairn India Limited

J

JV
joint venture

K

KPI
key performance indicator

L

Listing Rules
The Listing Rules of the United Kingdom Listing Authority
LSE
London Stock Exchange
LTIP
Long Term Incentive Plan

M

medOil
medOil plc and/or its subsidiaries as appropriate

N

NELP VI
Sixth New Exploration Licensing Policy round
NELP VII
Seventh New Exploration Licensing Policy round
NSE
National Stock Exchange of India Limited

O

OGP
International Association of Oil and Gas Producers
OIDA cess
Indian Oil Industry (Development) Act 1974
ONGC
Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd
Orient Global
Orient Global Tamarind Fund Pte Limited

P

Petronas
Petroliam Nasional Berhad
PIRC
Pensions Investment Research Consultants Limited
Plectrum
Plectrum Petroleum Plc and/or its subsidiaries as appropriate
PSC
Production Sharing Contract

R

RMC
Risk Management Committee

S

Santos
Santos International Holdings Pty Limited
SEBI
Securities and Exchange Board of India

T

the Company
Cairn Energy PLC