Weatherford International Ltd.

EANS-Adhoc: Weatherford International Ltd.
Weatherford Shareholders Approve Change of Jurisdiction of Incorporation from Switzerland to Ireland

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GENEVA, June 16, 2014 -- Weatherford International Ltd. (NYSE / SIX: WFT),
announced today that its shareholders have approved changing its place of
incorporation from Switzerland to Ireland at the Extraordinary General Meeting
of Shareholders held in Zug, Switzerland.  As previously disclosed by the SIX
Swiss Exchange, trading in the shares of Weatherford International Ltd. (the
"Shares") on the SIX Swiss Exchange will be suspended as from and including June
17, 2014, and, depending on the date of the registration of the merger in the
commercial register of the Canton of Zug, Switzerland, the effective day of
delisting of the Shares will be June 19, 2014.

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About Weatherford

Weatherford is one of the largest multinational oilfield service companies
providing innovative solutions, technology and services to the oil and gas
industry.  The Company's product and service portfolio spans the lifecycle of
the well and includes formation evaluation, well construction, completion and
production.  Weatherford is Irish-based, operates in over 100 countries and
currently employs more than 60,000 people worldwide.  For more information,
please visit

Further inquiry note:
Contacts: Krishna Shivram                                      +1.713.836.4610
          Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

          Karen David-Green                                    +1.713.836.7430
          Vice President - Investor Relations

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issuer:      Weatherford International Ltd.
             Rue Jean-Francois Bartholoni 4-6
             CH-1204 Geneva
phone:       +41.22.816.1500
FAX:         +41.22.816.1599
sector:      Oil & Gas - Upstream activities
ISIN:        CH0038838394
stockmarkets: Main Standard: SIX Swiss Exchange, stock market: New York, Euronext
language:   English

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