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Shareholder Meeting to Be Held on June 5, 2018.

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For holders as of:

Annual Meeting

April 6, 2018

    Date:    June 5, 2018       Time:    10:00 AM CT

Nabors Corporate Services, Inc.
515 W. Greens Rd.
Houston, TX 77067


P.O. BOX 9142




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Voting Items    
The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR the following:  



  01) Tanya S. Beder 05) Anthony G. Petrello
  02) James R. Crane 06) Dag Skattum
  03) John P. Kotts 07) John Yearwood
  04) Michael C. Linn    


The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR proposals 2, 3 and 4:
2. Appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as independent auditor and to authorize the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors to set the independent auditor's remuneration.
3. Advisory vote to approve the compensation paid by the Company to its named executive officers as disclosed in the Proxy Statement.
4. Approval of Amendment No. 1 to the Company's 2016 Stock Plan.