Ship Finance International Limited: Notice of Annual General Meeting

HAMILTON, Norway, Sept. 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) — Ship Finance International Limited announces that its 2006 Annual General Meeting will be held on December 1, 2006. A copy of the Notice of Annual General Meeting and associated information including the Company’s Financial Statements can be found on our website at and in the attachments below.

September 21, 2006

The Board of Directors

Ship Finance International Limited Hamilton, Bermuda