Petrobras informs that the Arbitration Court has issued on July 2, 2015, injunction in relation to arbitration proposed by Petrobras, which discusses the resolution of the National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels - ANP that considers the concessions of Baleia Anã, Baleia Azul, Baleia Franca, Cachalote, Caxaréu, Jubarte and Pirambu as a single field as of the second quarter of 2014.
Petrobras informs that it will release its 2nd Quarter 2015 results on August 6th, 2015, after the market is closed.
Petrobras announces that has signed today, with PetroRio S.A. (‘PetroRio’), the celebration of the contracts regarding the sale of 20% of its interest in the concessions of Bijupirá and Salema fields, currently operated by Shell.
Petrobras announces that its Executive Board, in a meeting held in June 30th, 2015, has authorized the preparation of studies in order to analyze strategic alternatives for Petrobras Distribuidora S.A. (BR), its wholly-owned subsidiary.
As released on 03/02/2015, Petrobras approved a divestment plan of US$ 13.7 billion to 2015-2016.
Petrobras informs that its Board of Directors has approved, on June 26th, 2015, the 2015–2019 Business and Management Plan.
Petrobras informs that, on this date, a hearing was held before the federal court in New York regarding the motion to dismiss presented by Petrobras in the class action lawsuit in which the Company is a defendant.
In relation to news released in the newspaper "O Globo", on June 23rd, 2015, entitled “More taxes in Petrobras”, the Company informs follows the current regulations of tax legislation.
The Federal Accounting Court did not notify Petrobras, until now, on the existence of a pending lawsuit that aims the assessment of losses of approximately R$ 39 billion, according to information on the matter.
Petrobras clarifies that the 2015-2019 Business & Management Plan is still in preparation.