Petrobras informs that the rating agency Fitch raised its stand-alone credit profile (SCP) by two notches to "BB+" from " BB-" and affirmed the long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at “BB-“, with a stable outlook.
Petrobras informs that today it signed an agreement with BW Offshore ("BWO") to sell its full stake in the Maromba field. Discovered in June 2003, the field is located in shallow waters south of the Campos Basin, about 100 km off the coast of the state of Rio de Janeiro. Petrobras is the operator with a 70% stake and the transaction includes the transfer of the operatorship.
Petrobras, following up on the release dated 12/10/2018, announces the beginning of the binding phase related to the sale of its entire equity share in three onshore production fields (Lagoa Parda, Lagoa Parda Norte and Lagoa Piabanha), located in the state of Espírito Santo, Brazil, jointly designated as Lagoa Parda Cluster.
We are pleased to invite investors and analysts to participate in our teleconference / webcast regarding the 2018 performance, to be held on February 28, as outlined below.
Petrobras informs that today it published its 2018 Integrated Report, comprised of:
(i)Annual Report, which brings key information about the company, presenting how the organization generates value over time;
(ii)Sustainability, with information on social and environmental dimensions; and
(iii)2018 Financial Statements.
Petrobras informs that its Board of Directors, at a meeting held today, approved dividends to shareholders who own non-voting shares, in the amount of R$ 106,678,312.41, corresponding to R$ 0.019043 per outstanding preferred share, based on the 2018 annual results, in order to meet the minimum dividend guaranteed to this class of shares provided for in article 5, paragraph 2 of the Company's Bylaws.
Petrobras informs that, in February, it pre-paid bank debts totaling R$ 5,9 billion and US$ 1 billion, according to the table below:
Petrobras, following up on the release dated 01/21/2019, reports that its Board of Directors, in a meeting held today, approved the nomination of Mr. Nivio Ziviani as member of the Board of Directors of the company. This nomination will be submitted to the upcoming General Shareholders’ Meeting.
Petrobras reports the occurrence, in the early hours of today (23/02), of a hose rupture at P-58 during the offloading of oil to a relief vessel, causing an oil spill initially estimated by overflight at 188 m³. The offloading procedure was stopped immediately. The platform is in safe condition. There are no victims or impact to the operation.
Petrobras informs that in January its total production of oil and gas, including natural gas liquids (NGL), was 2.61 million barrels of oil equivalent per day (boed), of which 2.54 million boed produced in Brazil and 73 thousand boed abroad.