Petrobras

Latest articles

5d
Offshore Magazine
Operators, class societies targeting safer, more informative hull inspectionsan FPSO charterer, SBM Offshore; and four classification societies, ABS, Bureau
Offshore Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
an FPSO charterer, SBM Offshore; and four classification societies, ABS, Bureau Veritas, Lloyd’s Register and DNV GL. Petrobras, ExxonMobil and others have also expressed interest in participating. Members meet every six months to review... Read more
5d
Offshore Magazine
FPSO market still faces challengesAngola in 2018 are currently being converted by Saipem for use in identical wat
Offshore Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
Angola in 2018 are currently being converted by Saipem for use in identical water depths and storage capability. Similarly, Petrobras is still proceeding with construction of vessels from a standard conversion template; these vessels will operate... Read more
6d
Offshore Magazine
Petrobras proves presalt oil in Marlim Sul areaOffshore staff This was the first commercial presalt oil find in the area, the
Offshore Magazine / Posted 6 days ago
Offshore staff This was the first commercial presalt oil find in the area, the company added. Well 6-MLS-233-RJS (Petrobras nomenclature), on the Poraquê Alto prospect, was drilled in 1,107 m (3,632 ft) of water, 115 km (71.5 mi) offshore Rio de... Read more
6d
Market Watch
Brazil's Petrobas sees Q2 net profit drop 68%RIO DE JANEIRO -- Brazilian state-controlled oil company Petróleo Brasileiro SA
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO -- Brazilian state-controlled oil company Petróleo Brasileiro SA, or Petrobras, on Thursday reported a decline in its second-quarter earnings amid lower sales and a higher tax bill. Petrobras said its net profit dropped 68% from the... Read more
8d
Offshore Magazine
More orders imminent for floating production systems, report claimsremain dominant in the sector accounting for 32% of capex and 33% of installati
Offshore Magazine / Posted 8 days ago
remain dominant in the sector accounting for 32% of capex and 33% of installations. Much of the expenditure will be for Petrobras-operated fields in water depths of up to 1,000 m (3,281 ft) which were ordered in 2010 and are yet to be... Read more
8d
AllAfrica.com
Another Looming Strike By PENGASSANVamOnne, Neconde Energy and Obi Jackson Group, SDF, Ciscon, Tecon, Obax, Pan Oc
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
VamOnne, Neconde Energy and Obi Jackson Group, SDF, Ciscon, Tecon, Obax, Pan Ocean, NNPC Retail Limited, Exxon-Mobil and Petrobras. To this end, the PENGASSAN spokesperson said that the association has directed the Zonal Executive Councils, in... Read more
10d
Crain's New York Business
Tax on rich for subway fix | LaGuardia project overseer | Male-lawyer majority in NY courts$570,332 in legal fees and $189,207 in expenses from a settlement the law firm
Crain's New York Business / Posted 10 days ago
$570,332 in legal fees and $189,207 in expenses from a settlement the law firm helped obtain for the city from oil company Petrobras. The city's Law Department said Eisenhofer's donations did not affect the hiring decision. [Daily News] 5.... Read more
13d
FOX Business
Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P.'s Bold Brazilian Bet Pays Off in the Second QuarterBrookfield Infrastructure Partners(NYSE: BIP)closed its acquisition of a stake
FOX Business / Posted 13 days ago
Brookfield Infrastructure Partners(NYSE: BIP)closed its acquisition of a stake in Petrobras' (NYSE: PBR) natural gas transmission business in Brazil during the second quarter. That deal, when combined with strong organic growth, drove earnings... Read more
13d
FOX Business
Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P.'s Bold Brazilian Bet Pays Off in the Second QuarterBrookfield Infrastructure Partners(NYSE: BIP)closed its acquisition of a stake
FOX Business / Posted 13 days ago
Brookfield Infrastructure Partners(NYSE: BIP)closed its acquisition of a stake in Petrobras' (NYSE: PBR) natural gas transmission business in Brazil during the second quarter. That deal, when combined with strong organic growth, drove earnings... Read more
14d
Brisbane Times
Brazilian President Michel Temer survives vote on corruption trialper cent of Brazilians supported her. Hundreds of lawmakers are under investig
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
per cent of Brazilians supported her. Hundreds of lawmakers are under investigation in a series of sprawling probes into kickback schemes at Brazil's state-controlled oil company, Petrobras, and global construction giant Odebrecht and other scanda... Read more
102 related articles
14d
WA Today
Brazilian President Michel Temer survives vote on corruption trialper cent of Brazilians supported her. Hundreds of lawmakers are under investig
WA Today / Posted 14 days ago
per cent of Brazilians supported her. Hundreds of lawmakers are under investigation in a series of sprawling probes into kickback schemes at Brazil's state-controlled oil company, Petrobras, and global construction giant Odebrecht and other scanda... Read more
102 related articles
14d
Sydney Morning Herald
Brazilian President Michel Temer survives vote on corruption trialper cent of Brazilians supported her. Hundreds of lawmakers are under investig
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 days ago
per cent of Brazilians supported her. Hundreds of lawmakers are under investigation in a series of sprawling probes into kickback schemes at Brazil's state-controlled oil company, Petrobras, and global construction giant Odebrecht and other scanda... Read more
102 related articles
14d
The Age
Brazilian President Michel Temer survives vote on corruption trialper cent of Brazilians supported her. Hundreds of lawmakers are under investig
The Age / Posted 14 days ago
per cent of Brazilians supported her. Hundreds of lawmakers are under investigation in a series of sprawling probes into kickback schemes at Brazil's state-controlled oil company, Petrobras, and global construction giant Odebrecht and other scanda... Read more
102 related articles
14d
DW
Brazil's Temer survives Congress vote on corruption charge |in the Atlantic coast municipality of Guaruja for Lula. In exchange, the ex-pre
DW / Posted 14 days ago
in the Atlantic coast municipality of Guaruja for Lula. In exchange, the ex-president helped the OAS construction company obtain lucrative government contracts with the state oil company Petrobras. mkg, se, dm/rt (Reuters, AFP, dpa, AP)DW recomm... Read more
102 related articles
14d
San Antonio Express-News
Troubled Pasadena Refining fined for emissions violationshalf of Pasadena Refining's fine will go toward the purchase of buses with lowe
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
half of Pasadena Refining's fine will go toward the purchase of buses with lower emissions, according to the commission. Petrobras is considering the sale of the Pasadena refinery, after it got caught up in recent corruption scandals in Brazil.... Read more
15d
The Star
Brazil, Argentina prosecutors say governments interfering in Odebrecht probeinvestigate international connections of Brazil's massive graft scandal first c
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
investigate international connections of Brazil's massive graft scandal first centred on contracts at state-run oil company Petrobras. A task force proposed by Swiss prosecutors a year ago and another sought six months ago by Spanish prosecutors... Read more
15d
Reuters
Brazil, Argentina prosecutors say governments interfering in Odebrecht probeinternational connections of Brazil's massive graft scandal first centered on c
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
international connections of Brazil's massive graft scandal first centered on contracts at state-run oil company Petrobras. A task force proposed by Swiss prosecutors a year ago and another sought six months ago by Spanish prosecutors... Read more
17d
AllAfrica.com
Oil Workers Threaten Strike Over Anti-Labour PracticesVam Onne, Neconde Energy and ObiJackson Group, SDF, Ciscon, Tecon, Obax, Pan Oc
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Vam Onne, Neconde Energy and ObiJackson Group, SDF, Ciscon, Tecon, Obax, Pan Ocean, NNPC Retail Limited, Exxon-Mobil and Petrobras. To this end, the PENGASSAN spokesperson said that the Association has directed the Zonal Executive Councils, in... Read more
19d
Reuters
Spanish high court rejects extradition of lawyer wanted in Brazil graft probean extradition request from Brazil for a lawyer accused of involvement in corru
Reuters / Posted 19 days ago
an extradition request from Brazil for a lawyer accused of involvement in corruption surrounding the state oil company Petrobras. Brazilian prosecutors have accused Rodrigo Tacla Duran of helping to launder money for homebuilders in a scheme... Read more
20d
FOX Business
Brazil police arrest former Petrobras CEO in graft probeBrazilian police have arrested a former CEO of state oil company Petrobras on s
FOX Business / Posted 20 days ago
Brazilian police have arrested a former CEO of state oil company Petrobras on suspicion of receiving bribes from a construction company involved in a sprawling corruption scandal. The prosecutor-general's office says in a statement that Aldemir... Read more
3 related articles
20d
FOX Business
Brazil police arrest former Petrobras CEO in graft probeSAO PAULO – Brazilian police have arrested a former CEO of state oil company Pe
FOX Business / Posted 20 days ago
SAO PAULO – Brazilian police have arrested a former CEO of state oil company Petrobras on suspicion of receiving bribes from a construction company involved in a sprawling corruption scandal. Continue Reading Below The prosecutor-general's office... Read more
3 related articles
21d
Rappler
chief of Brazil's Petrobras arrested in graft probeby Vanderlei Almeida/AFP RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – Brazilian federal police on
Rappler / Posted 21 days ago
by Vanderlei Almeida/AFP RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – Brazilian federal police on Thursday, July 27, arrested a former head of Petrobras and the Banco do Brasil, marking a new phase of a sweeping graft probe into the state-owned oil company. Three... Read more
3 related articles
21d
Reuters
Brazil police arrest former Petrobras CEO Bendine in graft probeRIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazilian federal police on Thursday arrested former
Reuters / Posted 21 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazilian federal police on Thursday arrested former Petrobras Chief Executive Officer Aldemir Bendine on suspicion he received large bribes from construction conglomerate Odebrecht. [ In a statement, the... Read more
3 related articles
21d
Channel NewsAsia
Why record US oil exports are poised for even more growthBrazil, fuel distributors have begun buying more U.S. imports because they are
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
Brazil, fuel distributors have begun buying more U.S. imports because they are cheaper than fuel sold by state-run oil firm Petrobras. Petrobras had failed to align its wholesale prices with international markets, opening a window for importers to... Read more
21d
Reuters
Why record U.S. oil exports are poised for even more growthBrazil, fuel distributors have begun buying more U.S. imports because they are
Reuters / Posted 21 days ago
Brazil, fuel distributors have begun buying more U.S. imports because they are cheaper than fuel sold by state-run oil firm Petrobras. Petrobras had failed to align its wholesale prices with international markets, opening a window for importers to... Read more
27d
Hawaii News Now
Brazilian judge seizes $2.8 million in Silva's pension fundsweek, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft
Hawaii News Now / Posted 27 days ago
week, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft probe involving state-run oil giant Petrobras. A spokesman for Silva confirmed Thursday's decision, but did not make comments to The Associated Press. The... Read more
35 related articles
27d
WECT 6 Wilmington
Brazilian judge seizes $2.8 million in Silva's pension fundsweek, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 27 days ago
week, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft probe involving state-run oil giant Petrobras. A spokesman for Silva confirmed Thursday's decision, but did not make comments to The Associated Press. The... Read more
35 related articles
27d
WBOC Salisbury
Brazilian judge seizes $2.8 million in Silva's pension fundsweek, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 27 days ago
week, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft probe involving state-run oil giant Petrobras. A spokesman for Silva confirmed Thursday's decision, but did not make comments to The Associated Press. The... Read more
35 related articles
27d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Brazilian judge seizes $2.8 million in Silva's pension fundsweek, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 27 days ago
week, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft probe involving state-run oil giant Petrobras. A spokesman for Silva confirmed Thursday's decision, but did not make comments to The Associated Press. The... Read more
35 related articles
27d
Aljazeera
Lula: Political rivals want to defeat me with lawsuitsfinances. Odebrecht, an industrial conglomerate with projects around the world
Aljazeera / Posted 27 days ago
finances. Odebrecht, an industrial conglomerate with projects around the world, named Palocci "the Italian" in its list of code names for politicians regularly taking bribes in exchange for lucrative contracts with Petrobras and othe... Read more
35 related articles
27d
dna
Brazilian judge seizes USD 2.8 m in Silva's pension fundsweek, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft
dna / Posted 27 days ago
week, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft probe involving state-run oil giant Petrobras. A spokesman for Silva confirmed yesterday's decision, but did not make comments to The Associated Press. The... Read more
35 related articles
27d
WSOC-TV Charlotte
Brazilian judge seizes $2.8 million in Silva's pension fundsweek, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 27 days ago
week, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft probe involving state-run oil giant Petrobras. A spokesman for Silva confirmed Thursday's decision, but did not make comments to The Associated Press. The... Read more
35 related articles
27d
WFTV 9 Orlando
Brazilian judge seizes $2.8 million in Silva's pension fundsweek, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 27 days ago
week, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft probe involving state-run oil giant Petrobras. A spokesman for Silva confirmed Thursday's decision, but did not make comments to The Associated Press. The... Read more
35 related articles
27d
Daily Herald
Brazilian judge seizes $2.8 million in Silva's pension fundsweek, the judge sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a g
Daily Herald / Posted 27 days ago
week, the judge sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft probe involving state-run oil giant Petrobras. A woman holds a sign that reads in Portuguese "Lula, thief, stole my heart" at a protest against the decision by... Read more
35 related articles
27d
San Francisco Chronicle
Brazilian judge seizes $2.8 million in Silva's pension fundsweek, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
week, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft probe involving state-run oil giant Petrobras. A spokesman for Silva confirmed Thursday's decision, but did not make comments to The Associated Press. The... Read more
35 related articles
27d
ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Brazilian judge seizes $2.8 million in Silva's pension fundsweek, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 27 days ago
week, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft probe involving state-run oil giant Petrobras. A spokesman for Silva confirmed Thursday's decision, but did not make comments to The Associated Press. The... Read more
35 related articles
27d
MyMotherLode.com
Brazilian judge seizes $2 8 million in Silva's pension fundsweek, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 27 days ago
week, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft probe involving state-run oil giant Petrobras. A spokesman for Silva confirmed Thursday's decision, but did not make comments to The Associated Press. The... Read more
35 related articles
27d
Beaumont Enterprise
Brazilian judge seizes $2.8 million in Silva's pension fundsweek, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 27 days ago
week, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft probe involving state-run oil giant Petrobras. A spokesman for Silva confirmed Thursday's decision, but did not make comments to The Associated Press. The... Read more
35 related articles
27d
NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Lawsuits Claim Texas Loopholes Allow Illegal Air Emissionspermits for the ExxonMobil Baytown Olefins plant and refinery, the largest inte
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 27 days ago
permits for the ExxonMobil Baytown Olefins plant and refinery, the largest integrated petrochemical factory in the U.S.; Petrobras' Pasadena refinery; the Saudi-owned Motiva Port Arthur refinery, the largest petroleum refinery in the U.S.; and... Read more
14 related articles
27d
WFTV 9 Orlando
Brazilian judge seizes $2.8 million in Silva's pension fundsweek, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 27 days ago
week, Moro sentenced Silva to 9 1/2 years in prison in connection with a graft probe involving state-run oil giant Petrobras. A spokesman for Silva confirmed Thursday's decision, but did not make comments to The Associated Press. The... Read more
35 related articles
27d
The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Lawsuits claim Texas loopholes allow illegal air emissionspermits for the ExxonMobil Baytown Olefins plant and refinery, the largest inte
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 27 days ago
permits for the ExxonMobil Baytown Olefins plant and refinery, the largest integrated petrochemical factory in the U.S.; Petrobras' Pasadena refinery; the Saudi-owned Motiva Port Arthur refinery, the largest petroleum refinery in the U.S.; and... Read more
14 related articles
27d
The New Canaan News
Lawsuits claim Texas loopholes allow illegal air emissionspermits for the ExxonMobil Baytown Olefins plant and refinery, the largest inte
The New Canaan News / Posted 27 days ago
permits for the ExxonMobil Baytown Olefins plant and refinery, the largest integrated petrochemical factory in the U.S.; Petrobras' Pasadena refinery; the Saudi-owned Motiva Port Arthur refinery, the largest petroleum refinery in the U.S.; and... Read more
14 related articles
27d
MyMotherLode.com
Lawsuits claim Texas loopholes allow illegal air emissionspermits for the ExxonMobil Baytown Olefins plant and refinery, the largest inte
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 27 days ago
permits for the ExxonMobil Baytown Olefins plant and refinery, the largest integrated petrochemical factory in the U.S.; Petrobras' Pasadena refinery; the Saudi-owned Motiva Port Arthur refinery, the largest petroleum refinery in the U.S.; and... Read more
14 related articles
27d
Darien News-Review
Lawsuits claim Texas loopholes allow illegal air emissionspermits for the ExxonMobil Baytown Olefins plant and refinery, the largest inte
Darien News-Review / Posted 27 days ago
permits for the ExxonMobil Baytown Olefins plant and refinery, the largest integrated petrochemical factory in the U.S.; Petrobras' Pasadena refinery; the Saudi-owned Motiva Port Arthur refinery, the largest petroleum refinery in the U.S.; and... Read more
14 related articles
27d
The Fairfield Citizen
Lawsuits claim Texas loopholes allow illegal air emissionspermits for the ExxonMobil Baytown Olefins plant and refinery, the largest inte
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 27 days ago
permits for the ExxonMobil Baytown Olefins plant and refinery, the largest integrated petrochemical factory in the U.S.; Petrobras' Pasadena refinery; the Saudi-owned Motiva Port Arthur refinery, the largest petroleum refinery in the U.S.; and... Read more
14 related articles
27d
KERA North Texas
Environmental Groups Sue EPA Over Lax Texas Air Pollution Permitsadded. The lawsuits the advocacy group filed target permits issued to ExxonMobi
KERA North Texas / Posted 27 days ago
added. The lawsuits the advocacy group filed target permits issued to ExxonMobil’s refinery and chemical plant in Baytown, Petrobras’ refinery in Pasadena, Motiva’s refinery in Port Arthur and SWEPCO’s Welsh Power Plant east of Dallas. The group... Read more
14 related articles
28d
Houston Chronicle
Environmental group sues EPA over pollution rules, cites Houston refineriescontrol permits targeted by the lawsuits are for Exxon Mobil's Baytown Olefins
Houston Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
control permits targeted by the lawsuits are for Exxon Mobil's Baytown Olefins Plant and Refinery outside Houston; Petrobras' Pasadena Refinery; Motiva's Port Arthur Refinery; and SWEPCO's Welsh Power Plant east of Dallas. "EPA's... Read more
28d
Business Wire
Publicis Groupe : Résultats du premier semestre 20170,860 à fin juin 2017 vs. GBP 0,779 à fin juin 2016 New Business : Principaux
Business Wire / Posted 28 days ago
0,860 à fin juin 2017 vs. GBP 0,779 à fin juin 2016 New Business : Principaux gains au 30 juin 2017 Bradesco (Brésil), Petrobras (Brésil), eBay (France), Nokia (Afrique du Sud), Uber (Singapour), Singtel (Singapour), Marriott (USA), SNHU (USA),... Read more
281 related articles
28d
Business Wire
Publicis Groupe: First Half 2017 Results= GBP 0.860 at end June 2017 vs. GBP 0.779 at end June 2016 New Business: Main
Business Wire / Posted 28 days ago
= GBP 0.860 at end June 2017 vs. GBP 0.779 at end June 2016 New Business: Main wins at end June 2017 Bradesco (Brazil), Petrobras (Brazil), eBay (France), Nokia (South Africa), Uber (Singapore), Singtel (Singapore), Marriott (USA), SNHU (USA),... Read more
2 related articles
28d
Lake Placid News
Brazil freezes accounts of ex-President Silva in graft caselast week sentenced Silva to 9½ years in prison in connection with a sprawling
Lake Placid News / Posted 28 days ago
last week sentenced Silva to 9½ years in prison in connection with a sprawling graft probe involving state-run oil giant Petrobras. Moro also barred the ex-president from using three apartments, a piece of land and two cars linked to him. None... Read more
35 related articles
More

In this news