Bolsonaro Fires Second Petrobras CEO in Two Months

(Reuters) Brazil's right-wing president Jair Bolsonaro fired the chief executive of oil producer Petrobras - the second in two months - after the company refused to sell fuels at a discount to consumers warning it would lead to diesel shortages.  Bolsonaro also called for the election of a new board, according to a statement released close to midnight local... Continue Reading →

Talos Energy Pauses Mexico Oil Arbitration Bid Amid High-level Talks

(Reuters) U.S.-based oil producer Talos Energy has temporarily suspended pursuit of an arbitration claim against Mexico amid high-level talks over one of the country's flagship offshore projects, five people close to the matter said. The dispute erupted after Mexico selected state-run Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) as the operator of their shared 850-million-barrel Zama field ahead of Talos,... Continue Reading →

Petrobras on divestment in the Sergipe-Alagoas Basin 

Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. – Petrobras, following up on the release disclosed on 07/20/2018, informs that it has decided to conclude the current competitive process, which was in the binding phase, for the partial sale of four concessions located in deep waters in the Sergipe-Alagoas Basin (BM- SEAL-4, 4-A, 10 and 11), without transferring the operation.... Continue Reading →

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