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2010-05-04 09:00:00

SHANGHAI, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- In its most recent white paper, "China and Brazil in the Context of the Pre-Salt Discoveries", SinoLatin Capital's Jorge Barreda provides an analysis of the tectonic forces bringing together two of the world's most important emerging economies in developing the most prolific oil discovery in recent history. Mr. Barreda takes an in-depth look at how China Inc.'s continued urbanization and industry consolidation are shaping its global role and how its...

2010-05-03 16:30:00

RIO DE JANEIRO, May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Petrobras will participate, from May 3 to 6, in Houston, Texas, in the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC), the world's main offshore oil industry event. In the 2010 edition of the OTC, Petrobras will highlight its experience in developing and applying technology in deep and ultradeep waters. On Tuesday (05/04), at 2 PM (4 PM Brasilia Standard Time), Petrobras' CEO, Jose Sergio Gabrielli, the CEO of Petrobras America, Orlando Azevedo, and the...

2009-05-21 13:45:00

RIO DE JANEIRO, May 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Petrobras' (NYSE: PBR) president and CEO Jose Sergio Gabrielli de Azevedo will receive the Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce Person of the Year Award 2009 today (05/21) during a ceremony held in New York City, USA. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090518/SPTU002LOGO ) Granted annually, the award pays tribute to two personalities (a Brazilian and an American) who have helped draw Brazil and the United States closer...

2009-04-30 18:45:00

RIO DE JANEIRO, April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Petrobras will celebrate tomorrow (May 1st) the extraction of the first oil from the Pre-Salt Pole of the Santos Basin and the start of development of the Tupi field with two ceremonies, one aboard the platform-ship FPSO BW Cidade de Sao Vicente, scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m. (Brazil), and the other at the Marina da Gloria (RJ), at 4:00 p.m. Taking part in the first ceremony will be Petrobras President Jose Sergio Gabrielli, Mines...

2009-04-30 11:29:00

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil, April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Petrobras (NYSE: PBR, PBRA; BOVESPA: PETR4) announces the following webcast: What: Production Going on Stream at the PETROBRAS Tupi Field When: Thursday, April 30, 2009 at 2:30 PM ET Where: www.agenciapetrobrasdenoticias.com.br How: Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the address above. Contact: Press Management for Corporate Communications, +55 21 3224-1306 / +55 21...

2008-10-10 09:00:45

By Bradley Brooks Associated Press RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil -- Four miles under the ocean's surface off Brazil's lush coast lie billions of barrels of recently discovered light crude -- a treasure that could transform the country into an oil superpower. President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva called it "a gift from God" and pledged to end chronic poverty and narrow the country's broad gap between the rich and the poor. But before rhetoric becomes reality, Brazil must first get to the...

2008-10-06 09:00:41

Industrial Nanotech, Inc. (Pink Sheets:INTK), an emerging global leader in nanotechnology, today announced the results of the recent visit by a team from Petrobras' headquarters. Petroleo Brasileiro SA, or Petrobras, is the Brazilian oil & gas producer and one of the world's largest oil and gas companies. The team from Petrobras spent ten days with members of Industrial Nanotech's research scientists, business development team, and management at the Company's laboratory in Union, NJ and...

2008-09-29 09:00:49

Petrobras has discovered oil in the 1-BRSA-658-SPS well, south of the Santos Basin, Brazil, in sandy reservoirs above the salt layer. This discovery reportedly confirms the light oil potential in the shallow water portion of the basin. The well that found the oil is located in block S-M-1289, of concession BM-S-40, in which Petrobras holds a 100% interest. This block is located some 200km off the coast of the state of Sao Paulo, at a depth of 274m. It is also 9.3km away from the discovery...

2008-09-29 09:00:49

Petrobras announces discovering new oil field in Brazil RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept. 26 (Xinhua) -- Brazil's state-owned oil and gas giant Petrobras announced on Friday the discovery of a light oil field in Santos Basin in southeast Brazil. According to the company, the oil field is located in sandy reservoirs above the salt layer, and confirms that the good light oil reserves lie in the shallow water portion of the basin. It was the second discovery of oil above the salt layer in this...

2008-09-26 12:00:31

Petrobras has completed the drilling of the Jupiter well in the BM-S-24 block in the Santos Basin offshore Brazil, confirming the existence of a large natural gas and light oil field in the pre-salt layer. The consortium, responsible for the exploration of this block , consists of Petrobras (80%) and Galp Energia (20%). The drilling confirmed the discovery that was announced on January 21, 2008. The final depth that was reached was 5,773m from the surface of the sea. The well, the...


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