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By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Federação Única dos Petroleiros (FUP), or Single Federation of Oil Workers, has filed a statement of indefinite strike yesterday (September 2nd) at the headquarters of Petrobras in Rio de...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The board of directors at Brazil’s oil giant Petrobras, announced that it had authorized the sale of 25 percent of stock from its subsidiary, BR Distribuidora. The state-owned oil giant...
By Eduardo Pagnoncelli, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Chevron Corporation confirmed on Friday that a Brazilian appeals court has reinstated criminal charges against the energy giant and eleven of its employees, originating from a 2011 offshore oil spill...
By William Jones, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – British company Rolls-Royce, known for its luxury vehicles, announced that it will build a factory for assembling not cars but naval equipment in Rio de Janeiro. The venture is reported...
By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Texas Energy Exploration is looking for investors to participate in the activities in the U.S., and have been speaking with Brazilians about doing business in Texas. At the end...
Editorial, by Stone Korshak RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Still (picking up from last week), Brazil is the “country of tomorrow” and so although the joke is that “it always will be”, there are opportunities here for the bold and...
By Maria Lopez Conde, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Shares of Brazil’s state-controlled oil giant Petrobras fell to a nearly eight-year low last week amid weak earnings. Petrobras’ shares slipped 6.11 percent on Friday, July 5th, closing at...
By Jack Whibley, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Brasil Offshore International Conference and Fair for the oil and gas sector returns to Macaé June 11th-14th and is expected to welcome over 50,000 visitors through its doors. ...
By Maria Lopez Conde, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Brazilian state-controlled oil and gas giant Petrobras has said it will keep its promise to invest R$97.7 billion (US$48 billion) in petroleum and natural gas exploration and production in...

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