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Mar 20, 2017, 20:09 ET PetroRio - Material Fact - Brasoil - Acquisition Closed

RIO DE JANEIRO, March 20, 2017 /CNW/ - PetroRio, ("Company" or "PetroRio") (BM&FBOVESPA: PRIO3), in connection with the Material Facts dated December 21, 2016, January 02, 2017, February 10, 2017,...


Mar 07, 2017, 19:03 ET Petro Rio Material Fact - BRASOIL - GSM Approval

RIO DE JANEIRO, March 7, 2017 /CNW/ - PetroRio, ("Company" or "PetroRio") (BM&FBOVESPA: PRIO3), in connection with the Material Facts dated December 21, 2016, January 02, 2017 and February 10, 2017,...


Feb 10, 2017, 10:14 ET PetroRio - Material Fact - Purchase of 100% of Brasoil

RIO DE JANEIRO, Feb. 10, 2017 /CNW/ - Petro Rio S.A. ("Company" or "PetroRio") (BM&FBOVESPA: PRIO3), in connection with the Material Facts dated December 21, 2016 and January 02, 2017, hereby informs ...


Jan 02, 2017, 14:22 ET PetroRio - Material Fact - Purchase of Additional Interest In Brasoil

RIO DE JANEIRO, Jan. 2, 2017 /CNW/ - PetroRio, ("Company" or "PetroRio") (BM&FBOVESPA: PRIO3, TSX-V: PRJ), hereby informs the execution of a Share Purchase Agreement aiming to acquire an additional...


Dec 29, 2016, 14:21 ET PetroRio - Delisting from TSX-V in Connection with Termination of GDS Program

RIO DE JANEIRO, Dec. 29, 2016 /CNW/ - Petro Rio S.A. ("PetroRio" or the "Company") (BM&FBOVESPA: PRIO3, TSX-V: PRJ) announced today that all of the issued and outstanding global depositary shares...


Dec 21, 2016, 18:04 ET PetroRio - Material Fact - Purchase of Interest in Brasoil

RIO DE JANEIRO, Dec. 21, 2016 /CNW/ - PetroRio, ("Company" or "PetroRio") (BM&FBOVESPA: PRIO3, TSX-V: PRJ), hereby informs the execution, through one of its subsidiaries, of a Share Purchase...


Dec 08, 2016, 17:58 ET PetroRio - Material Fact - Clarification on IIROC Consultation

RIO DE JANEIRO, Dec. 8, 2016 /CNW/ - Petro Rio S.A. ("PetroRio" or the "Company") (BM&FBOVESPA: PRIO3, TSX-V: PRJ) hereby informs, as requested by IIROC - Investment Industry Regulatory Organization...


Dec 07, 2016, 16:37 ET Material Fact - PetroRio Hires Market Maker

RIO DE JANEIRO, Dec. 7, 2016 /CNW/ - PetroRio (the "Company" or "PetroRio") (BM&FBOVESPA: PRIO3, TSX-V: PRJ) in compliance with CVM Instruction 384 as of March 17th, 2003 hereby informs its...


Nov 14, 2016, 22:55 ET PetroRio - 3Q16 Earnings Release

To view the full release with images, please click here. RIO DE JANEIRO, Nov. 14, 2016 /CNW/ - Petro Rio S.A. ("PetroRio" or "Company", BM&FBovespa: PRIO3 and TSX-V: PRJ) announces its results for...


Oct 17, 2016, 12:49 ET PetroRio awarded the Best Latin American E&P company in 2016

RIO DE JANEIRO, Oct. 17, 2016 /CNW/ - Petro Rio S.A. ("PetroRio" or the "Company") (BM&FBOVESPA: PRIO3, TSX-V: PRJ) announces that it has been awarded the Best Latin American E&P company in 2016. The ...


Aug 11, 2016, 23:20 ET PetroRio - 2Q16 Earnings Results

To view the full release with images, please click here. RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug. 11, 2016 /CNW/ - Petro Rio S.A. ("PetroRio" or "Company", BM&FBovespa: PRIO3 and TSX-V: PRJ) announces its results for...


Apr 29, 2016, 19:22 ET Material Fact - PetroRio announces Annual and Special Shareholders Meeting voting results

RIO DE JANEIRO, April 29, 2016 /CNW/ - Petro Rio S.A. ("PetroRio" or the "Company") (BM&FBOVESPA: PRIO3, TSX-V: PRJ) hereby announces that, at the Annual and Special Shareholders Meeting held today,...


Apr 08, 2016, 20:11 ET Material Fact - Rectifying of Proposed Reverse Split of Shares and GDS to be Approved in a Shareholders Meeting

RIO DE JANEIRO, April 8, 2016 /CNW/ - Petro Rio S.A. ("PetroRio" or the "Company") (BM&FBOVESPA: PRIO3, TSX-V: PRJ) hereby announces that, in compliance with regulatory requirements of TSX Venture...


Mar 24, 2016, 18:36 ET Notice to the Market - Clarification on IIROC Consultation

RIO DE JANEIRO, March 24, 2016 /CNW/ - Petro Rio S.A. ("PetroRio" or the "Company") (BM&FBOVESPA: PRIO3, TSX-V: PRJ) hereby informs, as requested by IIROC - Investment Industry Regulatory...


Mar 23, 2016, 22:30 ET PetroRio announces 2015 annual results

RIO DE JANEIRO, March 23, 2016 /CNW/ - Petro Rio S.A. ("PetroRio" or the "Company") (BM&FBOVESPA: PRIO3, TSX-V: PRJ) informs that has filed today an extended press release, Financial Statements and...


Mar 09, 2016, 17:58 ET MATERIAL FACT - PetroRio terminates operations in Namibia

RIO DE JANEIRO, March 9, 2016 /CNW/ - Petro Rio S.A. ("PetroRio" or the "Company") (BM&FBOVESPA: PRIO3, TSX-V: PRJ) hereby announces that it will not execute any new investments and it is terminating ...


Feb 29, 2016, 18:18 ET Material Fact - Termination of the Purchase and Sale Agreement for the 20% Stake of BJSA Fields

RIO DE JANEIRO, Feb. 29, 2016 /CNW/ - Petro Rio S.A. ("PetroRio" or the "Company") (BM&FBOVESPA: PRIO3, TSX-V: PRJ) hereby announces that it has terminated the contract of the purchase and sale...


Feb 16, 2016, 09:13 ET MATERIAL FACT - Termination of the Purchase and Sale Agreement for the 80% Stake of BJSA Fields

RIO DE JANEIRO, Feb. 16, 2016 /CNW/ - Petro Rio S.A. ("PetroRio" or the "Company") (BM&FBOVESPA: PRIO3, TSX-V: PRJ) hereby announces that it was notified by Shell Brasil Petróleo Ltda. ("Shell") of...


Dec 04, 2015, 08:51 ET MATERIAL FACT - PetroRio: ANP approves 40% stake in Polvo Field

RIO DE JANEIRO, Dec. 4, 2015 /CNW/ - Petro Rio S.A. ("PetroRio" or the "Company") (BM&FBOVESPA: PRIO3, TSX-V: PRJ) announces that received the confirmation from the Brazilian National Agency of...


Nov 12, 2015, 17:35 ET PetroRio Announces 2015 Third Quarter Results

RIO DE JANEIRO, Nov. 12, 2015 /CNW/ - Petro Rio S.A. ("PetroRio" or the "Company") (BM&FBOVESPA: PRIO3, TSX-V: PRJ) today announced that it has filed an extended press release, Financial Statements...


Aug 05, 2015, 19:37 ET MATERIAL FACT - Changes in PetroRio's Senior Management Team and in the Material Information Disclosure, Confidentiality and Securities Trading Policy

RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug. 05, 2015 /CNW/ - Petro Rio S.A. ("PetroRio" or the "Company") (BM&FBovespa: PRIO3, TSX-V: PRJ), hereby informs that, at a Board of Directors meeting held on this date, the Board...


Jul 06, 2015, 09:58 ET Material Fact - PetroRio informs ANP approval on assignment of concession contracts for Rosneft

RIO DE JANEIRO, July 6, 2015 /CNW/ - Petro Rio S.A. ("PetroRio" or the "Company") (BM&FBOVESPA: PRIO3, TSX-V: HRP) obtained the confirmation from the Brazilian National Agency of Petroleum, Natural...


Jul 01, 2015, 20:48 ET Material Fact - PetroRio to Acquire the Petrobras Stake and Consolidates 100% of Bijupirá and Salema Oil Fields

RIO DE JANEIRO, July 1, 2015 /CNW/ - Petro Rio S.A. ("PetroRio" or the "Company") (BM&FBOVESPA: PRIO3, TSX-V: HRP) hereby announces the signing of a purchase and sale agreement to acquire 20% of the...


Jun 22, 2015, 19:46 ET PetroRio Informs New Corporate Name and New Ticker Symbols

RIO DE JANEIRO, June 22, 2015 /CNW/ - Petro Rio S.A. ("PetroRio" or the "Company"), the new corporate name of HRT Participações em Petróleo S.A. as approved in a Special Shareholders Meeting held on...