6-K 1 pbra20210224_6k5.htm PBRA20210224_6K5




Washington, D.C. 20549





Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 of the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934


For the month of February, 2021


Commission File Number 1-15106




(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)


Brazilian Petroleum Corporation – PETROBRAS

(Translation of Registrant's name into English)


Avenida República do Chile, 65 
20031-912 – Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Federative Republic of Brazil

(Address of principal executive office)


Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover Form 20-F or Form 40-F. 

Form 20-F ___X___ Form 40-F _______

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant by furnishing the information contained in this Form is also thereby furnishing the information to the Commission pursuant to Rule 12g3-2(b) under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.

Yes _______ No___X____







Petrobras about piece of news published in the press

 Rio de Janeiro, February 24, 2021 - Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. - Petrobras, in clarification to a piece of news published in the media, informs that the Board of Directors requested the Chief Financial and Investor Relations Officer, Andrea Marques de Almeida, to seek with the Ministry of Mines and Energy, information about the existence of facts that should be disclosed to the market, in compliance with CVM Instruction 358/2002, in view of statements published in the media on February 23, 2021 regarding the Company, that there would be "many wrong things at Petrobras".


In compliance with the duties provided for in the aforementioned CVM Instruction 358/2002, the CFO had already requested this information on February 23, 2021, by means of an e-mail to the Ministry of Mines and Energy, and, due to the request made by the Board of Directors today, she reiterated the request, having not received any information until the moment of the publication of this release.



















For more information:


e-mail: petroinvest@petrobras.com.br/acionistas@petrobras.com.br

Av. República do Chile, 65 – 1803 – 20031-912 – Rio de Janeiro, RJ.

Tel.: 55 (21) 3224-1510/9947 | 0800-282-1540



This document may contain forecasts within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (Securities Act), and Section 21E of the Securities Trading Act of 1934, as amended (Trading Act) that reflect the expectations of the Company's officers. The terms: "anticipates", "believes", "expects", "predicts", "intends", "plans", "projects", "aims", "should," and similar terms, aim to identify such forecasts, which evidently involve risks or uncertainties, predicted or not by the Company. Therefore, future results of the Company's operations may differ from current expectations, and the reader should not rely solely on the information included herein.








Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.


Date: February 24, 2021



By: /s/ Andrea Marques de Almeida


Andrea Marques de Almeida

Chief Financial Officer and Investor Relations Officer