Brazil's Petrobras signs $3.5 bln deal with China Development Bank

miércoles 1 de abril de 2015 08:05 GYT

SAO PAULO, April 1 (Reuters) - Brazil's state-run oil company Petrobras signed a $3.5 billion financing deal with China Development Bank as part of a cooperation agreement covering 2015 and 2016, according to a securities filing on Wednesday.

Ivan Monteiro, chief financial officer of the company known as Petroleo Brasileiro SA, signed the accord on a visit to China and confirmed their intention to cooperate in the future, Petrobras said in the filing. (Reporting by Roberto Samora; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)