Petrobras board approves unit stake sale to Mitsui, sources says

viernes 23 de octubre de 2015 18:07 GYT

RIO DE JANEIRO Oct 23 (Reuters) - The board of Brazil's state-controlled Petróleo Brasileiro SA, also known as Petrobras, approved on Friday the sale of a minority stake in a natural gas distribution holding company to Mitsui & Co Ltd , although the conclusion of the deal hinges on certain aspects yet to be negotiated, a source with direct knowledge of the matter said.

(Reporting by Marta Nogueira; Writing by Guillermo Parra-Bernal; Editing by Diane Craft)