Pampa Energy has agreement for Petrobras Argentina-source

miércoles 2 de marzo de 2016 11:44 GYT

BUENOS AIRES, March 2 (Reuters) - Brazil's Petroleo Brasileiro SA has an agreement to sell its controlling stake in Petrobras Argentina to Pampa Energia SA for about $1.2 billion, a source familiar with the talks told Reuters on Wednesday.

Asked about reports Pampa had offered $1.2 billion, the source said: "This is more or less the figure."

(Reporting by Nicolas Misculin; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)