BOGOTÁ, Colombia, June 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Ecopetrol S.A (BVC: ECOPETROL; NYSE: EC) reports that its Board of Directors has unanimously authorized Company Director Dr. Héctor Manosalva Rojas to sell 49,380 of his shares in Ecopetrol S.A. This transaction was authorized under Article 404 of the Colombian Commercial Code [Código de Comercio].
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