Oi sees no impact from Rioforte demise; VimpelCom sells 2 African businesses

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> VimpelCom has sold businesses in Central African Republic and Burundi for $65 million (€51 million) to Econet Wireless Global. Article

> Oi said the liquidation of investment vehicle Rioforte was unlikely to have an impact on its operations. Article

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