Friday, 22 September 2017

Vimpelcom debacle costs Telenor chairman his job

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom
Friday 30 October 15

Svein Aaser steps down as Norway's industry minister receives new information on Uzbekistan corruption probe.

The Norwegian government has forced the resignation of Telenor chairman Svein Aaser after new information about investigations into Vimpelcom's operations in Uzbekistan came to light. Telenor on Friday announced that Aaser has stepped down, effective immediately, after three and a half years in the role…

The Norwegian government has forced the resignation of Telenor chairman Svein Aaser after new information about investigations into Vimpelcom's operations in Uzbekistan came to light. Telenor on Friday announced that Aaser has stepped down, effective immediately, after three and a half years in the role…

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