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Norway's Telenor sold remaining VEON stake in $362 million deal

Telenor's logo is seen in central Belgrade

OSLO (Reuters) - Norway's Telenor said on Friday it had sold its remaining 157 million shares in telecoms group VEON for $362 million (280.21 million pounds).

"This transaction is in line with the previously communicated strategy and concludes the final sell-down in VEON," Telenor said. "Citi has been Telenor counterpart for the sale."

(Reporting by Terje Solsvik; Editing by Edmund Blair)