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BRIEF-China Telecom Corp Says Yang Jie Resigs As Chairman

March 4 (Reuters) - China Telecom Corp Ltd:

* YANG JIE HAS RESIGNED FROM HIS POSITION AS CHAIRMAN

* YANG JIE APPOINTED AS CHAIRMAN OF CHINA MOBILE COMMUNICATIONS GROUP CO., LTD..

* YANG JIE HAS RESIGNED FROM HIS POSITIONS AS EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, CHAIRMAN AND CEO Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: