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Shareholders in Slim's America Movil approve 3 bln peso stock buyback plan

MEXICO CITY, April 9 (Reuters) - America Movil, the Mexican telecoms company controlled by the family of tycoon Carlos Slim, said on Tuesday its shareholders had approved a share buyback plan worth 3 billion pesos ($158.51 million) for the period April 2019 to April 2020.

Shareholders in America Movil also approved a 3 billion peso buyback plan for the previous 12 month period.

($1 = 18.9260 Mexican pesos) (Reporting by Dave Graham Editing by Anthony Esposito)