BRIEF-Moody's:SK Telecom's sale of POSCO's shares is credit positive

Oct 08 (Reuters) - SK Telecom Co., Ltd & POSCO

* Moody's says that SK Telecom Co., Ltd.'s (A3 negative) sale of a part of its stake inPOSCO (A3 review for downgrade) is credit positive, but will not have any immediate impact onits issuer rating. The rating outlook remains negative.

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