Oi S.A. releases Material Fact: Change to Guidance Disclosure Practice

Aug 14, 2013, 07:00 ET from Oi S.A.

RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Oi S.A. (the "Company"), in compliance with the provisions of CVM Instruction No. 358/02, considering the recent volatility in the macroeconomic environment, especially with respect to the indices used as premises to support the disclosure of projections about future performance (guidance) – exchange rate, interest rates and GDP growth –, discloses to its shareholders and the market in general that the Company has decided to discontinue the disclosure of such projections, to enhance the Company's ability to respond to market changes quickly and efficiently and balance its investments in relation to the objective of reinforcing the Company's financial flexibility.

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Bayard De Paoli Gontijo
Investor Relations Officer
Oi S.A.