WorldCom creates new unit for Latin America operations

WorldCom Inc. on Tuesday announced that it would consolidate the company’s Latin American operations into a regional organization based in Miami known as WorldCom Latin America.

WorldCom Latin America will group under one umbrella the various operators in which WorldCom Inc. has stakes in Latin America, including Brazilian carrier Embratel Participacoes SA, Mexican carrier Avantel SA, which is a WorldCom joint venture with M