Telenor India

Telenor India provides mobile services in 6 Indian telecom circles.

Key facts

  • 40.855 million mobile subscriptions (Q3 2015)
  • Telenor holds 100 per cent ownership interest in Telewings Communications Services Pvt. Ltd.
  • 3367 employees (Q3 2015)
  • Total revenues of NOK 4.200 million (2014)
  • Monthly Mobile ARPU: NOK 12 (Q3 2015)
  • The headquarters are located in Gurgaon, close to Delhi
  • CEO: Sharad Mehrotra

Historical background

Eight months after entering into India, Telenor started offering its services in December 2009 with the biggest ever launch in Indian telecommunications history.

Telenor is committed to making long-term investments in the Indian mobile market. This way Telenor plays an important role in improving network stability and coverage in the country.

Analytical information

For detailed information on regulatory matters, network, licenses and competitors, see our business descriptions for Telenor India.

Company Website

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Key Figures for Telenor India

(NOK in millions) 3rd quarter First three quarters Year
2015 2014 2015 2014 2014
(NOK in millions)
Revenues
Subscription and traffic 1.213 897 3.561 2.520 3.513
Interconnect revenues 186 167 559 466 649
Other mobile revenues 9 8 25 21 29
Non-mobile revenues 3 2 11 7 9
Total revenues 1.411 1.074 4.156 3.013 4.200
EBITDA before other items (58) (136) (88) (325) (422)
Operating profit (loss) (373) (195) (623) 1.167 882
Capex 195 997 557 1.243 1.374
No. of subscriptions - Change in quarter/Total (in thousands):* 1.006 1.807 40.855 34.363 36.665
ARPU - monthly (NOK) 12 11 12 11 11
Exchange rate (INR) 0.1245 0.1007 0.1032