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Telenor and USAID join forces in Pakistan
A powerful new partnership is moving forward in Pakistan, combining Telenor Pakistan’s reach and technology with USAID’s development expertise and execution.
Telenor registers three-digit growth in data roaming across Europe
Remarkable growth in data roaming presumably comes as a result of making roaming services more affordable and easier to use, and a growing need of consumers to stay connected.
Vast potential seen in mobile-powered farming networks
Telenor Digital is looking at the potential in the long-term mobilization of Asia’s agricultural communities. A recent dtac event for farmers suggests there is plenty to work with.
Nordic IoT Challenge launches!
Telenor Connexion has launched the Nordic IoT Challenge, an initiative to recognize innovation and excellence within the Internet of Things (IoT) arena.
Telenor’s Baksaas Says Proudest of Company Culture and Asian Expansion
Chief Executive Jon Fredrik Baksaas, who is stepping down as CEO in August after leading Telenor for 13 years, said in an interview that he is especially proud of the corporate culture he helped to create and of Telenor's transformation into a global player through its expansion in Asia.
Milestones during Baksaas’ tenure
We are approaching the closing of Jon Fredrik Baksaas' tenure as Telenor Group CEO. He will step down on 17 August. Here’s a look at Telenor’s journey over the last 13 years under his tutelage.
Digi teams up with UN for Malaysia’s farmers
Digi joins in on initiatives to boost the efficiencies and the socio-economic status of Malaysia's agricultural community, signs on as connectivity partner for Integrated Sustainable Agriculture Programme.
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|31 Jul 2015||
New acting head of Group Industrial Development
|22 Jul 2015||
Continued growth, outlook maintained
|20 Jul 2015||
Presentation of Telenor’s second quarter results 2015
|01 Jul 2015||
TeliaSonera and Telenor announce first members of Joint Venture top management team
|23 Jun 2015||
Telenor and TeliaSonera comment on European Commission Statement of Objections
Impact StoriesGo to stories archives
Leveraging mobile technology to improve birth registration rates in Pakistan
In an effort to innovate access to birth registration in Pakistan, Telenor Pakistan and UNICEF joined hands in 2014 to pioneer the use of mobile technology in Pakistan to promote one of the most fundamental rights of the child.
Uninor encourages its employees to voluntarily contribute towards corporate responsibility initiatives identified by the organization. Our employees take time out to participate in activities that make a difference to the community.
The Maharashtra & Goa Circle of Uninor initiated the program SEWA, in association with Hope for the Children Foundation.
In collaboration with a local NGO, Uninor’s Bihar and Jharkhand Circle has set up an innovative outbound call centre at Patna where 38 women from impoverished areas were trained and inducted as tele-callers.
Mera Mobile, Mera Sathi
Through research it was revealed that the plight of women and the inequality they face in other walks of life is also prevalent in the use of mobile phones. As per research conducted by GFK in certain parts of Uttar Pradesh (UP) it was revealed that only 27% women own a mobile phone, versus 79% men in the same area.
Project Sampark, in cooperation with the GSM Association, aims to increase women’s access to the use of mobile phones and to promote solutions towards women’s barriers to mobile usage. . This will enable them to enjoy the benefits of life-enhancing mobile services and to break social prejudice that prevents them from using mobile phones.
Grameenphone recognized for Corporate Responsibility efforts
Grameenphone’s Corporate Responsibility efforts have been recognized through the Standard Chartered Bank- Financial Express CSR Award, during the 2014 ceremony.