Mass-market internet center stage at Mobile World Congress 2015
Sigve Brekke on how network-powered services, local content and increased awareness will connect Asia like never before.
Telenor talks tech trends at Mobile World Congress 2015
Our view of the global state of connectivity, technology and the quickly closing gaps between the developed and emerging worlds.
Baksaas: “Mobile is everything”
“The mobile has become ‘everything’ for nearly 3.7 billion people around the world. It’s their connection to the world,” said Jon Fredrik Baksaas in his capacity as chairman of the GSMA, during the opening of this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.
Telenor and Wikimedia: The internet is an equalizer
That the internet is a vital gateway for Bangladeshis to build knowledge and better their lives is not yet a widespread attitude there. Increasing coverage, affordable devices and local content are needed to make Internet for All a reality in Bangladesh.
Customers in Hungary to benefit from 4G network sharing between Magyar Telekom and Telenor
Magyar Telekom and Telenor Hungary agreed to jointly operate and develop their 800MHz 4G mobile networks in all parts of Hungary except Budapest. This agreement will double the mobile internet speed and provide earlier access to fast mobile internet services to those living in underserved areas. The speed and coverage will be increased gradually over the next several months. Joint network operation will not affect neither the relationship between operators and their customers, nor the competition between the operators on the retail market.
Telenor Satellite Broadcasting joins the fight against Ebola in Africa
Telenor Satellite Broadcasting (TSBc) delivers internet and broadband connectivity services to a leading NGO dealing with an Ebola emergency campaign in Sierra Leone.
‘Surfing wisely’ in Montenegro
Telenor Montenegro celebrates the fourth year of its standout #SurfWisely initiative: targeting thousands of teenagers in a program designed to help them get all the benefits out of the internet – with fewer risks.
Uninor wins major children’s rights award in India
Uninor wins the prestigious CRY Child Rights award for WebWise, one of India’s only Safe Internet-related programs for children. In 2015, the Uninor team aims to double the scope of WebWise, reaching 20,000 children in its program.
Telenor set to launch 4G in Serbia
Telenor has won two blocks in the 1800 Mhz frequency band spectrum auction in Serbia. Via the tender, Telenor Serbia has received the legal requirements to introduce 4G in the nation of more than seven million people. Telenor Serbia expects to introduce 4G services as of early May 2015.
Telenor and partners secure a Safe Internet in Serbia
Telenor Serbia continues partnership aimed at making Internet a better and safer place for all.
Building a culture for HSSE
Telenor Myanmar’s Tin Aye Nyein is part of the company’s HSSE team, who work to ensure the safety, security and health of the people building our network.
Phone on loan at anytime
Telenor is the first operator in the CEE region to introduce a possibility of buying a mobile phone at any time, in instalments and without interest. Unique integration of telco and banking services helps customers get the full benefit of being connected.
Digi launches new brand identity
Aspiring to be a source of digital inspiration for customers, Digi revamps its look, philosophy and doubles down on service excellence and mass market mobile internet.
dtac and Telenor Youth surf a Safe Internet
As Thailand celebrated National Children's Day last weekend, dtac and Thai Telenor Youth Summit delegate, Siraphat Boonyapan, turned dtac headquarters into a digital playground for children to learn how to safely surf the internet.
Digital services now delivered worldwide over Global Backend
Telenor can now deliver digital services worldwide through a Global Backend, a platform developed by Telenor Digital.
Uninor builds 5000 new towers in India
At the beginning of 2014, Uninor set an ambitious goal for itself: to build 5000 new base stations across India before year’s end. On the 22nd of December, they achieved it.
Hungarians embrace Telenor’s online TV
Telenor Hungary launched the first online TV streaming service at the end of 2013. Within one year MyTV attracted 100 000 customers, doubled the number of live TV channels and expanded its video-on-demand offer. Recently, MyTV moved into large screens.
Telenor Youth pioneer people projects for Asia
For youth in Asia, 2014 was a landmark year. Technology and connectivity are accelerating, internet coverage is growing and device prices are falling. But Asia’s youth aren’t just reaping the benefits of this progress. They are actively shaping it. This is the story of Sadaf, Arkar and Asma - three among a highly select pool of talented Telenor Youth.
Telenor Bulgaria and Space Challenges partner for innovation
Telenor Bulgaria recently became the official partner of the space science and exponential tech program in Eastern Europe Space Challenges.