December 16, 2011

Christmas gift to fight violence against children


100,000 children are exposed to violence or witness violence in Norway. This year the Stine Sofie Foundation will receive NOK 1.6 million from Telenor to create an interactive tool to help combat violence and sexual abuse of children.

December 15, 2011 Press Release

Telenor wins Statoil contract serving 20,000 employees

Telenor has won a contract to serve Statoil as the main provider of communications services to their 20,000 employees. The contract, worth approximately NOK 400 million, will run over four years.

December 14, 2011 Press Release

The SpareBank 1 alliance chooses Telenor

The SpareBank 1 alliance has entered into a new agreement with Telenor as supplier of the alliance’s total requirement for telephony. The agreement is valued at NOK 62 million per year.

December 13, 2011

Telenor Serbia wins the Virtus award


Telenor Serbia wins the Virtus award for long-term partnership between business and non-profit sector.

Telenor Hungary completes Hipernet ahead of schedule


Telenor Hungary today announced that it has successfully completed the development of its new-generation mobile Internet network well ahead of schedule.

December 1, 2011 Press Release

Telenor in European coalition to promote safer Internet for children

In response to an invitation from the European Commission, Telenor Group and a wide range of world-leading ICT companies have joined ranks to form the “Coalition to make the Internet a better place for kids”.

Press Release

THOR 7 to provide faster broadband connections from the South Pole

Telenor Satellite Broadcasting’s (TSBc) latest satellite, THOR 7 will provide the Norwegian Troll base located at the South Pole with increased satellite capacity for the distribution of key meteorological data from the research station, Trollsat.

November 30, 2011 Press Release

Europe wants to learn from Norwegian school campaign

The work to combat digital bullying is attracting international attention. Today, experts from the UK and Spain are visiting Holmlia school in Oslo to see how Norway’s biggest school campaign is working to raise awareness of the use of digital media by children and adolescents.

November 23, 2011 Press Release

Toca Boca – winner of Telenor Digital Winners Prize 2011

Yesterday, at the Digital Winners conference, Telenor announced that the winner of this year’s Digital Winners Prize is Toca Boca – a Swedish company, making digital toys for kids.

November 17, 2011

Breaking away from the office


A new survey shows that Norwegians are breaking away from the office.