24 October 2008
Telenor will reduce the carbon intensity of its global operations with 40 per cent by 2016, compared to the 2007 level. Telenor is expecting continued strong growth in the business and in network traffic, but the total emissions in 2016 will be reduced to equal the already low 2007-level.
23 October 2008
Sociologist and Telenor R&I researcher Richard Seyler Ling is awarded the 2008 Telenor Research and Innovation Award for his ground-breaking work on the social implications of mobile communication.
18 September 2008
Telenor has entered into an agreement with the State Academic Bolshoi Theatre of Russia to become its official sponsor.
27 August 2008
The Malaysian mobile operation DiGi has presented a CR Programme to address climate change entitled Deep Green. DiGi aims for CO2 emissions reductions of close to 50 per cent within 3 to 4 years.
20 August 2008
Thailand's National Telecommunications Commission has approved dtac's plans to upgrade its existing 800MHz network with the High-Speed Packet Access (HSPA), or third generation services (3G). This will entail huge technological, economic and social benefits for Thailand.
18 June 2008
Telenor Pakistan has climbed up the ranking of the Pakistani telecom sector and is now the country's second largest mobile operator according to latest figures released by the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA).
16 May 2008
Telenor celebrates its ten year anniversary as an investor and builder of telecommunications in Ukraine.
13 May 2008
The Administrative Court of Thailand has ordered the state-owned fixed line operator TOT to negotiate an interconnection agreement with DTAC. This is the fourth consecutive ruling in favour of DTAC on this matter, and it cannot be appealed.
9 May 2008
The recently acquired 3G spectrum will enhance DiGis mobile network capacity and efficiency, and provide a platform for ongoing innovation and development of enhanced mobile and broadband services.
7 May 2008
On Monday 5 May Telenor renewed its partnership agreement with the Nobel Peace Center for a further three years with effect from 1 July 2008.
7 May 2008
Pannon installs Hungary's most powerful heat pump based on renewable energy at its new headquarters. This is the seventh largest project of its kind in Europe.
24 April 2008
As one of the pioneering businesses in Hungary, Pannon takes significant steps to reduce its environmental impact. Based on an expected baseline increase in the period up to 2011, Pannon will cut its CO2 emissions by 24%.
15 April 2008
Telenor Pakistan launches expert medical advice within nationwide reach.
9 April 2008
CellBazaar, an innovative market-access service from Grameenphone, has been voted "Asian Telecom Innovation of the Year" in the Telecom Asia Awards 2008.
1 April 2008
The Telenor Open Mind programme was recently adopted by DiGi in Malaysia under the name of Open Hearts. - This programme grants disabled an opportunity to be part of DiGi's workforce as they are potential talents still untapped or ignored by other companies, said Adzhar Ibrahim, Head of Human Resources at DiGi.
28 March 2008
The Norwegian software company Mobiletech has won the Telenor Digital Winner Prize. The prize, worth NOK 250,000, has been awarded to the company for supplying innovative solutions that encourage the use of the mobile Internet.
19 February 2008
The Telenor Group is ranked the best Mobile Telecom company in the world by the Sustainability Yearbook 2008.
13 February 2008
Last night, at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, CellBazaar, an innovative market-access service from Grameenphone won the 3GSMA Global Mobile Award 2008, in the category of "Best Use of Mobile for Social and Economic Development."
12 February 2008
On 11 February 2008, at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Telenor addressed a clear message to the world's leading mobile operations; the industry needs to join ranks to prevent the spreading of child sexual abuse content through mobile phones.
8 February 2008
You are welcome to visit Telenor at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona 11th - 14th of February.
28 January 2008
Telenor Pakistan has launched another environmentally-friendly initiative by using solar energy to power one of its repeater sites.
16 January 2008
Telenor Pakistan now has passed 15 million customers - a landmark it has achieved in less than three years of operations.
10 January 2008
The number of subscriptions of Kyivstar rose by 449 000 or 1.9% to 23.604 million in December.
3 January 2008
Today, Telenor and 12 other major international companies based in Norway join forces in a new partnership with far-reaching ambitions to cut greenhouse gas emissions.