26 youth ‘start change’ with Telenor Youth Forum and Nobel Peace Center
Twenty-six youth were selected for the Telenor Youth Forum in 2016. They have been tackling global, social challenges for the past 10 months, and this work is now encapsulated in the “We Start Change” digital exhibition, in collaboration with the Nobel Peace Center.
Telenor Group announces Micropower Labs of Pakistan “Digital Winner 2017”
After competing with hundreds of startups across Telenor’s startup accelerators around Asia, Telenor’s Digital Winners programme brought together seven standout emerging market startups and crowned a single “Digital Winner” yesterday in Singapore. Micropower Labs from Pakistan has won Telenor Group’s annual Digital Winners competition. Specializing in hardware development, including the world’s fastest charging power bank, […]
International Youth Day: Peace can be achieved through AI and education, say youth in Telenor Group survey
Artificial intelligence and inclusive education systems should be seen as important tools in furthering the cause of peace, youth in Asia tell Telenor Nearly 7,000 millennials, ages 15-30, have been surveyed across seven countries in Asia, including Thailand, Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Malaysia, Pakistan and Singapore It’s International Youth Day, and organizations around the world are […]
Telenor Group survey: Asia’s millennials point to artificial intelligence as possible gateway to achieving peace
New digital survey reveals surprising attitudes among Asian youth, including views on how best to empower youth leaders and the role of technology in supporting social causes and promoting Peace. Telenor Group today released the findings of its regional online survey that assessed the attitudes of Asia’s millennials towards technology and social impact, as well […]
Are you the next delegate for the Telenor Youth Forum 2017?
Calling all social-minded, tech savvy millennials! We are now recruiting for the fifth Telenor Youth Forum, a year-long program which takes participants to Oslo and Bangkok, and which will challenge what you know and how you make an impact on the world. Selected applicants will also attend 2017 Nobel Peace Prize festivities in Oslo.
Telenor to sell additional shares in VEON Ltd.
(Fornebu, 6 April 2017) Telenor ASA today announced that it has commenced an offering of 70 million of its common shares in VEON Ltd. (formerly known as VimpelCom Ltd.) in the form of common shares listed in Euronext Amsterdam and American Depository Shares (ADSs) listed on NASDAQ under the ticker “VEON”. Each ADS represents one […]
Technology can raise the bar for women’s equality
There’s been no better time to be a woman in Asia than right now. By and large, women are safer, more prosperous and afforded more opportunities than they have ever been before. But “before” did not set the bar very high. Technology can set new standards, argues Mai Oldgard, SVP and Head of Telenor Group Sustainability: