Telenor Group is a leading telecommunications company across the Nordics and Asia with 180 million customers and annual sales of around USD 12 billion (2019).

We are committed to responsible business conduct and driven by the ambition of empowering societies. Connectivity has been Telenor’s domain for more than 160 years, and our purpose is to connect our customers to what matters most. Telenor is listed at Oslo Stock Exchange under the ticker TEL.

Our business

Telenor Group has mobile operations in the Nordics, including Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland and in Asia, including Pakistan, Bangladesh, Thailand, Malaysia, Myanmar.

We have a leading Nordic position in mobile, broadband and TV services, as well as substantial activities in subsidiaries and joint venture operations, including mobile financial services and online classifieds in the Asia region. Worldwide, Telenor Group and our operations’ teams are 18,000 people strong.

Our purpose: Connecting you to what matters most. Empowering societies.

Connecting customers to what matters most has been the core of our business for more than 160 years. Today internet connectivity impacts nearly every part of our lives, and we believe in making it personalised and relevant for our customers. It’s about more than good business; it’s empowering societies. Our strategy towards 2020 is driven by the ambition to transform the customer experience. We create value by becoming even more efficient in how we operate, how we deliver our services and how customers experience us.

Our culture

Telenor’s culture is what binds us together as one company, across all the societies we serve. Our strategy spells out what we do; our behaviours explain how we deliver; and our purpose is our reason for existence. Being a part of or a partner to Telenor means sharing our commitment and passion for these key elements that shape our culture.

Key figures Telenor Group

KEY FIGURES TELENOR GROUP Third quarter First three quarters Year
NOK in million 2020 2019 2020 2019 2019
Revenues 30,005 28,424 91,862 81,929 113,666
Organic revenue growth (%) -2.3 0.4 -1.7 0.6 1.2
Subscription and traffic revenues 22,903 21,724 70,523 62,591 85,954
Organic subscription and traffic revenue growth (%) -2.3 -0.1 -1.4 -0.1 0.4
EBITDA before other income and other expenses 14,571 13,132 43,008 37,338 50,735
Organic EBITDA growth (%) 3.6 -7.2 2.4 -4.8 -2.7
EBITDA before other income and other expenses/Revenues (%) 48.6 46.2 46.8 45.6 44.6
Net income attributable to equity holders of Telenor ASA 4,527 -679 9,652 5,999 7,773
Capex excl. licences and spectrum 3,669 3,726 10,564 11,841 17,415
Total Capex 4,067 3,759 11,052 11,881 18,075
Free cash flow before M&A 3,895 2,789 10,554 3,283 3,831
Total Free cash flow 4,372 -11,660 11,725 -10,258 -18,998
Mobile subscriptions – Change in quarter/Total (mill.) -2.1 5.2 180.3 183.4 186.0