Telenor Group at a Glance

Telenor Group connects its 170 million customers to what matters most. Connecting the world has been Telenor’s domain for more than 160 years and we currently operate across Scandinavia and Asia. We are committed to responsible business conduct and driven by the ambition of empowering societies.

Telenor Group*

  • Strong footprint in Scandinavia and Asia (Global Impact Report 2016)
  • Leading Nordic position in mobile, broadband and TV services
  • Substantial activities in subsidiaries and joint venture operations
  • About 22,000 employees worldwide
  • Revenues 2017: NOK 112 billion

* With effect from Q1 2018, Telenor’s operations in Montenegro, Serbia, Hungary and Bulgaria are treated as assets held for sale and discontinued operations in Telenor’s financial reporting.

Telenor was founded in 1855 and builds on over a 160 years of telecom experience.

Key figures Telenor Group

NOK (in millions)   Q1 2018  Q1 2017 Year 2017  Q1 2018
(IFRS 15)
Revenues 27 113 27 596 112 069 27 138
Organic revenue growth (%) -1.5 0.3 0.5
Subscription and traffic revenues 21 157 21 177 86 314 21 027
Organic subscription and traffic revenue growth (%) 1.0 1.2 2.4
EBITDA before other income and other expenses 11 309 10 504 44 694 11 330
EBITDA before other income and other expenses/Revenues (%) 41.7 38.1 39.9 41.8
Net income attributable to equity holders of Telenor ASA 4 987 4 168 11 983 4 983
Capex excl. licences and spectrum/Revenues (%) 11.3 15.9 15.4 11.3
Capex/Revenues (%) 17.3 15.9 18.1 17.3
Free cash flow 2 575 2 166 24 867 2 575
Mobile subscriptions – Change in quarter/Total (mill.) 1.7 2.4 170 1.7

Discontinued operations: Telenor India, Hungary, Montenegro & Serbia and Bulgaria, Telenor Common Operation, Telenor Microfinance Bank and Telenor Banka. 

Revenue distribution Q1 2018

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Telenor Group’s mobile operations

Nordic

Telenor Norway (in Norwegian)
Telenor Denmark (in Danish)
Telenor Sweden (in Swedish)

Asia

Telenor Pakistan
Telenor Myanmar
Grameenphone, Bangladesh
dtac, Thailand
DiGi, Malaysia

NB: With effect from Q1 2018, Telenor’s operations in Montenegro, Serbia, Hungary and Bulgaria are treated as assets held for sale and discontinued operations in Telenor’s financial reporting.