Telenor Group at a Glance

Telenor Group connects its 176 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
  • Approximately 20,000 employees worldwide
  • Revenues 2018: NOK 110 billion

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

Key figures Telenor Group

Key figures
(NOK in millions)
First quarter 2019 First quarter 2018 Year 2018 First quarter 2019
IFRS16
Revenues 27 709 27 150 110 362 27 644
Organic revenue growth (%) 0.3 (1.5) (0.6)
Subscription and traffic revenues 21 443 21 015 84 825 21 443
Organic subscription and traffic revenues growth (%) 0.0 1.0 0.2
EBITDA before other income and expenses 11 175 11 340 45 451 12 425
Organic EBITDA growth (%) (3.5) 10.0 3.2
EBITDA before other income and expenses/Revenues (%) 40.3 41.8 41.2 44.9
Net income attributable to equity holders of Telenor ASA 3 882 4 992 14 731 3 833
Capex excluding licenses and spectrum 4 043 3 068 16 776
Total capex 4 043 4 687 31 245
Free cash flow 2 453 2 575 31 989
Mobile subscriptions – change in quarter /total (mill) 2.3 1.7 174

Revenue distribution Q1 2019

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