Telenor signs MoU with China Mobile International to join the Hand-in-Hand Program

Hong Kong, 12th October 2016 – The Hand-in-Hand Program (“hi-H Program”) Cooperation Office has recently granted a new membership to a leading mobile operator, Telenor. A MoU signing ceremony by and between China Mobile International (“CMI”) and Telenor took place at the CMI headquarters in Hong Kong on 12th October 2016.

“The establishment of strategic relationship with Telenor will help turn the hi-H Program to a significant position. Having connected to Telenor’s global footprints across 13 markets, the Program is envisaged to draw up more collaboration initiatives among hi-H Members to bring better services to our end customers“, said Dr. Feng LI, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of CMI and Chairman of hi-H Program.

“The hi-H Program constitutes a great opportunity for Telenor to gain additional value on international collaboration. Through developing partnership relationship with hi-H Members, we are confident of working out improved services and better communication to increase customer satisfaction, making customers engaged in Telenor’s communication services”, said Mr. Harald KROHG, Chief Executive Officer of the Global Wholesale Unit in Telenor.

About Hand-in-Hand Program

hi-H Program was initiated by China Mobile International and launched in Shanghai on 14th July 2015. Since launch, this non-exclusive partnership platform has attracted active involvement from various industry counterparts which to acknowledge its main principles of “hi-H: Openness, Connection, and Collaboration”. The Program aims to form an integrated platform involving an expanding group of international partners with the intentions of reaching win-win partnership benefits and providing seamless services to customers. Through cross-industry collaboration, it is believed that the global digital work and life experience of individuals and corporates can be further enriched without boundary. For more information, please visit www.hihprogram.org

About China Mobile International Limited

China Mobile International Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of China Mobile, the world’s largest telecommunications operator in terms of network scale, customer base and market value.  The company is responsible for the operation of China Mobile’s international business. Leveraging the strong support by China Mobile, CMI provides a full range of comprehensive international telecommunications services which include IDD, roaming, data, MNC solutions and Value Added Services across the globe. CMI aims to bring customers with seamless, carefree, borderless digital life. For more information, please visit www.cmi.chinamobile.com

About Telenor

Telenor Group is one of the world’s major mobile operators with more than 211 million mobile subscribers and mobile operations in 13 markets worldwide.

Telenor is a quality-focused international mobile carrier in international roaming, voice, roaming connect solutions and connectivity services such as LTE Roaming Exchange, GSM Roaming Signaling, GRX, SMS P2P and A2P. Our services are delivered and produced over our high quality IPX Compliant MPLS/IP Network. More than 20 years of experience and focus on Quality of Service allows us to be a market leader in delivering high quality services at competitive rates to 300+ mobile and fixed operators globally, including international services to Telenor’s 13 mobile markets.

Global Wholesale is the international wholesale business unit handling all international roaming and interconnects for all Telenor companies.

To learn more please visit www.telenor.com/globalwholesale

Contact

Should there be any enquiries, please contact the hi-H Program Cooperation Office via e-mail at hi-hprogram@cmi.chinamobile.com