Nordic CEOs to Prime Ministers: These are our sustainability commitments, and this is what we ask of you
(Fornebu, 3 July 2020) The alliance of CEOs from leading Nordic businesses yesterday presented their principles, commitments and asks towards the Nordic Council of Ministers in their joint effort to accelerate sustainability action on climate and diversity.
AI innovation set to accelerate due to new research powerhouse
Telenor Group and partners will co-fund the new Norwegian centre for researched-based artificial intelligence innovation over the next eight years.
Bugge Wesseltoft awarded Telenor Culture Prize 2020
(Fornebu, 5 June 2020) The versatile and visionary musician receives the prestigious cultural award for his unique ability to create new links between different genres, cultures, and traditions.
Grameenphone deposits 10 bn BDT to keep injunction
The Bangladeshi Supreme Court has the 20 February asked Grameenphone to pay a deposit of 10 billion BDT (1 billion NOK) to BTRC, to uphold the stay order previously granted by the High Court. The deposit is part of the ongoing dispute relating to the BTRC Information System Audit of Grameenphone for the period 1997 to 2014. The stay order protects Grameenphone by restraining BTRC from taking any steps towards realisation or enforcement of the audit demand. Grameenphone has accepted the Supreme Court’s decision and will pay the deposit.
Low battery is not an option when it’s time to re-start a human heart
Telenor has created an IoT solution to monitor defibrillators in Denmark, 24 hours a day, in order to ensure that your defibrillator will work in a crisis.
Telenor Group and UNI renew global agreement
(Fornebu, 14 February 2020) The agreement underlines both parties’ commitment to addressing employee issues and covers Telenor’s more than 20,000 employees in 9 countries.
Telenor Open Mind launched in Myanmar
(Yangon, 20 January 2020) Telenor’s Open Mind programme provides unique opportunities for people with disabilities to gain valuable work experience. Three new recruits at Telenor Myanmar have now been given a chance to improve their employability.
Telenor Group recognised as a global leader in managed IoT connectivity services by Gartner
Telenor Group is recognised by Gartner as Leader amongst 18 managed IoT connectivity service providers in this year’s Magic Quadrant for Managed IoT Connectivity Services, Worldwide.
New Board of Directors and Chair elected for DNA in Finland
(Helsinki/Fornebu, 31 October 2019) Telenor Group CFO Jørgen C. Arentz Rostrup has today been elected as the new Chair of the Board of Directors for DNA, the Finnish telecom operator. A new board composition was also confirmed with re-election of three existing independent members and three new board members from Telenor Group.
Telenor Group and Thailand’s Digital Economy Promotion Agency empower ASEAN to tackle cyberbullying
Partners drive first-ever ASEAN Stop Cyberbullying Workshop, laying the foundation to build a pan-ASEAN anti-cyberbullying strategy.