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May 2004

27 May, 2004 11:33 Press Release

Telenor to renew the mobile phone: Even easier mobile services

Entry is the name of a new menu option that will appear on selected mobile phones – soon available at sales outlets. Telenor makes it easier to use mobile services – enabling more customers to use their handsets for more than just regular calls and message sending.

21 May, 2004 10:05 Press Release

Telenor reduces mobile prices

Telenor further lowers the prices on several of its mobile services. The prices are reduced by a total of more than NOK 100 million.

6 May, 2004 15:55 Press Release

Telenor’s Annual General Meeting

of Telenor ASA has today approved the financial statements and annual report of Telenor ASA and the Group for 2003 and the Board’s proposal of a dividend of NOK 1.00 per share. The dividend will be paid on 25 May to shareholders registered as holding shares on the date of the AGM. As of 7 May 2004, the Telenor share will be traded exclusive of dividend.

6 May, 2004 11:38 Press Release

Telenor to launch netcentric switchboard with unique functionalities

: Telenor is launching the inContact Switchboard, a new and to the global community, unique switchboard solution that makes businesses more customer-friendly.

5 May, 2004 08:03 Press Release

Results for the 1st quarter of 2004

Telenor’s revenues increased by 13 per cent in the first quarter of 2004 compared to the first quarter last year, to just below NOK 14.3 billion, mainly due to growth in the mobile operations and the consolidation of Sonofon. Compared to the same period operating profit increased by NOK 807 million to NOK 2,282 million, while profit before taxes and minority interests increased by NOK 3.6 billion to NOK 4.7 billion.

4 May, 2004 09:15 Press Release

Telenor to contribute to mobile coverage on ferries and ships

As part of a share issue, Telenor will invest NOK 25 million in the Grimstad-based mobile company Maritime Communications Partner (MCP). Telenor will be the company’s largest shareholder, holding 33.3 per cent of the shares. MCP has developed a unique concept to facilitate regular GSM coverage on board international ferries and ships. The six co-founders of the company all share a background from Ericsson’s Grimstad branch.

3 May, 2004 10:48 Press Release

Telenor: Presentation of first quarter results 2004

Telenor will present their financial results for the first quarter 2004 on Wednesday 5 May, at 0900 hrs Norwegian time. The presentation will be a joint press and analysts presentation, held in the Auditorium, Telenor Expo Visitor centre at Fornebu.

April 2004

30 Apr, 2004 14:05 Press Release

SONOFON acquires CBB Mobil

In Denmark the Telenor owned mobile phone company SONOFON has today reached agreement with the shareholders of CBB Mobil A/S to acquire the company. CBB Mobil will continue as an independent company in its own name.

29 Apr, 2004 13:07 Press Release

Stock Exchange notice re Digi.Com

Telenor`s subsidiary in Malaysia, Digi.Com, have reported their first quarter figures to the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange today. The reported figures in NOK are quoted below.

16 Apr, 2004 10:52 Press Release

Telenor in Nobel Peace Center partnership

Telenor has entered into a partnership agreement with The Nobel Peace Center. “Communication, in the broadest sense of the word, expresses the basic idea of the Peace Center. We are therefore very pleased to have an international communications partner like Telenor as part of our team,” said Geir Lundestad, Director of The Norwegian Nobel Institute and Chairman of The Nobel Peace Center. Telenor is to contribute NOK 14 million over a four-year period to the Peace Center, which is due to open in June 2005. The contribution will consist of supply of services provided and a sponsorship fee.