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February 2004

10 Feb, 2004 14:29 Press Release

Presentation of Telenor’s fourth quarter and preliminary year-end results

Telenor will present their financial fourth quarter and preliminary year-end results for 2003 on Friday 13 February, at 0900 hrs Norwegian time. The presentation will be held in the Auditorium, Telenor Expo Visitor centre at Fornebu.

4 Feb, 2004 13:47 Press Release

Telenor terminated 2.1 million data virus and 90 million spam messages in 2003

Figures from Telenor reveal that e-mail customers have been hit by a dramatic increase in spam messages and virus attacks in 2003. Telenor recommends that its customers combat the problem both through local solutions and through subscriptions for web-based virus and spam filters.

3 Feb, 2004 15:37 Press Release

TELENOR ASA – Reminder: Capital Markets Day


January 2004

19 Jan, 2004 13:32 Press Release

TELENOR ASA – Capital Markets Day, 13th February, 2004


14 Jan, 2004 12:25 Press Release

TV 2 and Telenor in comprehensive web-TV partnership

: TV 2 Interaktiv AS and Telenor have entered into an agreement for direct video streaming, storing, payment solutions and distribution of TV 2 web-TV to Telenor’s broadband customers. The parties will also cooperate to develop new services adapted to web-TV.

13 Jan, 2004 18:14 Press Release

Telenor and HP wins prestigious ICT contract in Norway

The choice of Telenor as the main supplier of ICT infrastructure to the new St. Olav’s Hospital in Trondheim (“Helsebygg Midt-Norge”), is proof that Telenor’s solutions combine technology and human resources in such a way as to give customers a competitive edge. This is a comprehensive contract, and we look forward to be part of creating the hospital of the future, to the benefit of both patients and employees,” said Executive Vice President Morten Karlsen Sørby, head of Telenor’s activities in the Norwegian market.

12 Jan, 2004 15:33 Press Release

Canal Digital signs agreement regarding digital terrestrial television in Finland

CANAL+ Television AB and Canal Digital AS will be the first pay-TV operators in Finland’s digital terrestrial television network. By March this year, Finnish television viewers will be able to access the CANAL+ channels in the Finnish digital terrestrial network. Canal Digital will be responsible for sales and customer service.

8 Jan, 2004 15:46 Press Release

World’s first from Telenor: SMS turns mobile phone into airline ticket

Telenor and the airline company “Norwegian” have entered into a partnership that enables customers to order and purchase air tickets for “Norwegian” flights via their mobile terminals. The two companies will be the first in the world to introduce this service. Customers will use their mobile phones as tickets at check-in.

6 Jan, 2004 09:35 Press Release

Jan Edvard Thygesen to head Telenor’s new Nordic Mobile unit

Mr. Jan Edvard Thygesen is to head the newly established nordic unit for mobile communications in Telenor, Nordic Mobile, with immediate effect. Nordic Mobile will include the mobile companies Telenor Mobil in Norway, Sonofon in Denmark and djuice in Sweden. Thygesen today heads Telenor Networks and continues as a member of the Corporate Management. New head of Telenor Networks will be Mr. ؅smund Løset, who joins the Corporate Management. Løset has been in charge of Telenor’s Delta 4 program and has since 2003 been Chief Operating Officer in Telenor Networks.

December 2003

19 Dec, 2003 11:40 Press Release

One year left with NMT

Telenor Mobil’s licence for the mobile network system NMT 450 expires on December 31st 2004. The service will be shut down at the same date, but will be in operation until then. The GSM coverage will be further increased.