Press releases

December 21, 2007 Press Release

Telenor acquires Danish football rights

Telenor Broadcast today announced that it has acquired the TV-rights for SAS-ligaen, the Danish top football league. The matches will be broadcasted on the TV-channels DR and dk4.

December 20, 2007 Press Release

New mobile survey from Telenor

Norwegian children are teachers: more than 20 per cent teach their parents how to use a mobile phone. This is one of several findings in a new mobile survey from Telenor. The survey shows that children receive mobile phones earlier, and before parents think it is ok. The division is clearest for 10 year olds: almost all 10 year olds have a mobile phone.

December 19, 2007 Press Release

Once again, Telenor reduces prices for using your mobile abroad

It’s becoming steadily cheaper for Norwegians to use their mobile phone when travelling in Europe. This year, Telenor has reduced prices for voice traffic on private subscriptions by up to 50 per cent, and the reductions mean total savings for customers of around NOK 170 million.

December 5, 2007 Press Release

Telenor Obtains Unaudited Kyivstar Financial Results

Telenor has now obtained unaudited Kyivstar financial results for the first three quarters of 2007. In response to the termination of an injunction by a Ukrainian court on 23 November, Ukrainian mobile operator Kyivstar has begun to provide Telenor with unaudited financial information.

December 4, 2007 Press Release

Telenor 15 years in Russia

Telenor ASA, the Norwegian Telecommunications group, is happy to announce the start of celebrations of its 15th anniversary on the Russian market.

December 3, 2007 Press Release

Telenor has established Norwegian operation

Telenor is restructuring its Norwegian operation. A Norwegian unit, Telenor Norway, is established as part of Telenor Nordic. This new unit is headed by Ragnar Kårhus, who today is the assisting head of the Nordic operations. The restructuring also brings about some changes in the top management of the Norwegian operation.

November 14, 2007 Press Release

Telenor reduces stake in DiGi

Telenor ASA on Wednesday reduced its stake in Malaysian subsidiary DiGi.COM Bhd (“DiGi”) in order to comply with the 49 per cent equity ownership requirement of the Malaysian Government.

November 5, 2007 Press Release

US Federal Court confirms Telenor’s Arbitration Award against Alfa and Orders Alfa to Comply with Award

(Fornebu, Norway; Kyiv, Ukraine; and New York, New York – 5 November 2007) The US Federal Court for the Southern District of New York on Friday 2 November granted Telenor’s petition for enforcement of its final arbitration award against the Russian Alfa Group subsidiary Storm. The Court denied Storm’s motion to vacate the award and ordered Storm to comply with the award.

October 26, 2007 Press Release

New share and incentive programmes at Telenor

Telenor’s Board of Directors has adopted a new long-term incentive programme for Telenor managers and a new share programme for all employees of Telenor. The programmes shall strengthen both managers’ and employees’ focus on long-term value creation at Telenor.

Press Release

Easier and cheaper to call your friends

Telenor in Norway makes it simpler and less expensive to have friends when it launches FriVenner on 1 November. As a Telenor customer, this product means that you can talk as much as you want to more than two million mobile customers for NOK 0 per minute.