Press releases

December 18, 2013 Press Release

4G from Telenor in over 100 municipalities in Norway

18 December 2013) Telenor has now brought 4G to 100 municipalities and more than half of Norway’s population now has 4G where they live.

December 9, 2013 Press Release

Tryg chose Telenor

The insurance company Tryg has chosen Telenor as its supplier for a new contact centre solution and telephony platform. The contract is worth almost NOK 80 million over a period of five years.

December 6, 2013 Press Release

Best on coverage with new frequencies

Telenor Norway has today been allocated new 3G and 4G frequencies. By purchasing new frequencies Telenor will be able to offer even better 4G coverage to Norwegian customers as soon as early 2014.

November 28, 2013 Press Release

Telenor launches mobile phones on Firefox OS in Serbia

Telenor today brings the Alcatel One Touch Fire to its customers in Serbia. Telenor is also launching Firefox OS based phones in Hungary and Montenegro.

November 26, 2013 Press Release

Empowering the young digital generation – Telenor Youth Summit

Telenor Group has invited 25 young social entrepreneurs from across Asia and Europe to its inaugural Youth Summit. The summit, which is arranged together with the Nobel Peace Center, aims to fuel ideas where mobile phone technology can provide solutions that address societal and economic challenges.

November 14, 2013 Press Release

Cyber crises must be cross-coordinated

No business or sector will be able to handle a digital attack on infrastructure of national importance alone. That is one of the conclusions following the CyberDawn crisis exercise, which was conducted in September.

November 8, 2013 Press Release

WeWantToKnow awarded as Telenor’s Digital Winner 2013

At the Digital Winners Award dinner late Thursday night, WeWantToKnow was announced as this year’s recipient of the Telenor Digital Winners Award. The French-Norwegian start-up aims to deliver the next generation of learning games, and was awarded the prize in competition with a record number of 95 applicants from Norway, Sweden and Denmark.

November 7, 2013 Press Release

Myanmar given free access to the world’s knowledge with Wikipedia Zero

Telenor Group and the Wikimedia Foundation, which operates Wikipedia, today announced Myanmar as the latest country to be included in their existing agreement to bring Wikipedia Zero to Telenor customers in Asia and Europe.

October 31, 2013 Press Release

Third quarter 2013: Growing profitability

In the third quarter of 2013, Telenor Group reported revenues of NOK 26.0 billion, representing an organic revenue growth of 1%. EBITDA before other items was NOK 9.6 billion, EBITDA margin was 37%, and operating cash flow was NOK 5.9 billion. Reported net income of NOK 3.9 billion includes currency losses of NOK 502 million, mainly non-cash.

October 29, 2013 Press Release

Presentation of Telenor’s third quarter results 2013

Telenor will present its financial results for the third quarter on Thursday 31 October at 09:00 hrs Norwegian time/CET. The presentation, which will also be broadcast live over the Internet, will be held in Auditorium Voice, Telenor Expo Visitor Centre at Fornebu near Oslo. The figures will be published on Telenor’s website at 07:00 CET.