Press releases

11 Oct, 2016 09:00 Press Release

Telenor Group challenges 26 millennials to tackle global problems with technology

• Twenty-six delegates to take part in global Telenor Youth Forum program, in partnership with the Nobel Peace Center
• Top candidates selected from footprint of more than one billion people in largest-ever global recruitment program by Telenor Group
• Delegates to spend one year developing solutions that target global, social challenges

16 Sep, 2016 08:00 Press Release

Telenor announces pricing of its offering of VimpelCom ADSs

Telenor ASA today announces that the underwriters have priced its offering of 142,500,000 VimpelCom Ltd. American Depositary Shares (ADSs) in the United States at a public offering price of USD 3.50 per ADS, resulting in net proceeds to Telenor of USD 486,281,250.

12 Sep, 2016 10:47 Press Release

Telenor commences sale of a portion of its stake in VimpelCom Ltd.

Telenor ASA today announced that it has commenced a public offering in the United States of 142,500,000 of its VimpelCom Ltd. American Depository Shares (ADSs).

6 Sep, 2016 09:00 Press Release

Deeyah Khan awarded Telenor Culture Prize 2016

Telenor Group’s annual Culture Prize, “Boundless Communication” 2016, will be awarded to music producer and film director Deeyah Khan for her artistic achievements which touch on some of the most important themes of our own times.

17 Aug, 2016 07:00 Press Release

Telenor supports Norwegian entrepreneurship and artificial intelligence research

Telenor Group today announces two specific initiatives to support entrepreneurship and competence building in Norway. The ambition is to strengthen the nation´s competitiveness and to stimulate job creation by Norwegian startups.

10 Aug, 2016 08:00 Press Release

Alexandra Reich appointed CEO of Telenor Hungary

Mrs Alexandra Reich was today appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Telenor Hungary and Executive Vice President (EVP) of Telenor Group. Reich will be part of the executive management team in Telenor Group and assumes the position no later than 1 November 2016. Reich will succeed Christopher Laska, who will take on new responsibilities within Telenor Group.

2 Aug, 2016 06:59 Press Release

Jørgen C. Arentz Rostrup appointed new Chief Financial Officer of Telenor Group

Telenor Group has appointed Jørgen C. Arentz Rostrup (50) as new Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective no later than 1 November 2016.

19 Jul, 2016 07:00 Press Release

Telenor Group reports second quarter results

“We are pleased to deliver strong results for the second quarter with an EBITDA* of NOK 11.5 billion.

5 Jul, 2016 07:30 Press Release

Lars Erik Tellmann appointed new CEO of Telenor Myanmar

Telenor Group has appointed Lars Erik Tellmann (44) as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Telenor Myanmar, effective 1 August 2016.

20 Jun, 2016 08:00 Press Release

Youth hooked on mobile messaging but preference varies, says Telenor research

Telenor releases Digital Frontrunners study