Press releases

13 Nov, 2017 15:30 Press Release

New Board Director of Telenor ASA

The Nomination Committee has nominated René Obermann as new member of the Board of Directors of Telenor ASA, effective 1 January 2018. The nomination comes in accordance to the announcement from the committee in May, that the intention was to nominate a new member to the Board of Directors during autumn 2017.

27 Oct, 2017 15:48 Press Release

Telenor’s research department digitising the world for 50 years

For the last 50 years, 900 researchers from Telenor Research have made their mark on the world’s technological development. The next 50 will be even more important, says Head of Telenor Research, Bjørn Taale Sandberg.

25 Oct, 2017 07:00 Press Release

All-time high EBITDA as transformation gains traction

Once again, Telenor Group delivered a strong set of results, with an organic mobile subscription and traffic revenue growth of 3% and continued EBITDA expansion in the third quarter. The company reduced costs by NOK 0.4 billion, achieved a record high EBITDA margin of 42% and reported a strong cash flow. Net income was NOK 5.8 billion.

5 Oct, 2017 08:00 Press Release

Telenor and Cisco introduce “WorkingGroupTwo”

Telenor Group and Cisco today announced their support to launch “WorkingGroupTwo” (WG2), a new business entity that will offer mobile operators a cloud solutions platform designed to radically increase product innovation and reduce time to the market.

2 Oct, 2017 09:00 Press Release

26 youth ‘start change’ with Telenor Youth Forum and Nobel Peace Center

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Twenty-six youth were selected for the Telenor Youth Forum in 2016. They have been tackling global, social challenges for the past 10 months, and this work is now encapsulated in the “We Start Change” digital exhibition, in collaboration with the Nobel Peace Center.

25 Sep, 2017 08:00 Press Release

Telenor Group and Wireless Trondheim open IoT lab in Norway

Telenor Group and Wireless Trondheim are joining forces to open a new IoT powerhouse to boost innovation, build competencies and promote Norwegian competitiveness. The IoT ProtoLab will be open to startups, developers and students looking to rapidly prototype and develop IoT products and services.

21 Sep, 2017 07:00 Press Release

Telenor completes its sell-down in VEON

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21 Sep, 2017 02:14 Press Release

Telenor completes its sell-down in VEON

Telenor ASA today announces that the underwriters have priced its offering of 90 million common shares of VEON Ltd. in the form of common shares and American Depositary Shares (ADSs) at a public offering price of USD 4.15 per ADS/share. The offering results in net proceeds to Telenor of USD 365 million (around NOK 2.9 […]

20 Sep, 2017 22:25 Press Release

Telenor to complete the divestment of its interests in VEON

Telenor ASA today announced that it has commenced an offering of 90 million of its common shares in VEON Ltd. in the form of common shares listed on Euronext Amsterdam and American Depository Shares (ADSs) listed on NASDAQ under the ticker “VEON”. Each ADS represents one VEON common share. Telenor currently owns approximately 346.7 million […]

21 Aug, 2017 08:00 Press Release

Cecilie B. Heuch appointed EVP and Chief People Officer of Telenor Group

Telenor Group today announced that Cecilie B. Heuch has been appointed Executive Vice President and Chief People Officer, effective 1st December 2017. Heuch succeeds Jon Erik Haug who will stay in his current role until Heuch joins Telenor. He will then seek new opportunities.