Press releases

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.

17 Jul, 2017 07:00 Press Release

Telenor reports strong results and solid cash flow in second quarter 2017

“We deliver a strong set of results for the second quarter with improved revenue growth, double-digit EBITDA uplift and strong cash flow generation. Both the EBITDA and the EBITDA margin are all-time high this quarter. We were able to reduce our costs by NOK 0.6 billion and we saw margin expansion in all our business units. The robustness of our Norwegian operation, the strong revenue growth in Bangladesh and the return to growth in Thailand were amongst the highlights for the quarter.

5 Jun, 2017 05:07 Press Release

Telenor Group survey: Asia’s millennials point to artificial intelligence as possible gateway to achieving peace

New digital survey reveals surprising attitudes among Asian youth, including views on how best to empower youth leaders and the role of technology in supporting social causes and promoting Peace. Telenor Group today released the findings of its regional online survey that assessed the attitudes of Asia’s millennials towards technology and social impact, as well […]

24 May, 2017 07:25 Press Release

Telenor’s Thai subsidiary dtac selected preferred partner on TOT’s 2300 MHz spectrum

Thailand’s state enterprise TOT has today announced that Telenor’s Thai subsidiary dtac has been selected as the preferred partner for 4G services on TOT’s 2300 MHz spectrum.

11 May, 2017 22:20 Press Release

Telenor monetizes its online classifieds investment in Latam – strengthens ownership in Asia

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Telenor ASA has on 11 May 2017 entered into an agreement with Schibsted ASA regarding its joint ventures within online classifieds, whereby Telenor exits the Latin American joint venture (SnT) and acquires Schibsted’s stake in the joint ventures in Malaysia, Vietnam, and Myanmar (701 Search). Net proceeds to Telenor from the transaction with Schibsted will be USD 406 million (approx. NOK 3.4 billion).

10 May, 2017 19:15 Press Release

New members of the Board of Directors of Telenor ASA

The Corporate Assembly has elected Grethe Viksaas and Jørgen Kildahl as new members of the Board of Directors of Telenor ASA. The new directors will succeed Siri Beate Hatlen, Ashok Vaswani, Regi Aalstad and Dag Opedal, who has been relieved of their duties.