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Telenor, a telecommunications company. Know more about the owner of Telenor and Company more information. Telenor ASA, with its subsidiaries, work as a telecommunication company worldwide.

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In 1901, however, the state-owned Norwegian Telegraph Administration (NTA) made its first move to establish control over the sector, taking over the telephone exchange serving Christiania. The NTA later purchased the private players in the market. Yet the last private exchange was absorbed into the NTA only in 1967, and the last privately owned telephone company, Andebu Telephone Association, became part of the NTA only in 1974.

Later, the NTA established Denmark’s first data transmissions. And  NTA changed its name, to Televerket, previously known as Norwegian Telecommunications.

Televerket changed its name to Telenor in 1995 as it prepared to extend its international operations. In 1995, the venture won a license for bring into being a GSM-based mobile network in Montenegro.


  • Some Information About The Company / Company Wiki
Company NameTelenor
Founder Government of Norway
Founded  1970
Official Websitewww.telenor.com

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Ms Gunn Waersted has been Chair of the Board of TELENOR ASA since January 14, 2016. She is Chair of People and Governance Committee and Member of Sustainability and Compliance Committee. In the last few years she served as Executive Vice President and member of the Group Executive Management of Nordea Bank and Country Senior Executive in Nordea Bank Norway (until 2016).

Mr Sigve Brekke has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer at Telenor ASA, effective as of August 17, 2015. He doesnot  serves as Executive Vice President and Head of Asia region in the Company, from August 16, 2015. After all, he has held this position since September 1, 2008. He reached as an Advisor in Telenor during 1998 . Later, Telenor Singapore office in 1999 as Manager Business Development. Later, Managing Director. Mr Brekke served as co-Chief Executive Officer of dtac from 2002 to 2005, and Chief Executive Officer in DTAC from 2005 to 2008.

Before  joining Telenor, Mr Brekke accted as the Deputy Minister (State Secretary) of Defense in Norway in 1993. Also he held the position of Associate at the Center for Science and International Affairs, at Harvard University in the United States. Notwithstanding a Master of Public Administration degree from John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.

  • Details of the Company

Telenor ASA is Norway’s leading telecommunications group. As the former state-owned telephone monopoly, Telenor remains the dominant provider of fixed-line telecommunications services in the country. Fixed-line network operations remains to be the reason behind 35 percent of the group’s revenues.

Telenor also controls 56 percent of Norway’s mobile telephone market, through subsidiary Telenor Mobil.

The Company’s main products and services are mobile communication (Call and Internet), fixed line communication and broadcasting activities. The Company’s mobile communication business mainly includes voice, data, Internet, content services, customer equipment and messaging. Also, the company provides other services like comprise telephony, Internet and television, leased lines, as well as data services and managed services. Although all about the telecom services and internet. The broadcast activities of the company  includes Canal Digital DTH in the Nordics, satellite broadcasting and terrestrial radio and television transmission in Norway and Belgium. Its Other units consist of International wholesale, Telenor Digital, corporate functions and others.


  • Telenor Subsidiaries:-

  • India
  • Sweden
  • Denmark
  • Serbia – Теленор
  • Montenegro – Теленор
  • Hungary
  • Bulgaria – Теленор
  • dtac – ดีแทค
  • DiGi – digi
  • Grameenphone – গ্রামীণফোন
  • Pakistan – ٹیلی نار
    CEO of Telenor Pakistan is Michael Foley
    CTO is Telenor Pakistan is Khurrum Ashfaque
  • Myanmar – တယ်လီနော
  • Services

All Telecommunication services(2G,3G, 4G etc…).

  • With Telenor Official Website

Recharge Online and much more.

  • Customers

More than 214 million mobile subscriptions.

Specifically, it is engaged in researching, developing and providing telecommunications, information and media services. Finally,  Telenor’s services include mobile communication, fixed line communication and broadcasting activities.

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