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Norway (NO)

OpenCorporation rating: 7.33 on 100

Ranking 2019: 502 on 504 companies

Primary and secondary NACE classification:
• Other telecommunications activities (6190)
• Television programming and broadcasting activities (6020)

Company description

This group is company engaged in the provision of mobile, broadband and TV services. It was established in 1899 and has its registered head office located in Fornebu, Norway. The group is one of the world's major mobile operators with 127 million mobile subscriptions. It has mobile operations in 11 markets and in additionally 20 markets through its 31.67 percent ownership in VimpelCom Ltd. The group is a leading Nordic position in mobile, broadband and TV services. It provides telecommunications, data and media services in the Nordics, Central and Eastern Europe and Asia. The group is able to offer a wide range of telecom-related services to consumers and enterprises. Its main operations are concentrated in three geographic regions: The Nordics: Norway, Sweden, Denmark; Central and Eastern Europe: Hungary, Serbia and Montenegro; and Asia: Thailand, Malaysia, Bangladesh, Pakistan and India. The group is a leading provider of mobile and fixed services in Norway, Sweden and Denmark as well as having a strong position in the rapidly growing Scandinavian broadband market. Its core business in the region includes Telenor Broadcast, which is among the leading providers of television and satellite broadcasting services in the region and operates the national terrestrial broadcast network in Norway. he group has a strong position as provider of mobile services in Hungary, Serbia and Montenegro. It is also offering mobile services in an additional 20 markets. Across the region the group is focused on growing data traffic and seizing mobile broadband opportunities. Its 3G services have been launched in Serbia, Hungary, Montenegro and Russia. In Serbia, it also has a licence for fixed line operations. The group is one of the largest mobile operators in Asia and it has strong and growing operations in all its markets. The company aims to be a leading global mobile operator, while delivering attractive returns to its shareholders.

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Latest news about telenor asa

4 March 2020 - 12:00

Telenor set to cut 3,000 jobs worldwide

Norwegian telecoms firm Telenor plans to save billions by cutting staff at various operations around the world. Telenor currently has around 20,000 employees after earlier rounds of cuts, and now another 15 percent may lose their jobs.

› source:  News in English.No

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