Lahore: A launch event was arranged between Samsung and Telenor Pakistan on October 24, 2014. In which Samsung has announced its latest mobile handset Galaxy Note 4. According to Telenor website this mobile handset has the following distinct features:
· Operating system: Android 4.4.4 kit Kat
· Networks :3G, 4G LTE
§ 2.7 GHz Quad-Core Processor
§ 1.9 GHz Octa-Core (1.9 GHz Quad + 1.3 GHz Quad -Core) Processor
· Design: 153 x 78.6 x 8.5mm, 176g
STAFF REPORT ISB: Telenor Pakistan, a leading Mobile operator, has started receiving applications from students to become part of its Youth Summit, to be held in Oslo, Norway, during December.
The students who believe that mobile and digital technologies can bring a social change and create opportunities for masses, can come forward with ideas to become part of the youth summit.
The Summit will be organized in collaboration with Nobel Peace Center and will coincide with Nobel Peace Prize
STAFF REPORT ISB: Telenor Pakistan has signed an agreement with its emergency response partner, the Pakistan Red Crescent Society (PRCS), to mitigate the impact of disasters through an SMS-based early warning system.
This project is a "flagship endeavour" designed to ensure preparedness and mitigation of any disaster through emergency response, emergency recovery, rehabilitation and development.
This initiative, funded by IFRC and Telenor Pakistan, will allow aid
STAFF REPORT KHI: With the launch of 3G and 4G services in Pakistan Telenor is looking to take forward its much planned innovation campaign’ offering a bundle of new services for its subscribers.
"Since its inception, the story of Telenor Pakistan has been of innovation. I resolve to take this innovation story forward especially in this new exciting times of 3G that Pakistan has been introduced to," said Michael Foley, the newly appointed Chief Executive Officer Telenor
STAFF REPORT KHI: In line with its ambition to bring Internet for All’, Telenor Pakistan has initiated the second phase of commercial rollout of 3G services across Pakistan. During the second phase, 3G services have been launched in Sarai Alamgir, Gujranwala, Kharian, Multan, Gujrat, Sialkot, Abbottabad, Faisalabad, Peshawar and Sargodha.
At present, free trial of 3G services is offered to Telenor customers in Sarai Alamgir, Gujranwala, Kharian and Gujrat, whereas subscribers in
STAFF REPORT KHI: Telenor Pakistan has yet again taken the center stage by securing the top employer award across all telecom companies in the country, as per ROZEE.PK’s recent Top Employer Rankings report. Factors including compensation and benefits, brand image, career growth, better work environment and social responsibilities helped ensure Telenor retain its legacy of being the top ranking employer in the entire telecom industry of Pakistan for the second consecutive year.
STAFF REPORT ISB: The mobile payments company Fortumo and mobile operator Telenor Pakistan are launching direct carrier billing in Pakistan.
More than 35 million subscribers of Telenor Pakistan are now able to make easy online payments by charging purchases to their phone bill. Fortumo will also start powering in-app purchasing for Telenor App Store.
"Right now merchants are missing out on a great deal of revenue from emerging markets because very few users have credit cards which
STAFF REPORT KHI: Aimed at further expanding and developing its already market-leading, innovative data packages via the 3G platform, Telenor Pakistan commercially launched 3G services in Karachi, Lahore, Rawalpindi and Islamabad from June 1. The second phase of commercial rollout will be initiated later this year to offer 3G services in other parts of the country as well."In prepaid category, multiple validity bundles are available to give freedom and flexibility to our customers,&
STAFF REPORT ISB: In an effort to augment the present low birth registration rate, Telenor Pakistan and Unicef Pakistan have jointly launched a pilot project to mediate child’s right to identity through mobile birth registrations.
This unique pilot project aims at helping create an enabling environment by making the process of birth registration user-friendly, and providing facilitation to citizens and other stakeholders through the use of technology and innovations.
The project will
STAFF REPORT ISB: Aimed at enhancing awareness, accessibility and inclusion of Persons with Disabilities (PWDs), Telenor Pakistan, through a one of its kind special trainee program Open Mind Pakistan’, has conducted a comprehensive 3-month functional and on-the-job training of 16 persons with physical disabilities in the company.
The successful graduation of the first batch was marked by a ceremony, which was attended by top management of the company and important disability advocacy
STAFF REPORT IBD: Telenor Group has recognises its Pakistani subsidiary as a profit-making and sustainable company saying "We are satisfied with the investment period we have been in Pakistan."
President and CEO of Telenor Group, Jon Fredrik Baksaas, in a recent talk with media said that the company has evolved from incurring losses in the first five years, to a profit-making, tax-paying and sustainable entity.
The local arm of the European cellular giant constitutes a
STAFF REPORT IBD:Telenor Pakistan has become the largest Automated Meter Reading (AMR) solutions provider in the country with the ongoing deployment of 17,000 smart meters in five cities of Pakistan including Islamabad, Hyderabad, Multan, Lahore and Peshawar.
Automatic meter reading, or AMR, is the technology of automatically collecting consumption, diagnostic, and status data from water meter or energy metering devices (gas, electric) and transferring that data to a central database for
STAFF REPORT IBD: Yahya Khan has been appointed as Chief Financial Services Officer in Telenor Pakistan. He will be joining the company from January 20, 2014. Roar Bjaerum will be moving to Bangkok, Thailand, as Head of Financial Services Asia for Telenor Group.
Yahya has over 18 years of banking, supply chain management and financial consultancy experience in various industries that include companies like ICI, Engro, Unilever, PwC and AXA Life Insurance. He is currently working with J.P
STAFF REPORT IBD: Two representatives from all Telenor business units across Asia and Europe took part in the Telenor Youth Summit recently held in Oslo, Norway, to demonstrate their innovative ideas of social change through technology. Picture shows Saad Hamid and Awais Imran, the representatives from Pakistan, posing at the event. The event was aimed at helping young leaders realize the true potential of mobile communication technology in bringing socio-economic betterment
STAFF REPORT IBD:Telenor has successfully completed the installation of Biometric Verification System (BVS) for activation of SIMs at all of its Sales and Service Centers and Franchises across Pakistan. It has installed BVS at 328 sale points, ensuring that all of its Sales and Service Centers and Franchises in the country are BVS compliant.
Telenor’s staff was trained on the new system to ensure seamless transition to meet customer demands. Moreover, in order to facilitate consumers,
STAFF REPORT KHI: Telenor Pakistan has started selling SIMs using the recently installed Biometric Verification System (BVS) for activation of SIMs in Karachi. It has deployed BVS at 29 points of sales across Karachi, ensuring that all Sales and Service Centers and Franchises in the city are BVS compliant.
According to details, Telenor completed BVS deployment in Karachi on November 30 and starting December 1, all SIM sales through BVS are underway at all of Telenor Pakistan’s
STAFF REPORT IBD: Telenor Pakistan has announced Telenor Group’s new global initiative, the Telenor Youth Summit, which will be held from December 9-11 in Oslo, Norway, in collaboration with the Nobel Peace Center. All business units of Telenor Group across the world, including Telenor Pakistan, will be sending two delegates between the ages of 18 to 25 from their respective countries at the global summit to share their input and ideas towards bringing positive social change through the use