Telenor Group 100 Million Subscribers And Still Counting In Asia

Telenor Group 100 Million Subscribers And Still Counting In AsiaTelenor Group today announced that it has passed more than 100 million subscribers in Asia. This milestone marks another significant achievement in Telenor Groups successful history in the region.

Telenor Group entered Asia in 1996, and has since emerged as a leading regional mobile operator.

At the end of 2010, Telenor Group’s five Asian operations generated 39 percent of the group’s total revenues and obtained an operating cash flow above NOK 10 billion.In subscriber growth Telenor Group added more than 23 million subscribers in Asia in 2010.

Telenor Group, today controls mobile operations in 5 Asian markets with Grameenphone in Bangladesh, Uninor in India, dtac in Thailand, DiGi in Malaysia and Telenor in Pakistan.

The announcement was made by Sigve Brekke, Executive Vice President of Telenor Group, and head of Telenor Group’s Asian Operations at GSMA World Congress 2011 in Barcelona.

For almost 15 years Telenor has been a driving service innovation and customer experience in the mobile sector in Asia. Telenor Group’s unique segmentation and distribution platforms have become a competitive advantage, enabling its local operations to connect millions of previously unconnected people with basic mobile phone services. With strong local brands, Telenor ranks among the top operators in our established markets in the region.

“As a mobile operator with a strong industrial background, Telenor Group has a long term commitment to developing our operations. Since entering into the Asia we have made significant financial investments and deployed management competence and industrial know-how”, said Sigve Brekke

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February 18, 2011 7:28 pm 7:28 PM

ya the discount plan was around only 15% everywhere most of d time and poor network coverage in A.P

February 17, 2011 7:53 pm 7:53 PM

dude i dont know exactly when i purchased sim before 3 months itself network is here no problem
But while travelling across my nearby town i dont get signal properly

February 17, 2011 7:50 pm 7:50 PM
I cant say about UP east but in West its very good as it sharing towers of idea which has best network in UP west even better then BSNL that is because idea bought Escotel few yrs back who put lot of tower in the region at that time Amit.G : Seems tat uninor is a dominent player in up east n west as it has added 400000 n 300000 customers in these states for jan 11. guys how is coverage of uninor in these states n wat abt quality b’cos according to TRAI’S QOS report for up(e) uninor has… Read more »