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Telenor Open Mind celebrates 15 years of valuable work integration

To the right, head of Telenor Open Mind Ingrid Ihme, with Norways three most powerful women Telenor Executive Vice President and President of the Confederation of Norwegian Business and Industry (NHO) Kristin Skogen Lund, Labour Minister Hanne Bjurstrøm and Conservative Party leader Erna Solberg. Photo: Halvard Lundgaard

Many people with physical handicaps and immigrant backgrounds meet closed doors in the labour market. Norway's largest work training programme - Telenor Open Mind - on Aug. 19 celebrated 15 years of successfully motivating physically handicapped job seekers and help them get ready to take part in working life. Minister of Labour Hanne Bjurstrøm congratulated ...

Norway’s most powerful woman

Kristin Skogen Lund. Photo: Telenor

Kristin Skogen Lund, President of the Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise (NHO) and Executive Director of Telenor, was named Norway’s most powerful woman by Kapital magazine. It is the first time that a business leader climbs to the top of the magazine’s rankings. VG “We have never had a business woman with so much power and influence ...

Telenor Becomes Norwegian Red Cross’ Key Partner

Telenor and the Norwegian Red Cross have signed an agreement making Telenor a Red Cross' key partner for the next three years. The agreement is worth at least NOK 9 million. "The flood disaster in Pakistan, where we have operations, has had a strong effect on us, and the efforts of the Red Cross to get ...

Farimex Withdraws Claim Against Telenor and Tyumen Court Cancels Omsk Ruling and Terminates All Proceedings

Farimex Products, Inc. today withdrew its claim against Telenor East Invest AS, and the Federal Arbitrazh (Business) Court of the West Siberian District, in Tyumen, cancelled the ruling of the Eighth Arbitrazh Appellate Court in Omsk holding Telenor East Invest AS liable for US$1.73 billion in damages and terminated all proceedings. At today's hearing, Farimex filed ...

Promonte collected 21,768 mobile phones

During the five first months of their campaign, “Old phone, new life”, Promonte has managed to collect no less than 21,768 mobile phones. Recycling success Promonte, Telenor’s Montenegrin operation launched a mobile phone recycling project on 1 October 2009 with the aim of contributing to solving the problem of electronic waste and raising awareness of Montenegrin public ...

Oslo Stock Exchange on the rise

The first hour of trading on the Oslo Stock Exchange Tuesday morning, the main index grew by 0.75 percent to 371.56 points. Stock Exchange driver Statoil, contributed to the rise with a growth of 0.81 percent. The fertilizer manufacturer Yara was up 0.76 percent and DnB NOR grew by 0.75 percent. Telenor's shares rose ...

Malaysian students awarded for climate friendly solutions

Digi Deep Green Challenge for Change winners Team Regen receives the first prize award  from HRH Crown Prince Haakon and HRH Princess Mette-Marit.  Team Regen was also congratulated by Sigve Brekke, EVP in Telenor Group  and Head of Asian operations, and Johan Dennelind, CEO of DiGi.

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon and her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway today presented the awards to the winning teams of the Deep Green Challenge for Change competition in Malaysia. The Deep Green Challenge for Change competition is organised by the Malaysian mobile operator DiGi, a part of the Telenor Group. The aim ...