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Telenor celebrates 150 years

Islamabad September 06, 2005: Telenor, one of Europe's largest telecommunications companies, is celebrating its 150 years. This event is also being celebrated in Pakistan, where Telenor started its operations on 15 March 2005.

The celebration is a commemoration of Telenor's history of providing innovative and cutting-edge technology in the telecommunications field as well as a positive nod to an inspiring future, especially with Telenor expanding aggressively in many developing nations in Asia. Telenor is already a well established name in various European countries.

Pakistan is an important country for Telenor where it is committed in serving the Pakistani mobile phone users with determination and vigor. Telenor Pakistan believes in providing service excellence and that its users should continue to expect a lot more from Telenor by way of innovative products.

Having started its operations in 1855 from Norway, Telenor today is spread across 17 countries around the world and is already serving more than 67 million people worldwide.

Telenor Pakistan is the newcomer among the 12 Telenor mobile companies worldwide. The company is 100% owned by Telenor and adds on to operations in Asia together with Thailand, Malaysia and Bangladesh.