Press Releases

27
June 2006

Telenor reaches 500 destinations with a Bang!

ISLAMABAD, June 27, 2006: Telenor now has the second largest network in the country with 500 destinations covered within less than 16 months of the company launch. This unprecedented extension of coverage has come a few days after the company announced a new visual identity and a highly distinct approach of innovative product segmentation in the market. Customers at central locations nationwide will now benefit from Telenor product portfolio, the most diverse in the industry, with packages like djuice and the newly launched Telenor Azadi and Telenor TalkShawk. The latter carries best rates of 75 paisas for Telenor to Telenor calls and Rs. 1.25 for calls from Telenor to other networks and PTCL.

The list of newly added destinations includes, among others, the following key destinations: Kamoke, Khanki, Bhairowaal, Lala musa, Tanda, Barnala, Daulat Nagar, Khundian, Warburton, Kotli Loharan, Bosan, Nawab Pur, QadirPuran, Bhera, Jahanian, Jampur, Sanjwal Cantt, Do maili, Lilla, Bafa, Sakhakot, Gumbat, GarhiKapoora, Tangi, Chota lahore, Jhanda, Paroa, Sakrand, Chaman, Sanghar, Saidabad, Tando Adam, Shahdadpur, Sujawal, Fateh Pur, Khansar, Harnoli, Mahal Kundian, Khairpur Tamewali, Chehkan (Tank Road), Meeran (Indus Highway), TeetarKhel (Indus Highway), Highway b/w Sangahar-Shahdadpur, Narowal - Shakargarh - Zafarwal Road, Tandianwala - Okara - Jaranwala Road, Faisalabad - Bhawan Road, Wazirabad-Ahmed Nagar-Killaske Road, Mandi Bahaudin Road, PindiBhattian - Sheikhupura Road, Jaranwala - Sharqpur Road, Dinga - Maggewal Road, Faisalabad ByPass Road, Sheikhupura - Hafizabad - Gujranwala Road, Bhawana - Painsera Road, Pasroor - Narang Road, Khanewal - Jahania Road and Multan - Khanewal - Makhdoompur Road.

Sharing perspective on the series of aggressive moves in the market, CEO Telenor Pakistan Tore Johnsen said, We are delivering in line with our new brand identity and what customers have come to expect of us. Our aim is to be the best at offering more value for money to each unique type of customer by innovating for the customer, with the customer.

Telenor will offer all its commercial cellular services through a network of Sales and Service Centers, Franchises and several thousand retail outlets on central locations.

The Telenor group is an international provider of high quality telecommunications, data and media communication services. Telenor ranks as one of the biggest GSM service providers in the world with over 90 million subscribers. Telenor Pakistan is 100% owned by Telenor and adds on to its operations in Asia together with Thailand, Malaysia and Bangladesh.

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