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January 1970

Telenor Pakistan to Announce Big News at ITCN Asia 2006

Islamabad August 04, 2006: Telenor Pakistan is planning to announce big news for the local customers at ITCN Asia 2006, the companys new Chief Marketing Officer Sigvart Voss Eriksen has said. As the Diamond Sponsor of the event, the company will be participating in ITCN Asia 2006 conference and exhibition at the Expo Center Karachi from 9-11 August, 2005.

Commenting on Telenor Pakistans surprise announcement at ITCN, Sigvart said: Telenor Pakistan is pleased to be taking part in ITCN 2006. We were here last year for the first time. Now, one year, hundreds of destinations, thousands of employees, and millions of subscribers later, we have an even stronger resolve to win in the market by serving the customer right. We will announce a major step in that direction on this historic event, which we believe will pleasantly surprise our customers and also further establish Telenor Pakistan as an aggressive innovator in the industry.? The companys recently introduced pre-paid package TalkShawk has been an instant hit with the customers.

As the Diamond sponsor of ITCN Asia 2006, Telenor Pakistan will have its stall centrally located in Hall 4 of the Expo Center. We are building a state-of-the-art stall for the event and we believe guests visiting our stall will greatly enjoy the fusion of aesthetics and technology,? said Telenor Pakistans Senior Manager Marketing Azim ul Haq.

The companys participation in the exhibition will provide an opportunity for visitors to learn more about its segmented product offerings and try out exciting value added services and promotions. These include: Friends and Family offer on TalkShawk and djuice with highly competitive pricing, 40% extra balance on Azadi, ongoing djuice MMS competition, widest prepaid roaming, and the largest GPRS coverage, among others. At the stall, customers will also have a chance to meet their favorite celebrities and engage in fun-filled activities with grand prizes.

ITCN Asia is a one-stop meeting place for companies and their potential vendors of IT-related products. Its a 3-day exhibition in which the Asian IT professionals come up with their best offers for markets around the globe. The exhibition sets forth a grand opportunity for licensing agreements, creating joint ventures and localizing the products. Through this exhibition, the brand awareness of products can be created in markets around the world. It also aids in creation of long lasting business relationships with leading dealers, distributors and resellers. Consequently, every year this exhibition benefits numerous companies and vendors.

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 96 million subscribers. Telenor Pakistan is 100% owned by Telenor ASA and adds on to its operations in Asia together with Thailand, Malaysia and Bangladesh.