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Telenor tops DJSI Sustainability Indexes for a second time

Telenor tops DJSI Sustainability Indexes for a second time
Karachi, 23 September, 2008 Telenor has been ranked first in The Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes (DJSI) second time in a row. The ranking marked Telenor as the industry leader among 17 leading global mobile telecommunications companies.
Commenting on the achievement Telenor Executive Vice President, Communications and Corporate Responsibility. Hilde Tonne said We are pleased that the DJSI recognize our long-term investment in improving the sustainability of all our operations,
In the DJSI ranking, Telenor achieved top scores for Digital Inclusion and Climate Strategy. Telenor is focused on providing state-of-the-art products and services as well as ensuring a constantly improving commitment level towards the company corporate responsibility performance across the Group.

Commenting on the award, Director Corporate Communications, Telenor Pakistan, Syed Hasnat Masood said, Telenor Pakistan local community support initiatives have contributed to the strong performance of the Telenor Group in the area of social contribution. Telenor Pakistan supports a range of initiatives, but our main focus is on activities related to telecommunications services, since that is where we have the most to contribute. We have focused on emergency communications, education, empowerment, enterprise, and environment. With our initiatives, we are trying to create shared value for the society and the business.
DJSI annually analyzes sustainability trends and performance of companies worldwide based on 98 in-depth questions on economic, social and environmental aspects of sustainability. This is the world's most comprehensive annual analysis of sustainability trends and corporate sustainability performance. The research is based on extensive internal and external documentation.

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