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January 1970

Telenor Pakistan powers 10 more cities with 3G

In line with its ambition to bring 'Internet for All', Telenor Pakistan has initiated the second phase of commercial rollout of 3G services across the country. During the second phase, 3G services are being launched in SaraiAlamgir, Gujranwala, Kharian, Multan, Gujrat, Sialkot, Abbottabad, Faisalabad, Peshawar and Sargodha. All of these cities are being added to the overall 3G coverage in the month of July 2014.

At present, free trial of 3G services is offered to Telenor Pakistan's customers in SaraiAlamgir, Gujranwala, Kharian and Gujrat, whereas subscribers in Multan, Sialkot, Abbottabad, Faisalabad, Peshawar and Sargodha will be able to enjoy free 3G trial services by the end of July 2014. The subscribers will be notified about the end of free 3G trial service via SMS, Telenor Pakistan's official website, company, Facebook page and outdoor advertising campaigns.

Under the free 3G trial offer, customers can enjoy 50 MBs of data every day. Data services on 2G will be charged as usual.

On this occasion, Irfan Wahab Khan, Chief Marketing Officer, Telenor Pakistan said, "We are delighted to launch 3G services in 10 more cities during the second phase of commercial rollout in line with our commitment to build a digital future for all. We firmly believe that high quality mobile internet is a catalyst for growth and that it should be accessible to everyone at affordable prices. The second phase of the commercial rollout does not only make our services available in all major cities across country but also enable us to target fast growing data market in these areas. We are working hard to provide state of the art products and services to our customers and will keep on adding more cities and town to our 3G coverage roadmap every month"

It is pertinent to note that Telenor Pakistan currently has one of the largest networks of 3G enabled cell sites in the country with 14 cities powered by its 3G services by the end of this month.

About Telenor Pakistan
Telenor Pakistan is a provider of high quality telecommunication services in Pakistan since 2005. It has 35 million subscribers, over 2800 employees and a nationwide network covering more than 8,000 cities. It holds a majority share in Tameer Micro Finance Bank Limited. Telenor Pakistan is 100% owned by Telenor ASA and adds on to operations in Asia.

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