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12
April 2017

Telenor Pakistan bags the RCCI ICT Award 2017 for ‘Excellence in Telecommunication’

Continuing its streak of recognition for innovative telecommunication products and services, country’s top cellular operator and digital services provider, Telenor Pakistan, has been awarded the ‘Excellence in Telecommunication’ award at the RCCI ICT Award 2017 by the Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

The Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry organized the 3rd RCCI ICT (Information and Communication Technology) Awards at a local hotel in Rawalpindi that was attended by Ms. Anusha Rahman, Minister of State for Information Technology and Telecommunication and Dr. Ismael Shah, Chairman Pakistan Telecommunication Authority, among other dignitaries of the industry. On behalf of Telenor Pakistan, the award was received by Muhammad Aslam Hayat, company's Chief Corporate Affairs and Strategy Officer.

Telenor Pakistan was chosen by the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority as the winner of the category.

Sharing his thoughts on the achievement, Mr. Aslam Hayat said, “We are humbled to have been honored with the RCCI ICT Award. At Telenor, we stay committed to our mission of empowering the people of Pakistan which is also convergent with the Government’s long-term vision for the country’s growth. We thank the Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry for this honor and are enthused to continue serving the people of Pakistan with the same passion.”

Through the annual ICT Awards which started in 2015, the Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry cements its efforts to encourage investment in the ICT enabled sector of Pakistan and honor the Pakistani companies at the cutting edge of technological achievements.