Telenor Pakistan champions in Diversity and Inclusion
TELECOM

Telenor Pakistan to make significant payment towards license renewal to reaffirm its commitment to Pakistan

KARACHI – In order to reaffirm its commitment to the country, Telenor Pakistan, while preserving its legal rights, has offered to make a substantial payment of USD 224.6 million to the Government to ensure continuity of services and preserve rights of over 44 million valued customers.  The GSM license of Telenor Pakistan which was to […]

Telenor Microfinance Bank
TELECOM

20 trainees graduate from Telenor Pakistan’s 6th ‘Open Mind Pakistan’ program for PwDs

The 6th iteration of Telenor Pakistan’s ‘Open Mind Pakistan’ program empowered 20 young, differently-abled trainees who have graduated this year.  The graduation ceremony took place at Telenor Pakistan campus 345. ‘Open Mind Pakistan’ is a visionary, one-of-a-kind special training program with the objective of enhancing employability of ‘Persons with Disabilities’ (PwDs) through skills development, mentoring […]

BUSINESS

Telenor Pakistan hosts Thought Leadership Summit on Digitizing Pakistan through APIs

KARACHI – Being at the hub of technological innovation and aiming to accelerate the pace of digitization, Telenor Pakistan organized a first of its kind thought leadership forum titled ‘Digitizing Pakistan through APIs’ at its 345 Campus. The event was attended by industry experts, government and semi-government officials, digital entities, small and large businesses, startups, […]

Muhammad Mudassar Aqil
BANKING

Telenor Microfinance Bank Appoints Mohammad Mudassar Aqil as CEO

KARACHI – The Board of Directors of Telenor Microfinance Bank has appointed Mohammad Mudassar Aqil as the bank’s new CEO. He will officially join the bank on 1st November 2019, subject to all regulatory approvals. Mudassar has been actively involved in the banking and microfinance industry. He has served as Chief Executive Officer of FINCA […]

Telenor Microfinance Bank
BUSINESS

USF awards contracts to Telenor Pakistan for providing Broadband coverage on National Highways & Motorways

KARACHI – The Universal Service Fund (USF) awarded contracts worth PKR 1.328 billion in total to Telenor Pakistan for projects in Balochistan and Sindh. Federal Minister for IT & Telecom, Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui inaugurated the projects “Broadband Coverage on National Highways & Motorways (Balochistan) & Next-Generation – Broadband for Sustainable Development projects in Dadu & […]

Easypaisa
BUSINESS

Digital Health Services Growing Through Easypaisa

KARACHI – Easypaisa, as part of its commitment towards a more financially inclusive Pakistan, in collaboration with a third party service provider is working to ensure customer wellbeing at affordable prices. This health service will be available for mobile users and will help increase access to healthcare while reducing healthcare costs. Through this service, a […]

Telenor Microfinance Bank
TELECOM

Telenor Velocity together with Google brings its First Gaming Cohort

ISLAMABAD – Telenor Pakistan’s digital startup accelerator programme, Telenor Velocity, signed a contract with Google to launch its first ever gaming cohort aimed at accelerating the game developers. Game Launcher is a program for top indie game studios who are looking to build, scale & monetize best-in-class mobile games. Like most developing technology areas, game […]

Telenor becomes Pakistan’s First 4.5G Network
HEADLINE TELECOM

Telenor Pakistan’s Sustainability Report 2017-18 highlights unceasing contributions to the economy and society

KARACHI – Telenor Pakistan, one of country’s leading telecom operators, has unveiled its Sustainability Report 2017-18 which highlights the company’s transformative efforts towards building Pakistan’s economy and society. By staying true to its purpose of connecting people to what matters most and integrating the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to its core strategies and activities, […]

Unilever-&-Telenor-Partnership
BUSINESS

Unilever and Telenor Pakistan partner to enhance digital inclusion in Pakistan

KARACHI – Unilever has joined hands with Telenor Pakistan to enable digital and financial inclusion in Pakistan through mainstream access to digitalized retail services, digital financial solutions, digital products and skill enhancement across Pakistan. Through this collaboration, both companies will integrate their expertise in the telecom and consumer goods industries to build a digitally inclusive […]

Telenor
TELECOM

Telenor-commissioned report outlines the Impact of Telecom Sector in Pakistan

KARACHI – Telenor Pakistan hosted an event at its 345 campus to share findings from a new connectivity report by Frontier Economics which highlights that the sectors driven by telecommunications in Pakistan contributed three quarters to economic growth. Titled “The Mobile Effect: How Connectivity Enables Growth”, the study commissioned by Telenor Group quantifies impact of the […]