Telenor Pakistan is 100% owned by Telenor ASA of Norway and adds on to its operations inAsia together with Thailand, Malaysia and Bangladesh. Telenor Pakistan launched itsoperations in March 2005 as the single largest direct European investment in Pakistan, settingprecedence for further foreign investments in the telecom sector. The company has crossedmany milestones and grown in a number of directions, making Telenor Pakistan a leadingtelecom operator of the country.They are the fastest growing mobile network in the country, with coverage reaching deep intomany of the remotest areas of Pakistan. In the most difficult terrains of the country, from thehilly northern areas to the sprawling deserts in the south, at times we are the only operatorconnecting the previously unconnected. They are keeping ahead by investing heavily ininfrastructure expansion. The agreements, with a potential to result in
worthof orders from Telenor Pakistan, are some of the biggest of their kind in the industry.They are spread across Pakistan, creating 2,500 direct and 25,000-plus indirect employmentopportunities. They have a network of 23 company-owned sales and service centers, morethan 200 franchisees and some 100,000 retail outlets Telenor ASA is an internationalprovider of high quality telecommunications, data and media communication services. It
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subscribers in its mobileoperations. Telenor Pakistan is 100% owned by Telenor ASA and adds on to its operations inAsia together with Thailand, Malaysia and Bangladesh.Telenor has a subscriber base of 24 million as of July 2010 (PTA figures).