Deutsche Telekom most valuable European telecommunications brand
Deutsche Telekom defends the top spot as the most valuable telecommunications brand in Europe, followed by Orange and Vodafone. According to the “Brand Finance Global 500” ranking, the company has achieved the highest brand value in its history, at 40.2 billion U.S. dollars. This is an increase of ten percent on the previous year’s value. Since its relaunch in 2008, the brand has seen continuous growth in value, increasing by…
Telenor Strong Earnings in Q4 2017
Telenor, after a strong first 3 quarters of 2017, achieved an even more impressive Q4 with $4.16 billion of revenue. The company closed 2017 with a total of $16.2 billion comparing to 2016’s $16.3 billion. Fourth quarter 2017 summary On an organic basis, revenues dropped 0.5%, while subscription and traffic revenues rose by 3%, positively impacted by a negative one-time item in Sweden last year. Currency adjusted opex decreased by…
Someone shows interest in Telenor's mobile operations in Central and Eastern Europe
Someone shows interest in Telenor’s mobile operations in Central and Eastern Europe
Telenor has received inbound and unsolicited interest for its Central and Eastern Europe portfolio consisting of the mobile operations in Hungary, Bulgaria, Montenegro and Serbia. With a view of creating shareholder value, Telenor has engaged in a process to evaluate the interest received. Telenor expects to conduct these assessments in the first quarter of 2018. The assessment will not impact Telenor’s operations, customers or employees. Telenor’s CEE companies have strong…
Fixed Broadband
200 Telenor’s optical core network nodes modernization for Nokia
Telenor has chosen Nokia as its sole supplier for the replacement of its legacy optical backbone network. The new optical core network will provide much-needed bandwidth capacity in Norway and Sweden. As one of the world’s largest mobile telecommunications companies with operations in Scandinavia, Eastern Europe and Asia, Telenor Group is looking to increase bandwidth capacity by replacing its current optical core network connecting major centers across Norway and Sweden.…