Telenor Pakistan is 100% owned by the Telenor Group, an international provider of high quality voice, data, content and communication services in 13 markets across Europe and Asia. Telenor Group is among the largest mobile operators in the world with 180 million mobile subscriptions and a workforce of approximately 33,000.
Telenor Pakistan has reported a subscriber base of over 36 million, making it Pakistan’s second largest mobile operator.
The company acquired the GSM license in 2004 and began commercial operations on March 15, 2005. So far, it has invested over USD 2.3 billion in the local economy and has created 2,400 direct and 25,000 plus indirect jobs. It also has a network of over 200,000 retailers, franchises and sales & service centers, thus providing means of livelihood to thousands of Pakistanis.
Over Rs. 147 billion in various forms of direct and indirect taxes have been contributed to the national exchequer by Telenor Pakistan since the beginning of its operations in 2005. Telenor Pakistan’s corporate headquarters are in Islamabad, with regional offices in Karachi, Lahore, Faisalabad, Multan, Hyderabad and Peshawar.
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