Press release Tele2 Group Apr 14 2009, 8:00 AM CET
Tele2 and Telenor to build joint network
Tele2 Sweden and Telenor Sweden today will announce plans to build a 4G network through a joint venture. More information will be given 10:00 AM today at a press conference in Stockholm.
Niclas Palmstierna, CEO Tele2 Sweden, and Lars-Åke Norling, CEO Telenor Sweden will attend the press conference.
Time: Tuesday April 14 2009, at 10:00 AM
Place: Nybrokajen 7, Hill & Knowlton, Stockholm
For further information, please contact:
Pernilla Oldmark, Information Director, Tele2, +46 704-26 45 45
Annica Elmehagen, Information Director, Telenor Sweden, +46 734-25 26 06
Tele2 is one of Europe's leading alternative telecom operators. Tele2's mission is to provide price- leading and easy- to-use communication services. Tele2 always strives to offer the market's best prices. We have 24 million customers in 11 countries. Tele2 offers mobile services, fixed broadband and telephony, data network services, cable TV, and content services. Ever since Jan Stenbeck founded the company in 1993, it has been a tough challenger to the former government monopolies and other established providers. Tele2 has been listed on the OMX Nordic Exchange since 1996. In 2008, we had net sales of SEK 39.5 billion and reported an operating profit (EBITDA) of SEK 8.2 billion. For more information, visit www.tele2.com.
Telenor Sweden is a full service supplier of mobile, fixed and broadband communication to private consumers and corporations. The group, which includes Bredbandsbolaget and Glocalnet has some 1.9 million mobile customers and employs 2 400 people throughout Sweden.
Telenor is an international provider of high quality mobile communications services to customers in 13 markets across Asia and Europe. Telenor is also a leading provider of fixed-line and media services to the Scandinavian countries. The Telenor Group is headquartered at Fornebu in Norway. Telenor shares are listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange (TEL).