Telia awarded UMTS-license in Norway

The Norwegian NPTA today awarded NetCom ASA, part of the Telia Group, one of four UMTS-licenses in Norway.
"We´re very pleased to be awarded an UMTS-license in Norway since this follows Telia´s Nordic strategy, says Kenneth Karlberg, Senior Executive Vice President, Telia AB. Our Norwegian UMTS-strategy is offensive with broad coverage and fast build-up."
Telia now have UMTS-licenses in both Norway and Finland and have also applied for a license in Sweden. Telia now continues the offensive concentration at the Nordic market where the company is the largest mobile operator with over 4,3 million mobile customers.
Charlotte Züger, Press Manager, Telia Mobile AB, +46-70-320 03 83
Per Eikrem, Director of Information, NetCom ASA, +47-23 88 82 95, +47-930 60 000
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