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PPF Group and Antenna Hungária Announce the Sale of 25% Stake in Telenor Hungary to Antenna Hungária

PPF Group and Antenna Hungária announce today that PPF has sold a 25% stake in its Telenor Hungarian companies (Telenor Hungary and Telenor Real Estate) to Antenna Hungária. PPF believes this transaction will allow Telenor Hungary to consolidate and leverage the core competencies of both Hungarian companies (Telenor Hungary/Telenor Real Estate and Antenna Hungária) and trigger mutual strategic synergies. A new holding entity has been created and will serve the purpose of a joint holding venture with PPF Group owning 75% and Antenna Hungária owning 25%.

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Creative work and employee well-being in focus: office buildings of the future

While the working environment is an increasingly important aspect for employees, architects’ hands are more and more tied. Clients focus on practical considerations when designing office buildings. Future offices, however, are likely to be based on the “well” concept that encourages the construction of spaces inspiring creative work and promoting employee well-being. Please read on to learn more about the analysis of architectural, development and HR considerations by Gábor Zoboki, Nóra Demeter, Gábor Radványi, Lajos Hartvig and Judit Endrei-Kiss on the 10th anniversary of the Telenor House.
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Telenor’s new campaign presents hyper-fast growth stories

Building on the concept of the #nagyonte platform launched this summer, Telenor’s new campaign conveys the message that the things you get engaged with, love and enjoy doing will all add something to your personality. And Telenor’s network gives you a hyper-fast lane for such personal growth. It may well happen that seeing some concert videos you start watching tutorials and then suddenly find yourself playing in a garage band.
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Data roaming report: Hungarians generate the highest mobile internet usage in Germany; surprising results from outside the EU

Telenor’s annual data roaming report gives an overview of changes in the international mobile usage habits of Hungarian users and identifies Hipernet network’s most active data roaming users by nation. Since the entry into force of more attractive EU roaming rules in 2017, Telenor users have generated a data traffic of 2.2 million GB in the EU in one year, and at the same time, they’ve also used more roaming data outside Europe.
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Hungary’s iconic office building, Telenor House of Törökbálint, celebrates 10-year anniversary

Telenor moved to its new office building with a floor space of nearly 12,000 square meters in summer 2009, ten years ago. That time, it was one of Europe’s largest environmentally conscious development projects designed by ZDA – Zoboki Design and Architecture. The building has been granted several prestigious Hungarian and international architectural awards. Introducing a new concept in the Hungarian office market, the complex still has many unique solutions. But have its innovations stood the test of time? Well, based on regular in-house surveys, nearly 50% of Telenor’s employees mention the workplace environment first when asked why they would recommend their company as an employer.
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RTL makes new service available on Telenor’s online TV platform first

Subscribers of Telenor’s MyTV online television service will be the first in Hungary to use RTL Hungary’s RTL Most+ platform. This platform makes series and films available for a longer period of time, it offers live access to RTL Hungary’s channels and exclusive content in HD, and later in FullHD quality.
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Telenor accepts advance orders for Samsung Galaxy Note10

Starting from 7 August, Telenor accepts advance orders for the recently announced flagship Samsung Galaxy Note10 models. Under the promotion, customers using the handset trade-in option can buy a new smartphone at a discount of up to HUF 142,000.
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Telenor launches city exploration chatbot exposing the country’s hidden treasures

Why does Liutenant Columbo have a statue in Budapest? What happens if you walk by musician Pista Dankó’s statue in Szeged? And why did the 19th century writer Jókai drive his cattle from District 8, Budapest to Hűvösvölgy every year? Telenor’s chatbot called Hipernet TúraBOT adds excitement to monotonous city walks and reveals the hidden stories and treasures of 5 Hungarian cities using Facebook Messenger. The city walks were developed by Telenor’s partner, urban adventure company Hosszúlépés.
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