Norway’s Telenor selling off Myanmar subsidiary

Norway’s Telenor selling off Myanmar subsidiary

Norway’s Telenor selling off Myanmar subsidiary — — -Brussels (Brussels Morning) The Norwegian Telenor telecommunications company is to sell off its Myanmar unit after reportedly facing pressure from the country’s junta leadership to spy on the nation’s citizens.

The head of the company’s Asia division, Jørgen Rostrup, told Reuters that the military takeover of the country made it clear the company will be required by the authorities to activate intercept equipment and technology.