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The Norwegian business sector and various relevant experts have submitted a total of 116 proposals for how ...

Norway has stopped financially supporting NGO’s in Hungary: Olemic Thommessen

Norway has stopped financially supporting NGO’s in Hungary: Olemic Thomme...

President of the Norwegian Parliament Olemic Thommessen on the last day of the European Conference of Presidents ...

Swedish MPs look to Norway for votes

Swedish MPs look to Norway for votes

Sweden’s general election campaign has spilled over into Norway as political parties pursue votes among the tens ...

Crown Prince Haakon rocks the crowd

Crown Prince Haakon rocks the crowd

Crown Prince Haakon plays electric guitar in Vestvågøy, North Norway. Photo: Lise Åserud / NTB scanpix Guests ...

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The Norwegian business sector and various relevant experts have submitted a total of 116 proposals for how Norway can help to achieve a new set of ambitious goals and...[ ] Full article
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‘The situation in Iraq has gone from bad to worse in the last few weeks. There are now more than 1.4 million internally...[ ] Full article
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Thank you for inviting me to this conference on Eastern Congo. It is a pleasure for me to address you here today and have...[ ] Full article
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After half a year of fighting, the world’s newest country is barreling toward calamity. But its leaders can pull...[ ] Full article

Nobel Peace Prize
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Norway’s Telenor Group, in collaboration with the Nobel Peace Center, invites youth to explore how mobile and...[ ] Full article
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The Norwegian Nobel Committee has unanimously decided to appoint professor dr. philos. Olav Njølstad as Director of...[ ] Full article
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International figures such as Kofi Annan and Hillary Clinton could get a say in who wins the Nobel Peace Prize, as a...[ ] Full article
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The political editor of Norway’s Aftenposten newspaper has questioned whether “Chinese interests” have hired a top Oslo lobbying firm to influence the selection of the committee which awards the Nobel Peace Prize. In the article, titled “On a smear mission for the Chinese?” and published on Tuesday night, Harald Stanghelle asks why Morten Wetland, a partner with Oslo lobbyists First House and former ambassador to the United...[ ] Full article

Natural Resources
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Norwegian energy provider Statoil has announced a gas discovery on the northeast flank of the Visund Field...[ ] Full article
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The Conservative Party (Høyre), the Progress Party (Frp), the Liberal Left (Venstre) and Christian Democrats (KrF)...[ ] Full article
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The WTO on Thursday rejecting Norway and Canada’s appeal against a European Union ban on importing seal...[ ] Full article
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Oslo was braced for gridlock on Tuesday as some 3,000 farmers arrived in the city, many driving in tractors from farms more than 200km away to protest at the size of the government’s proposed subsidy increase. The tractors, many travelling at less than 40km an hour, began entering Oslo in the morning, during the city’s rush hour. From 12.45, the farmers plan to mount a procession through central Oslo to the country’s parliament in protest at the size of the...[ ] Full article

Industry
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UN Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) and the Norwegian Veritas (DNV GL) announced a strategic partnership...[ ] Full article
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Norwegian energy provider Statoil has announced a gas discovery on the northeast flank of the Visund Field...[ ] Full article
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A drop in housing prices and increased unemployment may be the result if the oil investments fall significantly, a new...[ ] Full article
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OSLO, April 2 (Reuters) – Norway’s industrial workers struck a last minute wage deal on Wednesday, averting a strike that would have involved some of the country’s top oil services firms, unions and employers said. The sides agreed on wage rises worth about 3.3 percent, which will favour lower paid employees. They also agreed on more beneficial terms for offshore workers and to negotiate new pension deals at a later stage. “This deal is more...[ ] Full article

Politics View All
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by The Oslo Times, 2 years ago.
Sweden’s general election campaign has spilled over into Norway as political parties pursue votes among the...[ ]
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by The Oslo Times, 2 years ago.
Around 300 Norwegian prisoners will serve sentence in Dutch jails from 2015. Photo: Shutterstock Norway will rent...[ ]
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by The Oslo Times, 2 years ago.
Norway’s Telenor Group, in collaboration with the Nobel Peace Center, invites youth to explore how mobile and...[ ]
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by The Oslo Times, 2 years ago.
The Government has today adopted new restrictive measures against Russia, in line with the decision announced on 11...[ ]
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by The Oslo Times, 2 years ago.
Major General Kristin Lund has been appointed military commander of the UN peace keeping force in Cyprus...[ ]

Economy View All
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by The Oslo Times, 2 years ago.
Photographer: Kristian Helgesen/Bloomberg Norway generates money for the fund from taxes on oil and gas, ownership...[ ]
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by The Oslo Times, 2 years ago.
  After female quotas were introduced in publicly traded joint-stock companies (ASA companies) in Norway, more...[ ]
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by The Oslo Times, 2 years ago.
UN Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) and the Norwegian Veritas (DNV GL) announced a strategic partnership...[ ]
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by The Oslo Times, 2 years ago.
The Government has today adopted new restrictive measures against Russia, in line with the decision announced on 11...[ ]
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by The Oslo Times, 2 years ago.
‘The Government will align itself with the EU’s new restrictive measures against Russia. Since the start of the...[ ]

Culture View All
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by The Oslo Times, 2 years ago.
Date:  10 August 2014 – 16 August 2014 Dea Brøvig – The Last Boat Home Edinburgh International Book...[ ]
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The average Norwegian could live to nearly a hundred years old by the end of the century, according to the latest...[ ]
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by The Oslo Times, 2 years ago.
The Imam of Norway’s largest mosque, in central Oslo, has been attacked and seriously injured by a masked man...[ ]
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Louise Skak, a Danish woman living in Norway, chose to remove her breasts, uterus and ovaries to lower probability of...[ ]
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by The Oslo Times, 2 years ago.
The film is adapted from the famous Swedish play writer, August Stringberg’s magnum opus, performed on stage as...[ ]

Provinces And Cities View All
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The conference “ARCTIC DIALOGUE 2014” is held this week at the University of Nordland in Bodø, the county of...[ ]
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by The Oslo Times, 2 years ago.
Dutch police confirmed Friday that a body found in the undercarriage of a passenger jet at Amsterdam’s Schiphol...[ ]
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by The Oslo Times, 2 years ago.
Police in Trondheim in western Norway are hunting a man suspected of having raped a woman on the street in the city on...[ ]
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by The Oslo Times, 3 years ago.
Squatters living illegally on a large site in central Oslo have been evicted by police, bringing to an end a dispute that...[ ]
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by The Oslo Times, 3 years ago.
Afghan interpreter Faizullah Muradi return to Norway on Thursday to have his asylum case heard, following a u-turn by...[ ]

Education View All
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Investment Climate
UN Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) and the Norwegian Veritas (DNV ... Full article
Watch The Northern Lights From A Giant Floating Glass Snowflake A snowflake-shaped ...
The Government Pension Fund Global, also called the Norwegian National Oil Fund, returned ...
Trade Policies & Partners
Norway has pledged $63 million in emergency aid to those likely to ... Full article
Canada and Norway have signed an industrial security arrangement that supports ongoing ...
Lord Livingston was appointed Minister of State for Trade and Investment in ...
Banking
(Reuters) – The level of the countercyclical capital buffer for Norwegian banks should remain ... Full article
“Prices have virtually stagnated after a jump of 1.7 per cent from ...
The krone is still 26 percent overvalued against the euro, according to ...
Arts & Entertainment View All
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by The Oslo Times, 2 years ago.
Date:  10 August 2014 – 16 August 2014 Dea Brøvig – The Last Boat Home Edinburgh International Book...[ ]
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by The Oslo Times, 2 years ago.
Norwegian Ronny Deila has been appointed manager of Scottish champions Celtic on a 12-month rolling contract, the...[ ]
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by The Oslo Times, 3 years ago.
Disney’s animated film Frost, which was inspired by Norway, has led to an explosion in American tourism to...[ ]
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by The Oslo Times, 3 years ago.
Norway’s national football team endured a 4:0 thrashing from France in Paris on Tuesday, in the latest of a...[ ]
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by The Oslo Times, 3 years ago.
Norwegian chess phenomenon Magnus Carlsen has announced a new goal: to simultaneously hold the world chess titles in...[ ]
Important Cultural Events View All
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Date:  10 August 2014 – 16 August 2014 Dea Brøvig – The Last Boat Home Edinburgh International Book...[ ]
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On this date in 1814 Norway adopted it’s new Constitution. The Constitution of Norway was signed at Eidsvoll,...[ ]
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February 16th marks the official start of the 200th anniversary of Norway’s constitution and its independence...[ ]
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The Parliament, the Government, the Royal Family and the Supreme Court were all present at Parliament when the...[ ]
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A planned visit by the Dalai Lama has Oslo torn between its will to warm up frozen ties with China and warnings from the...[ ]

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Norwegian producer duo Stargate has opened up for the first time about what it’s like to work with Rihanna, the...[ ] Full article
The film is adapted from the famous Swedish play writer, August Stringberg’s magnum opus, performed on stage as...[ ] Full article
A higher proportion of people die from drug overdoses in Norway than in any other country in Europe except Estonia,...[ ] Full article
Norwegian actress Synnøve Macody Lund is one of eight women competing to become the next ‘Bond girl’,...[ ] Full article

Visit Norway
Watch The Northern Lights From A Giant Floating Glass Snowflake A snowflake-shaped glass hotel will be floating off the coast of ... Full article
Norway will soon have the world’s first floating snowflake hotel. Dutch Docklands is currently working ...
Interview with Rasmus Johan Michael Hansson by Chief In Editor of the Oslo Times Hatef ...
The number of people travelling to Norway from the United States has increased by more ...
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