Cafes, restaurants, museums and churches no longer accept banknotes and coins. Many of them would like to continue cashless even when the corona crisis is over,...

FHI is Concerned about Sharp Increase of Corona Cases in Norway

The reproduction (R) number in Norway after 1 September 2020 increases to 1.26, according to the National Institute of Public Health...

Norway May Introduce Fossil Car Ban in Parts of Oslo

Oslo City Council will discuss the proposal for banning all fossil cars and allowing only electric cars and hydrogen cars in certain...

Norway Rejects US Demands for Iran Sanctions

The Norwegian government does not support the US demand to resume UN sanctions against Iran, according to Foreign Minister Ine Eriksen Søreide...

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Norway Prime Minister Erna Solberg and other ministers of the government gathered to dance for children and national day. NRK's children TV...

Norway Public Health Institution: FHI: – We Must Plan for a New National Wave of Infections

In the report , the National Institute of Public Health (FHI) considers the risk of the spread of infection to be high at the...

Norway to send medical team to Greece

Norway is providing assistance to Greece after the devastating fire in the migrant camp Moria on Lesbos. An emergency medical team from...

Norway Declares Italy, Slovenia, Vatican City State and San Marino as Red Zones

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs advises against travel that is not strictly necessary to Italy and Slovenia, the Vatican City State...

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The Guardian: Norway’s Kvikk Lunsj Is Way Better Than Nestle’s KitKat

The Guardin joins in unending debate on which four-fingered chocolate bar tastes best.

Peace Talks Between USA and North Korea Can Be Held in Norway

Several foreign media reports that Oslo will host talks between North Korea and the United States. The Norwegian Foreign Ministry keeps silent.

Norway Is Heading To A New Financial Crisis

Australian-born, British-based economist Steve Keen believes Norway is one of several countries in danger financially.

Half of Norway Uses Vipps Mobile Payment App

Over 2.15 million people use Vipps in Norway. That’s 41% of the population.Over 100 Norwegian banks will soon be sharing ownership of the new company.

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Knitting man from Norway goes viral

Birger Berge is a 29 year-old Norwegian knitter from Bergen. He became famous on Instagram with his knitting pictures, and his fame reached out...

Advice on Choosing Your Dentist in Norway

Norway is known as one of the most expensive countries in Europe to receive dental treatment. So, it might become a double nightmare for many to go to dentist. However, if you are well informed about the procedures, you can find a more affordable dental care plan.

More than a National Day: Understanding May 17th of Norway

Every nation has a national day but probably very few of them are so enthusiastically and uniquely celebrated like May 17th.

Having a “Gledelig Jul” in Norway

Feel Norway at its warmest this Christmas; a season steeped in unique traditions and magical experiences.

Norway’s Fretex: We give people a reason to believe in future

Don’t give me the fish but teach me to fish! Says the proverb. It can accurately sum up the evolution of Fretex’s aid to the populations in need.
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Joint statement from Nordic-Baltic Foreign Ministers against Russia

After the Nordic-Baltic (NB8) Foreign Ministers’ annual meeting in Estonia 9 September they released the following joint statement. The...

Aksjer er blitt allemannseie

Mange nordmenn har oppdaget gleden ved å investere i aksjer. Aksjemarkedet er derfor blitt noe som helt vanlige mennesker, har begynt å...

New Corona Restrictions in Norway: All Green Zones Become Yellow or Red

Prime Minister Erna Solberg urges that everyone must comply with the infection control rules in order not to have another shut....

Are Trump’s Odds of Winning Better Than the Polls Indicate?

The United States presidential election is getting closer by the day, and there are constant reports about which candidate is ahead in...

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Norway opens the borders for Europe on 15 July

Norway lifts entry restrictions for EEA countries from 15 July. The Corona situation in the country must be under control for...

NYPOST: Sick of the US? Move to Svalbard, Norway!

New York based daily newspaper NYPOST suggests Svalbard as a new home to Americans who are tired of the divisiveness in the...

Norwegians Are Fed Up With Mass Tourism to Norway

New studies show Norwegians are fed up with mass tourism and want limitations for especially cruiseship and Airbnb tourists.

Norway Introduces Quarantine Free Travel to 15 Countries

From 15 July, Norwegians can travel quarantine-free to 15 European countries.
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Partners and Family Members of Norwegians May Now Travel to Norway

Starting 15 July, the Government plans to allow the entry of foreign...

Reserachers in Norway Study Connection between Sunbathing and Corona Infection

Norwegian researchers investigate whether sunbathing and fish can have an effect on...

Norske nettcasinoer blir mer og mer populære

Casinomarkedet i Norge er svært regulert, både når det kommer til markedsføring og...

Norway Postal Service Becomes the World’s First To Use Electric Trucks

From 2021, Norwegian postal service, Posten will use the world's first purpose-built, fully-electric...
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Worrying Trend in Norway: Young People Have the Highest Corona Infection Rate

New figures from the Norwegian Institute of Public Health (FHI) show that...

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7 Norwegian Movies to Watch in Summer for All Tastes

Norway has had a remarkable cinema industry for a long time. Since the production of the first film in Norway in...

Norway’s Most Unusual Corona TV Show Features 14 Hour Live Action of Birds Life Inside a Bird Feeder Decorated Like a Doll House

The Piip-Show is a three months long live broadcast from the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation, NRK. "Piip-Show –...

This is the World’s Most Beautiful Stamp and It is From Norway

This Norwegian stamp is voted the most beautiful in the world. The motif on it was painted by visual artist Viggo...