Finance


Good result for banks in 2015

Norwegian banks’ pre-tax profit amounted to NOK 48.8 billion in 2015. This is about the same result as in 2014, when the pre-tax profit was…



New President of Kongsberg Maritime

Egil Haugsdal follows Geir Håøy as President of Kongsberg Maritime. Haugsdal holds extensive leadership experience from KONGSBERG, and currently heads Kongsberg Oil & Gas Technologies….



Steel cut for Johan Sverdrup

On Monday 15 February 2016 Haugesund mayor Arne-Christian Mohn started the machine cutting the steel for the Johan Sverdrup drilling platform. This marks the start…





Gasoline sales remain stable

Sales of gasoline amounted to 86 million litres in January this year, the same as in January last year. Sales of diesel increased by 16…








Both job cuts and bonuses in BP

Despite British BP cutting nearly 400 jobs in Norway, the company will provides 80,000 kroner in bonuses to  their employees. That BP will cut as…


Fall in kindergarten fees

Fees in public kindergartens in Norway fell by 0.5 per cent in total from January 2015 to January 2016. The fall is mostly due to…