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Norway Today

Asia Must Prepare for Zika

The Zika virus will most likely spread further in Asia, warns the World Health Organization (WHO). In a new report, WHO assessed the organization prospect…


Travel: Oslo on a budget

Oslo is often referred to as one of the world’s most expensive cities, but there are still ways to enjoy the city without maxing out…






Housing prices continue to rise

House prices fell by 0.1 per cent in September. Adjusted for seasonal variations, prices rose by 0.9 percent. – Housing prices in September this year…



Fewer die in fires

24 people have died in fires so far this year. It is close to the bottom record year last year. Fatality statistics from fire department…


Viking heritage

Vikings are first and foremost known as seafarers, warriors, and pillagers. We also know that they were proficient farmers,hunters, boat builders, traders, and cultural emissaries….




Man stabbed in Ålesund

  A man was stabbed in Ålesund on Saturday night. The suspected perpetrator was arrested on a few hours later. The condition of the man…


Norwegian aquaculture equipment to Iran

Two Norwegian companies are exporting aquaculture technology to Iran. The agreement was signed Saturday with Fisheries Minister Per Sandberg present. The companies AKVA group and…


Pink Ribbon campaign is underway

Hereditary breast cancer is the theme of this year’s Pink Ribbon campaign, which opened Saturday. The 18th time the campaign has been held, but this…




Train driver strike escalates

Norway Locomotive Man’s Federation (NLF) is stepping up the train driver strike from Wednesday. Then, five new train drivers in CargoNet will go on strike….