Tagged: Aid

Assistance to flood victims in Sri Lanka

Norway is to give NOK 6 million in assistance to the flood victims in Sri Lanka. “There are huge humanitarian needs. We want to do what we can to help people return to their...

US, Norway pledge aid to rebuild Somalia: African Union

The United States and Norway have pledged reconstruction aid to Somalia’s transitional government, an African Union official said Monday on the sidelines of the AU summit in Uganda. For Full Story & Source: AlterNet.com

Record-high Norwegian aid budget in time of crisis

The Norwegian Government proposes that NOK 27.4 billion should be allocated to development assistance in 2010. This is an increase of NOK 1.2 billion from 2009. “It is important that Norway maintains its development...

Norwegian savings bank seeks $400 mill in state aid

OSLO, Aug 20 (Reuters) – Norwegian savings bank SpareBank 1 SR-Bank (ROGG.OL) said on Thursday it asked the government for an injection of 2.4 billion crowns ($396.7 million) to boost its core and preferred...

Ad-hoc Liaison Committee meets in Oslo

  The AHLC (Ad-hoc Liaison Committee) met in Oslo, Norway on June 7 and 8 to discuss the Palestinian economical situation in Oslo. Its mission is to bring the key donors of aid and...

Norway freezes aid to Madagascar

Norway has frozen all payments of bilateral aid to Madagascar until further notice. No new development cooperation agreements will be concluded due to the crisis in the country.   A number of other donor countries...