Tagged: OECD

Norwegian Patents and European Norm

Norwegian Patent Office celebrates 100 years and looks out over its own borders By John Erik Stacy 16 Oct 2011 Even as the Norwegian Industrial Property Office celebrated its 100th anniversary on October 12,...

OECD economic survey of Norway

The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) presented its economic survey of Norway today. The survey gives a comprehensive and insightful analysis of the Norwegian economy. “OECD’s assessment of the Norwegian economy serves...

No more tobacco

The ethical guidelines in DnB NOR Asset Management and Vital have now been coordinated and have thus become stricter. “High ethical standards are vital to DnB NOR,” says Torkild Varran, head of DnB NOR...

Norway at COP15: policies on climate change

The United Nations Convention on Climate Change (COP15) takes place in Copenhagen 7 – 18 December, 2009. The following is a summary of Norway’s positions on climate change going into the high-level conference. A...

First out of economic trouble: Norway

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development in Paris said this week Norway would be the first European state to return to economic health. The Norway Post reported Friday that Norway was projected to...

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...