The Swedish Academy awards Norwegian Jon Fosse the Nobel Prize in Literature for his innovative writing that “gives voice to the unsayable.”
Author: The Local
Animal-rights activists decry Norwegian authorities’ decision to euthanize Freya the walrus because humans wouldn’t leave her alone.
Bergen Cruise Line plans to bring back affordable ferry service from Bergen and Stavanger in Norway to Newcastle in England, starting in 2026.
On March 20, Ukrainian President Zelensky addressed the Nowegian pariliament via video, urging Norway to supply EU and Ukraine with more energy.
The Norwegian government is bracing for an influx of refugees fleeing war in Ukraine and is working to increase capacity.
With the invasion of Ukraine, Russia’s relationship has been altered in a dramatic way, and there will be consuquences for both countries.
Jens Stoltenberg, secretary general of NATO and former prime minister of Norway, has been appointed to head Norway’s central bank.
With rising infection rates and the Omicron variant spreading, new COVID-19 rules have been put in place in Norway.