Category: Business

Temperature control on top of the world

TAG Sensors receives $2 million from private equity firm to open Asian HQ in Singapore Rasmus Falck Oslo The private equity fund Elite Partners Capital (EPC) in Singapore invested $2 million dollars at the...

Prophylix Pharma

Norwegian biotech startup fights children’s bleeding disorder Rasmus Falck Oslo There is a lot of activity in the health sector in Norway. One example is the recent startup Prophylix Pharma that is developing a...

Farsund Coworks

Redevelopment in Farsund Harbor

Farsund Coworks Mona Anita K. Olsen, Ph.D. University of Stavanger The charming port of Farsund in Vest-Agder has felt the impact of an entrepreneurial wave lately with the creation of Farsund Coworks (www.farsundcoworks.no). Farsund Coworks...

coworking

Eyewitness to coworking

Future of work in innovating enterprise Larrie Wanberg Santa Barbara, Calif. International Coworking Day on Aug. 8 at THE SANDBOX in Santa Barbara opened a whole new world for me to witness a global...

Nordic Choice Hotels

Nordic Choice Hotels: The future of hospitality

Nordic Choice Hotels connects the academic and the practical for students at The Norwegian School of Hotel Management Mona Anita K. Olsen, Ph.D. University of Stavanger Students starting their bachelor’s degree for hotel management...

Grieg Suites

Grieg Suites, sweet to the ear and to the taste

Thomas Kraft’s Novelty Food creates a chocolate tribute to the composer and culture of Norway Michael Kleiner The Norwegian American Food doesn’t usually come with instructions on how best to enjoy it. There may...

Equinor wind turbines

Equinor blows into the Empire State

Norway’s energy company enters US market with 9,000 megawatt offshore wind project Rasmus Falck, Oslo, Norway Norwegians were involved in building many of the skyscrapers in New York City in the old days. Now,...

future-readiness

Collaborate to advance

Future-readiness Jennifer Vessels Next Step—Silicon Valley & Oslo, Norway As President John F. Kennedy once said, “Change is part of life—those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the...

Entrepreneurship education in action

Norwegian School of Entrepreneurship runs program with US universities and startups Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway Norway has received international accolades for work on entrepreneurship in education; it’s the first country to present a national...

NORDICNHYA

The lure of America continues

NORDICNYA helps Nordic startups expand into the US market Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. The United States is once more luring Norwegians to its shores, but there is a huge difference from their exodus of...