Norway’s government has agreed to fund the first excavation of a Viking ship burial in over 100 years, launching a race to pull the vessel out of the ground before it is destroyed by fungus.
New language reforms have been put forth in the Norwegian parliament to protect the country’s minority languages, including Sámi, Kven, and Romani.
There will be no summer holidays abroad this year for people living in Norway, Prime Minister Erna Solberg announced on May 15.
Distributions from the Norwegian film fund to support productions and releases suspended due to the coronavirus situation are now further delayed.
Three out of four Norwegians report that working from home during the time of COVID-19 is a burden for them and they would like to go back to the office.
Already in the last week of April, Norway began to open up with schools starting operation again in the wake of the coronavirus lockdown.
DNT (Den Norske Turistforening), or the Norwegian Trekking Association, is offered free online courses during the coronavirus shutdown.
Prime Minister Erna Solberg of Norway has announced plans to open up Norway toward the end of April, starting with kindergartens and schools.
At a recent NATO leadership summit, Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg warned that lack of global cooperation on COVID-19 could lead to a security crisis.
Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway shares glimpses in the royal family’s life during with Instagram posts in the time of corona.