Category: News

Crown Prince Haakon

Looking to the sea

Crown Prince Haakon visited the Norwegian Institute of Marine Research’s Arendal station to commemorate World Environment Day on June 5.

Norwegian now requires face masks

As of June 17, Norwegian will require passengers to wear and provide their own face masks before traveling, in line with European recommendations.


KODE gets help

KODE Art Museums and composer homes received NOK 12 million in the government’s recent crisis package to compensate for lost ticket revenue.


Norway now has low rate of infection

Due to the ongoing low rate of coronavirus infection spread in Norway, authorities have pulled back on plans to implement widespread testing systems.

Norway - Landslide

Alta landslide wreaks damage

A major landslide in Alta in Northern Norway resulted in no injuries or deaths, but took eight buildings into the sea and caused significant damage.

Viking Ship

Norway to excavate Viking ship

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.