Norway will have a prominent role in the WHO’s “Access to COVID-19 Tools Accelerator” helping to produce tests and treatments for the virus.
NTB is undertaking a massive archival photo digitization project, comprising 25 million images from NTB, Aftenposten, VG, and Aktuell.
According to polls, Norwegians are just as worried about contracting the coronavirus today as they were at the start of the pandemic.
While the Norwegian government maintains that school budgets will not suffer during the pandemic, but many schools report financial strain.
Norway has the highest ratio of doctors and nurses per capita in the world, which may be helping in the fight against the coronavirus.
The United States remains strongly committed to Norwegian defense, as more U.S. Marines are set to arrive in Norway throughout 2020-21.
Many Norwegian parents have kept their children at home from kindergarten after the reopening following the COVID-19 outbreak.
Norway’s intelligence service said on Aug. 17 its agents had arrested a Norwegian man suspected of espionage.
The Norwegian government said on Aug. 13 that it would extend provisions allowing companies to send staff home from 26 to 52 weeks.
The Nordic Pineapple in St. John’s, Mich., received complaints when people mistook their Norwegian flag for a Confederate flag, prompting them to remove it.