Category: News

working from home

Working from home a burden for most

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.

Norway opens up

Already in the last week of April, Norway began to open up with schools starting operation again in the wake of the coronavirus lockdown.

Norwegians - Camping

DNT goes online

DNT (Den Norske Turistforening), or the Norwegian Trekking Association, is offered free online courses during the coronavirus shutdown.

Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg

Stoltenberg warns of security crisis

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.

Princess Mette-Marit

Royal couple shares daily life

Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway shares glimpses in the royal family’s life during with Instagram posts in the time of corona.

School moves home

School has moved home for Norwegian children with the outbreak of the coronavirus, and for msot, it is going well.

Solberg - coronavirus

Solberg responds to coronavirus

Prime Minister Erna Solberg said she understands that recommendations around the coronavirus can be confusing. But actions must be appropriate to the phase we are in, she maintains.

War games canceled out of caution

Due to concerns about the coronavirus outbreak, the Norwegian Ministry of Defense has canceled its nine-nation military exercise, Cold Response.

oil drilling

Green activists push to stop Arctic driling

Environmemtalist groups take Norway to court over oil drilling The Local Two environmental groups are trying to take the Norwegian state to the Supreme Court of Norway for granting oil licenses in the Arctic....