Tagged: Denmark

Norwegian mail distribution in Denmark to close down

The Norwegian company Bring Citymail Danmark has started a process to terminate its mail distribution operations in the Copenhagen area, after it has lost a total of NOK 500 in three years. Negotiations are...

Norwegian accused of snake smuggling

A man has been arrested in Norway trying to smuggle two dozen snakes and geckos into the country by hiding them under his clothes, reports the Associated Press A 22-year-old Norwegian citizen was apprehended in...

Air Services Negotiations with Iraq and Turkey

Norway will together with Denmark and Sweden have air services negotiations with Iraq on 26 – 27 October and with Turkey on 5 – 6 November. The negotiations with Turkey were originally scheduled for...

Nordic Lights Film Festival in Seattle, Washington

The Nordic Heritage Museum is pleased to present the first annual Nordic Lights Film Festival! Join us Oct. 23-25 for contemporary, award-winning films from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden to SIFF Cinema at...

Women Handball: Norway ready for WC semifinals

Norway’s women secured a narrow 26-25 win against Germany, only seconds before the end in a match in the World Cup handball tournament in Aarhus, Denmark on Thursday evening, reports Norway Post. Germany led 14-11 at half-time, but...

Extra scholarship demands for students with disabilities

There are no additional economical support arrangements for students with disabilities in Norway. Disabled students are now demanding larger scholarships, smaller loans and year-round study support. Students with disabilities in Sweden and Denmark are...

Norway reports first death from A/H1N1 flu

STOCKHOLM, Sept. 3 (Xinhua) — Norwegian authorities confirmed the country’s first fatal case of A/H1N1 flu on Thursday, according to media reports. A middle-aged man died last week of pneumonia caused by the A/H1N1...

Welcome to the 2009 Leiv Eriksson International Festival! 

It’s a time to explore, discover and celebrate one’s faith as well as celebrate Nordic cultural roots in the United States. For 22 years, The Norwegian Lutheran Memorial Church (Mindekirken) in Minneapolis, Minn., in cooperation...

New Air Service Agreements formally signed in Norway

New Air Services Agreements between Singapore and Norway, Denmark and Sweden, respectively, were formally signed today, June 10. Mr. Erik Lahnstein, State Secretary of the Royal Ministry of Transport and Communications, signed on behalf...