Tagged: Høyre

Conservative Party is No. 1 in latest poll

The Conservative Party (Høyre) tops the May poll conducted by polling company Opinion, and is now Norway’s largest political party, supported by more than 30 percent of the voters. The right-wing Progress Party (FrP)...

Agreement reached on controversial Data Retention Directive

The Conservative Party (Høyre) and Prime Minister Stoltenberg’s Labor Party (AP) have reached agreement on including the controversial EU Data Retention Directive in Norwegian law. Høyre obtained acceptance for its view that data storage time be...

Oslo Council rejects Muslim school proposal

A majority in Oslo municipal council, consisting of the Labor Party (Ap), Socialist Left Party (SV), Red and Progress Party (Frp), rejected on March 4 a proposal to establish a Muslim school in the...

Latest Poll: New Low for the Conservatives

The latest poll from Sentio, made for Bergens Tidende, shows a historic low for the Conservative Party (Høyre). The party now has the support of only 13.4 per cent of the electorate, according to Sentio.The...