Tagged: Helga Pedersen

Labor lands top posts in Norway’s Parliament

Labor Party veterans will be taking over top posts when Norway’s Parliament reconvenes next week. The Labor Party’s Dag Terje Andersen leaves the post as Minister of Labor and Social Inclusion to become the...

New Norwegian strategy for marine bioprospecting

Minister of Fisheries and Coastal Affairs Helga Pedersen and State Secretary in the Ministry of Trade and Industry Rikke Lind presented the Norwegian government’s national strategy for marine bioprospecting in Tromsø today. “Norway has...

Redox wins the Innovation Prize in Trondheim

Altogether 17 candidates from Norway and a number of other countries had submitted their candidacies to this year’s Innovation Prize at Aqua Nor in Trondheim. That is twice as many as any time before,...

Scotland and Norway sign memorandum

Today, August 17, Scotland and Norway have signed a Memorandum of Undersanding (MoU) on aquaculture. “We can learn from each other, and develop our industries even further,” says the Norwegian Minister of Fisheries and...

H.M. King Harald V to open Aqua Nor 2009 in Trondheim

H.M. King Harald of Norway will officially open Aqua Nor 2009 in Trondheim on August 18, 2009. Minister of Fisheries and Coastal Affairs, Mrs. Helga Pedersen, will also be in attendance together with dignitaries...

Not pleased with Russian law on fish deliveries

The Norwegian Minister of Fisheries Helga Pedersen is not pleased with the new Russian law on fisheries demanding that all fish caught in Russian economic zone shall be delivered in Russian ports. “I would...