Tagged: Ministry of Defense

Desire for broad cooperation in the North

“In order to maintain an effective operational defence we have to work closely together with our European neighbours,” says defence minister Grete Faremo following the extended Nordic-Baltic meeting of defence ministers held in Oslo...

Increased expenses to Norwegian forces abroad

The Norwegian Armed Forces show stable wage costs and costs of goods and services from 2005 to 2008. Additional costs to the forces abroad, however, increased by 59 percent in the same period. Statistics...

Norway selects XOmail communication system

Norwegian defense authorities selected Thales to provide its interoperable communication system supporting secure information transmission initiatives. European defense company Thales received the follow-on contract from the Norwegian Defense Procurement Division to extend its XOmail...

New strategic concept for the Norwegian Armed Forces

The new strategic concept for the Norwegian Armed Forces is now available in English. Follow this link for the pdf-version of “Capable Force”. The concept was published in Norwegian in September 2009. For more information...