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Costly to be a Norwegian citizen

It costs to become a Norwegian citizen. Since 2005, the price to apply for citizenship rose from 1,000 to 2,500 NOK. Meanwhile, the price of passports and driving licenses declined. To obtain a permanent...

Money supply increases

The twelve-month growth in total money supply (M2) was 2.6 per cent to end-June, up from 1.1 per cent to end-May. The increase in the M2 growth came from enterprises and households. The total...

Norwegian GDP second highest in Europe

  Luxembourg and Norway head GDP comparison According to figures recently released by Eurostat, Norway had the second highest price level adjusted gross domestic product (GDP) per capita in Europe in 2008. GDP per...

Hurum admits to paying for Ida fossil

OSLO, Norway, May 28 (UPI) — Norwegian paleontologist Jorn Hurum says he paid nearly $750,000 for Ida the fossil, which he suspects is an evolutionary missing link. Hurum said he had no regrets regarding...