Tagged: Olso

Human rights forum in Oslo

Rarely have so many prominent participants been gathered to discuss human rights. The Oslo Freedom Forum aims at establishing a conference for human rights that can be as important as Davos is for economical...

Canada eyes Arctic Research Centre in Oslo

  Canada will open an international Arctic research centre in Oslo as part of a new diplomatic effort to defend the country’s interests in the far north, reports the The Canadian Press. The new centre...

Sri Lankan Tamils on hunger strike in Oslo

On April 8 about 20 Sri Lankan Tamils held a hunger strike outside Norway’s government offices in Oslo, which they had blocked for the second straight day. Hundreds of Norwegian Tamils urging Norwegian government to...

Soccer: Norway wins 3-2 in friendly against Finland

Morten Gamst Pedersen from Vadsø, Finnmark scored an injury-time winning goal today (April 1) to give Norway a 3-2 victory over Finland in a friendly at Ullevaal Stadium in Oslo. John Arne Riise, who currently is playing...

Hotels in Norway No Longer Most Expensive in Europe

  New research from the website hotels.com shows that Norway is no longer the most expensive country in Europe when it comes to hotels. Hotels in both Switzerland and Denmark cost more than hotels...