Tagged: Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg

Prime Minister Stoltenberg’s New Year’s Address

Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg addresses the country in honor of the New Year. Fellow countrymen, Two months ago, little Danica was born in Manila. She is world citizen number seven billion. In a few...

Håkonshallet celebrates 750 years

His Majesty King Harald was present when Haakon’s Hall was celebrated with a gala dinner Thursday evening. Haakon’s Hall is part of Bergenhus Fortress, and was built by King Håkon as a royal residence...

Prime Minister's Speech at the National Memorial Ceremony

On Sunday, August 21, 2011, Prime Minister Stoltenberg addressed the nation regarding the attacks of July 22. Following is the text of his speech. Your Majesties, Your Royal Highnesses, Ladies and gentlemen, Dear all...

Deforestation and climate change financing

Today, Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg gave Norway’s main address at the United Nations Climate Change Conference. He highlighted two areas that are crucial for the further negotiations: climate change financing and the establishment...

Suspected preparations to commit terrorist acts

The Norwegian Police Security Service (PST) has apprehended three individuals suspected of having prepared terrorist acts. “Terrorism creates fear and insecurity, and must be combated. We shall maintain and consolidate public security in Norway,”...

Stoltenberg co-chairs UN climate group

Norway’s Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg will lead the UN High-level Advisory Group on Climate Change Financing in developing countries. He succeeds former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown. Appointed by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, the...

Soldiers in Afghanistan protect Norway

The values that Norway marks the 17 May are the same as the Norwegian soldiers protect through its mission in Afghanistan, said Jens Stoltenberg, who Monday took the soldiers a visit. As the sun...

Stoltenberg fear new financial crisis

Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg fear another backlash that could break the world economy. The reason is debt problems in Greece and the fear that the big economic problems will spread to other debt-ridden countries,...

Trade and industry central in Norwegian-Russian relations

Bilateral trade relations are central when Russian President Dmitry Medvedev visits Norway. On 26 April the President participates with Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg at a major Norwegian-Russian trade and industry conference in Oslo. “I...