Tagged: Sarah Bostock

Scandinavians tackle food waste

An environmentally-conscious app aims to save food Michael Sandelson & Sarah Bostock The Foreigner “Too Good To Go” was conceived by two Danes and a Norwegian. The company has signed up hundreds of restaurants...

Oslo airlines go greener

Oslo Gardermoen is the first airport in the world to offer jet biofuel through the normal supply mechanism Sarah Bostock The Foreigner Airplanes that refuel at Oslo Airport now have the option of biofuel...

“Norway will become poorer,” OECD says

Norway could lose two-thirds of oil wealth Sarah Bostock & Michael Sandelson The Foreigner The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development lists challenges for the Scandinavian country in its 2016 Economic Survey of Norway....

Royals’ Silver Jubilee

Their Majesties King Harald V and Queen Sonja of Norway mark 25 years on the throne with entertainment and performances in Oslo Sarah Bostock & Michael Sandelson The Foreigner The weekend of celebrations began...

NAS US license battle continues

Further questions about Norwegian Air Shuttle’s US expansion Michael Sandelson & Sarah Bostock The Foreigner Six unions have voiced their opposition to the low-cost carrier’s latest plans. Norway-registered parent company Norwegian Air Shuttle (NAS)...

Nobel Peace Prize awarded

Winner The Quartet feels gratitude, resolves to keep working despite the danger Sarah Bostock The Foreigner “We shed tears of joy [when] we learned that we had been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for...

Dams fail future climate target

173 dams in the highest consequence class are potentially vulnerable to floods Sarah Bostock The Foreigner Thirty-nine percent of Norway’s dams in the highest consequence class are potentially vulnerable to floods, a Norwegian Water...

KitKat patent rejected

The shape of Nestlé’s candy bar deemed not sufficiently distinctive Michael Sandelson & Sarah Bostock The Foreigner On September 16, Court of Justice of the EU (CJEU) judges ruled that the KitKat shape was...

NGO criticizes Syria response

Norway Peace Council organizes demonstration in Oslo as increasing numbers of refugees seek asylum Michael Sandelson & Sarah Bostock The Foreigner “Norway is known for its humanitarian record. It is inappropriate and baffling that...

Arctic exhibition park possible

Svalbard could get its own “Jurassic Park,” showcasing fossils from the archipelago Sarah Bostock The Foreigner Behind the initiative to create a domed park to exhibit fossils is the Svalbard Museum, located in Longyearbyen....