Tagged: Stavanger

Price increase for all house prices in Norway

In Norway house prices now match their peak from the summer of 2007 Apartments in Norway had the largest price increase from the second to the third quarter of 2009; 3.9 per cent. The prices...

Icelandair Expands Service for Summer 2010

As part of their upcoming summer schedule, Icelandair will begin service to Trondheim, Norway with flights twice a week, on Mondays and Thursdays starting early June, 2010. This service will also  incorporate a stop...

Norwegian Belarusian Waltz nominated for an Emmy

For the first time a Norwegian documentary has been nominated for an Emmy, the Oscar of the TV world. Produced by Torstein Grude, for Stavanger-based Piraya Film, Polish director Andrzej Fidyk’s Belarusian Waltz will...

Det norske and Aker Exploration to merge

On Ag. 25, Det norske oljeselskap ASA and Aker Exploration ASA announced they are merging “to realise their shared ambition of creating a bigger and more dynamic oil company.” As a result of the merger alone,...

StatoilHydro: Power line in place

The 13-kilometre submarine cable to carry electricity from the Hywind floating wind turbine has now been installed and tested in the sea north-west of Stavanger, writes StatoiHydro on their web site. Once generation starts,...

Soccer: Norwegian host cities chosen for WC 2016

Oslo, Stavanger, Trondheim and Lillestrøm will be host cities for the Football World Cup 2016, if Norway and Sweden will be chosen co-hosts for the World Championships. Bodø and Bergen were left out. All...