Tagged: transportation

horse-drawn cabs

Horse-drawn cabs in Oslo?

One company has applied to run a horse-drawn carriage service in the Norwegian capital The Local www.thelocal.no A riding center has applied for permission to run a horse-drawn carriage service in the Norwegian capital...

Household expenditure increased 7.8 per cent

Private households spent an average of NOK 395,000 per year on expenditure in the period 2007-2009; a real increase of 7.8 per cent compared with the period 2004-2006. Due to small yearly samples, it...

Fewer taxi trips

The average taxi trip per capita fell by 14 percent from 7.4 taxi trips in 2008 to 6.4 taxi trips in 2009. A similar decline was also registered on the other indicators in 2009...

U.S. helps Stolt-Nielsen ship drifting off Somalia

  A vessel belonging to chemical tanker group Stolt-Nielsen, which has been drifting unprotected off the coast of Somalia for days, has received help from the United States navy, Reuters reported on April 27. The...

Trampe Bicycle Lift in Trondheim

Hilly cities normally have a low share of cycling. How come that Trondheim, the third largest city of Norway, has the highest share of cycling compared to all the other Norwegian cities? We believe...