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Melting Ice Reveals Ancient Arrows in Norway

Climate change has revealed a huge haul of ancient arrows from a small ice patch in Norway’s Jotunheimen National Park. Rising temperatures have revealed an extraordinary number of arrows from a single ice patch in Norway over...
Exterior of Ikea Furuset in Oslo, Norway

IKEA Signs Work Agreement for Immigrants in Norway

Norway’s Labour and Welfare Administration (NAV) has signed a deal with IKEA to help get more immigrants into the workplace. Refugees and immigrants are among those struggling hardest in the labour market in the wake of...
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48: Bodø/Glimt’s Sensational Season

Life in Norway Show Episode 48: British football coach Gregg Broughton joins us to talk about life in northern Norway working for the new Norwegian champions. Welcome to the latest episode of the Life in Norway...
Norway border control quarantine concept

Coronavirus in Norway: The Latest News on the COVID-19 Outbreak

UPDATED 22 NOV: Norway's prime minister has advised everyone to “stay at home” as the country grapples with a rising infection rate. Additional restrictions are in place in Oslo and Bergen. Most people arriving in Norway...
Shopping on Bryggen in Bergen, Norway

Shopping in Norway: Everything You Need to Know

Buying even the most everyday items can be confusing when moving to a different country. Here’s our complete guide to shopping in Norway. From everyday essentials to furniture and white goods, shopping in Norway can be...
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Ultimate Viking: Game of Thrones Star’s TV Show is Greenlit

Ultimate Viking, the brainchild of Norwegian actor Kristofer Hivju and his wife, has been greenlit by the Smithsonian Channel. From the brains of one of Norway’s most loved actors comes a new Viking-themed competitive adventure series...
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Beforeigners: HBO’s Bizzare Must-Watch Norwegian TV Series

HBO Europe can’t be accused of playing it safe in their first Norwegian language production. The Beforeigners TV series is entertaining and thought-provoking. If you’re looking for a new binge-worthy series, the six-episode first season of...
A shopping centre in Norway

47: Shopping Habits in Norway

Life in Norway Show Episode 47: Paul Harrison from the Kelkoo Group joins the show to talk about shopping habits in Norway, from price sensitivity to mobile payments and more. Welcome to the latest episode of...
Oil money in Norway

Norway Oil Fund Hits All-Time High

Norway’s savings account has hit an all-time high valuation following a stock market rise and depreciation of the krone. This morning, Norway’s oil fund hit a new all-time high value of NOK 10.93 trillion. Written out...
View from the Oslo to Bergen train

How to Travel From Oslo to Bergen

Whether you're a resident or tourist, travel between Oslo and Bergen is a common need. Here's what you need to know about your options for travelling between Norway's two biggest cities. Oslo and Bergen are the...