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‘Permittering’: Temporary Layoffs in Norway During the Coronavirus Crisis

More than 100,000 people have been temporarily laid off in Norway because of the coronavirus crisis. Many more will likely follow. Here's what “permittering” means during these highly unusual times. At the time of writing, an...
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Comparing Coronavirus Response in Norway & the UK

Norway and the UK are near neighbours and important trading partners. But their approaches to tackling the coronavirus outbreak have been starkly different. One British expat living in Norway takes a closer look. Regardless of your...