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Craig Alibone Chocolates in Bodø

Craig Alibone: Chocolate Creations in Bodø

Meet the British pastry chef making a sweet living in Bodø. British pastry chef Craig Alibone fulfilled a lifelong dream last month by opening his very own patisserie in the northern city of Bodo. I recently visited...
David on the mountain

Freelancing in Norway

Becoming self-employed in Norway is a popular choice for expats, especially the partners of oil industry workers or citizens of EEA countries for whom residency is a relatively simple process. I've been working for myself for two years...
Stortinget

Norway Cuts Taxes In Response To Oil Slowdown

In an attempt to encourage employment, growth and a structural adjustment in the economy, Norway's centre-right coalition government has announced big tax cuts in the 2016 budget proposal. “The 2016 fiscal budget will help dampen the macroeconomic effects...
Nolan Bushnell Trondheim

Silicon Valley Comes to Trondheim

Some of the biggest names in Silicon Valley are to visit Trondheim in March for the Technoport 2015 innovation conference. Speakers from Silicon Valley include Nolan Bushnell, the founder of the Atari Corporation and founding father...
Stortinget in Oslo

Norway’s Changing Economy

Since last autumn we've had a centre-right coalition governing in Norway. Although the Labour party won the popular vote, their former coalition partners lost support and so they were unable to garner enough support from the left or centre of the Norwegian political...
Coworking in Stavanger Norway

Coworking Space Opens in Stavanger

Mess & Order, a co-working space in Stavanger opened on September 15 joining MESH in Oslo and DIGS in Trondheim as well as other co-working spaces around Norway. Mess & Order is an entrepreneurial work space,...
DIGS logo

Introducing DIGS, Trondheim’s co-working space

A little over one year ago I quit my job, moved to Trondheim, and set up shop as a freelancer. Aside from how I would pay my bills and put bread on the table, my biggest...
Norwegian business

Business Forms in Norway

One of the first decisions you need to make in your business plan is what corporate form to register. Here we outline the basic features of each, focusing on the main differences of personal rights and...
Entrepreneurs in Norway

Business Ideas for Expats

If you're struggling to find a job in Norway, starting a business could be for you. Expats all over the world have set up successful businesses, often taking advantage of their unique perspectives or ties to...