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Football World Cup fans

Nordics Plan Bid for 2027 Women’s World Cup

The Nordic nations are considering a joint bid to host the 2027 Women's World Cup. The six Nordic football federations – Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Iceland and the Faroe Islands – met earlier this month to...
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Brexit: A Norwegian View

Could Norway’s relationship with EU be the answer for a post-Brexit Britain? The UK parliament’s rejection of the government’s Brexit deal has put the idea of a “Norway-plus” model back on the table as a possible...
Stortinget, the Norwegian Parliament, in Oslo

Government Expands, Achieves Majority

Norway's centre-right government now has a majority as the Christian Democrats join the coalition. After long negotiations, the Christian Democrats (Kristelig Folkeparti, KrF) are to join the current Norwegian coalition government. Not everyone is pleased, most...
Ole Gunnar Solskjær

Solskjær to Manage Manchester United

European Cup winner Ole Gunnar Solskjær is to take temporary charge of one of the world's biggest football clubs. “A great day for Norwegian football”, tweeted Norway's Prime Minister Erna Solberg on the news that one...
Hålogalandsbrua in northern Norway

Hålogaland Bridge Opens

A new landmark suspension bridge in northern Norway has opened to the public. Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg cut the ribbon on the Hålogaland Bridge, a new suspension bridge that cuts the travel time from Narvik...
Short-term rental property in Norway

Short-Term Rental Crackdown in Norway

New government legislation could restrict the growth of short-term rental platforms like AirBnB in Norway. Considering real estate investment in Norway? Take note! As seen in many popular European destinations, the government is considering new legislation...
Ada Hegerberg Norwegian footballer

Ada Hegerberg: Ballon d’Or Winner

The Norwegian footballer wins the first ever female Ballon D'or trophy for the world's best player. Congratulations Ada Hegerberg! At just 23 the Olympique Lyonnais forward has been named as the world's best female football player. The...
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Rosenborg Win Domestic Double

Despite continued struggles in Europe, Rosenborg won the Norwegian Cup at a canter. The Norwegian champions put their Europa League struggles behind them to thrash Strømsgodset 4-1 in the Norwegian Cup Final to record their third domestic...
Hacking threat to Norway

Norway At Risk From Foreign Hackers

The international threat to Norway’s critical IT infrastructure is growing, a new report says. The Norwegian National Security Authority (NSM) is the Norwegian security authority responsible for protecting the country’s national IT infrastructure. Their new report...
Brexit agreement with Norway

UK & Norway Agree ‘No Deal’ Brexit Deal

British citizens living in Norway have received some rare good news with a surprise announcement today. The UK and Norway have agreed a deal to protect the rights of each-others’ citizens even if there is a...