Passionate Norwegian Singer/Songwriter

Passionate Norwegian Singer/Songwriter

Pål Moddi Knutsen, known as Moddi, is a passionate Norwegian singer/songwriter from the island of Senja. His collection of songs, Unsongs, have at one stage...
Norway - Europe's Most Beautiful Country

Norway – Europe’s Most Beautiful Country

Destination expert Fred Mawer calls Norway “Europe’s most beautiful country” in an article in the British paper The Telegraph on 3 August 2017. He and...

High Mountain Biking in Northern Norway

Experience the beautiful surroundings in Narvik. The city is located by the emerald-colored Ofot fjord, where vessels ship iron ore all over the world....

New Food Prize Celebrates Nordic Cuisine

On 24 August 2017 the Nordic food award ‘Embla’ is handed out for the first time at an award ceremony in Copenhagen City Hall. The...
Income and Tax Transparency in Norway and Sweden

Income and Tax Transparency in Norway and Sweden

Different cultures have different ideas about privacy. The practice of revealing everybody’s salaries in Norway and Sweden dates back to the 18th century. Norway has...
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Tourists to the Famed Pulpit Rock in Norway Fooled by Google Maps

The small Norwegian town Fossmork has been overrun by tourists looking for the famous Pulpit Rock (Preikestolen). The reason? A mistake in Google maps. Local...
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The Sky is No Limit for Norwegian Entrepreneur

Norwegian entrepreneur Stian Rustad (44), founder and co-founder of almost 40 companies, was interviewed by Daily Scandinavian in the beginning of this month. He...
Norwegian Zero Emissions Ship Without Crew

Norwegian Zero Emissions Ship Without Crew

Two Norwegian companies, Kongsberg and the chemical company Yara have teamed up for the launch if the world’s first fully autonomous, zero-emissions ship. Operation is...
What Tourists Want to Know Before Visiting Norway

What Tourists Want to Know Before Visiting Norway

Natural wonders, fjords and glaciers, and northern lights are the most sought after search terms when foreigners consider a trip to Norway.  A report...
Norway’s Maritime "Information Highway"

Norway’s Maritime “Information Highway”

Norway has developed the first wireless network at sea to tackle oil spills. The Maritime Broadband Radio is developed for use in maritime applications...

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