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Welcome Back to Norway, Maud!

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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...
Oslo – the Nordic City of Light

Oslo – the Nordic City of Light

Norway’s capital city offers a lively mix of galleries, museums, shops, restaurants and nightlife, with magnificent forests, islands, ski trails and the beautiful Oslo...

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Some of the most stunning churches in the world are also some of the simplest. Stave churches are considered to be among the most...
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The Oslo Accords Made Into Thrilling Broadway Production

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