Press Releases

Oct 15, 2014 12:29 BST NCC AB NCC has been commissioned to construct a new tunnel along the E134 highway between Gvammen and Århus in Telemark, Norway. The construction period will be four and a half years and the contract is worth SEK 1,140 million.

Northern Lights creates growth in the incentive market

Oct 15, 2014 06:59 BST VisitNorway Seeing the Northern Lights in Norway continues to top British people’s buckets lists, and it is not just the tourists that are travelling up North. The incentive market is booming, and the arctic city of Tromsø is well prepared with several new hotels this year.

Northern Lights boost tourism to Norway

Oct 15, 2014 06:00 BST VisitNorway Seeing the Northern Lights in Norway tops British people's buckets lists, and the best ‘solar weather’ for a decade is expected to attract a record number of visitors this winter.

Hop on the Northern Lights Express Train

Sep 29, 2014 11:41 BST VisitNorway New this winter, the Northern Lights Express Train offers visitors a different way to chase the lights. The journey takes you from the Arctic fjord city Narvik in Northern Norway, into the wilderness in Swedish Lapland. While spotting the lights is the prime goal, the journey also includes a visit to a Sami camp, an aurora photo tour, and a two-course gourmet meal.

Josef Albers – first solo exhibition in Norway

Sep 08, 2014 07:40 BST Henie Onstad Kunstsenter Following the exhibition Human Space Machine: Stage Experiments at the Bauhaus, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter (HOK) in Norway is proud to present an exhibition featuring the work of Josef Albers, one of the most influential Bauhaus artists. Welcome to the press preview of Josef Albers: Minimal Means, Maximum Effect at HOK on Thursday 16 September at 10 am.

Team Zietlow goes for third World Record Drive in Volkswagen Touareg

Sep 04, 2014 10:14 BST Volkswagen UK This September, a team composed of Rainer Zietlow, Marius Biela and Matthias Prillwitz will once again attempt a new spectacular record in a Volkswagen Touareg from Nordkapp, Norway, to Cape Agulhas, the southernmost point of Africa.

Emirates opens service from Oslo Airport

Sep 03, 2014 14:28 BST Oslo Lufthavn AS Norwegian travellers can now enjoy the benefits of daily flights to Dubai following the launch of Emirates’ service on Tuesday.

“A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity”

Aug 25, 2014 12:49 BST Nasjonalmuseet - Norway Jane Wentworth Associates will become the National Museum’s branding consultant in conjunction with the new museum at Vestbanen in Oslo. JWA has previously worked with institutions such as V&A, Tate, Guggenheim, and the National Gallery of Denmark.

Norway’s coolest cabin opens doors for hikers

Aug 20, 2014 16:29 BST VisitNorway High into the mountains in Northern Norway, you find the Rabot Mountain Cabin – the coolest cabin in Norway. With 30 beds, it welcomes hikers from all over the world to a design surprise on top of the mountain.

Paul Vuijsters new Country Manager for Netigate Norway

Aug 20, 2014 08:30 BST Netigate The Swedish company Netigate is one of Europe’s largest suppliers of software for online research and feedback management. Netigate has now appointed Paul Vuijsters as Country Manager for its Norwegian operations. The 34 year old was formerly chief consultant at Ramböll Management Consulting.