Tories want Scotland to follow Norway's health model - dofaq.com
norway

Tories want Scotland to follow Norway's health model

The Scotsman - 18 May 2018
The Tories are urging the Scottish Government to follow Norway's example of integrated health and social care as the NHS reels under the winter crisis. Shadow health secretary Miles Briggs says ministers should be closely examining how the Scandinavian ...
norway

Norway's $1 Trillion Wealth Fund Moves a Bit Closer to Oil Exit

Bloomberg - 22 May 2018
The fund shocked markets around the world in November when it asked for permission to divest oil and gas companies to reduce financial risk, arguing Norway as a whole is already heavily exposed to oil as western Europe's biggest petroleum producer.
norway

Norway registers lowest quarterly birth rate since 1985

The Local Norway - 22 May 2018
Net migration to Norway during the first quarter of this year was 5,500, but the net population change caused by births and deaths was just 1,700, according to figures from Statistics Norway (SSB). That compares with 2,400 in 2017 and 3,500 in 2016.
norway

Rising salmon death toll prompts Norway to take action

IntraFish - 23 May 2018
The largest loss figures are in western Norway and north to Hitra and Froya. No-one knows exactly why these figures vary so much, but most agree that action against lice plays an important role. Mechanical and thermal removal of salmon lice from large ...
norway

Norway's $1tn wealth fund moves closer to oil exit

Energy Voice - 23 May 2018
Norway's $1 trillion sovereign wealth fund cleared a hurdle on its proposed path to exiting oil and gas stocks. The fund won support from key academics at Norway's top universities, whose responses are part of a hearing process. But more weight will ...
norway

KI Mayor Peter Clements says Norway trip worthwhile

The Islander - 22 May 2018
KI MAYOR: Greenpeace Norway representative Martin Norman with Kangaroo Island mayor Peter Clements and the Wilderness Society's Luke Chamberlain at the Statoil-Equinor AGM in Stavanger Norway. Kangaroo Island mayor Peter Clements believes ...
norway

Investigators looking for cause of deadly fire in Norway

WGME - 22 May 2018
NORWAY (WGME) – Investigators are trying to figure out what started a deadly fire in the town of Norway. The smell of fire is still in the air. Neighbors describe the flames as being enormous, and there's significant damage to the home. Fire officials ...
norway

Norway's population hits 5.3 million

Views and News from Norway - 23 May 2018
Norway's population rose to just over 5.3 million during the first quarter of this year, largely a result of immigration. Fewer births and more deaths otherwise resulted in the lowest net population growth since 1985. State statistics bureau SSB ...
norway

Norway City Band prepares for another season of performances

Iron Mountain Daily News - 22 May 2018
Last year, over 60 musicians from near and far, high schoolers to 90 somethings, participated in six concerts, three parades, a picnic, and Memorial Day cemetery services. “I am looking forward to another great season for the Norway City Band,” said ...
norway

Faroe Petroleum commits to new drilling in Norway

insider.co.uk - 23 May 2018
Faroe Petroleum, the Aberdeen-based oil and gas company, is to drill a new exploration well in Norway. Together with its partner Point Resources, Faroe has committed to drill the Brasse East exploration well, expected to start in the final quarter of ...
norway

Norway's $1-trillion wealth fund moves closer to oil exit

WorldOil - 22 May 2018
The fund shocked markets around the world in November when it asked for permission to divest oil and gas companies to reduce financial risk, arguing Norway as a whole is already heavily exposed to oil as western Europe's biggest petroleum producer.
norway

HIVE Blockchain Completes Acquisition of Kolos Norway AS

Canada NewsWire (press release) - 22 May 2018
64-Hectare property provides the Company with significant expansion opportunities. BALLANGEN, Norway and VANCOUVER, May 22, 2018 /CNW/ - HIVE Blockchain Technologies Ltd. (TSX.V:HIVE) (OTC:HVBTF) (the "Company" or "HIVE") is pleased to ...
norway

Norway boys, Nordic girls earn Skyline titles

Escanaba Daily Press - 23 May 2018
“This was a great day for us,” said Norway coach Al Trudeau. “The kids ran extremely hard today. Several kids stepped in and took some places. Rapid River also didn't have 11 seniors today, so that helped us take first place. It's a long time since ...

What's New