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Sydney FC midfielder is Norway-bound

Sydney FC midfielder Patrick Yazbek will join Socceroos pair Nick D’Agostino and Gianni Stensness at Norwegian top-flight outfit Viking FK. Yazbek, 20, will move to Norway following the Sky Blues’ clash with Brisbane Roar on February 18. The transfer fee is rumoured to be worth about $750,000, a record amount for a Sky Blues academy […]

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Elkem curtails production capacity at Bremanger in Norway |

Elkem has decided to partially curtail its production at Bremanger in Norway by temporarily shutting down one furnace. This is due to lower silicon sales and high power prices. The decision will have no impact on customers or employees. Elkem’s plant in Bremanger manufactures metallurgic silicon-based products for the world market. For iron foundries, the […]

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Norway PM says oil profile to fund more aid to Ukraine

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Prime Minister Jonas Gahr Støre of Norway said Thursday that the oil-rich Scandinavian country will become one of the world’s top donors to Ukraine when his two-party center-left government presents another planned military and civilian aid package. Norway’s profits from oil will finance the additional aid, and there will be a […]

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Getting back on track: Norway rebounds from 1st loss, tops

Norway’s Jada Freudinger (31) elevates over Kingsford defender Elaina Bortolini (30) for a bucket during Tuesday night’s nonconference clash between the neighboring girls varsity basketball rivals at Norway High School. After losing their first game of the 2022-23 season Friday to Niagara, the Knights rebounded to beat the Flivvers and improve to 15-1 overall. (Terry […]

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The growing partnership between the citizen soldiers of Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota and Norway are bound together by shared heritage and climate.  We also share a legacy of hosting the longest-running troop exchange in the history of the United States Department of Defense. Last fall, Norwegian troops were in Minnesota at Camp Ripley to train with the Minnesota National Guard. “The most important part […]

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Norway urged to step up Ukraine support after profiting from war

Norwegian academics, rights campaigners, bestselling authors and a former minister have urged Oslo to increase its support for Ukraine, saying the government must do more to help after earning billions in extra oil and gas revenue from Russia’s war. In a letter published in the VG tabloid, signatories including the former foreign minister Knut Vollebæk, […]

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Norway Introduces New Package of Sanctions for Russia –

The Norwegian authorities have announced that the country has decided to introduce a new round of sanctions against Russia. According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Norway, the decision of the country to introduce a new package of sanctions for Russia was taken in line with the EU’s adoption of new measures that took […]

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Norway needs 40 TWh of new power output by 2030 – panel | Montel

Norway needs 40 TWh of new power output by 2030 – panel Montel Source link

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Arctic cold ‘no sweat’ for electric cars in Norway

Issued on: 01/02/2023 – 04:02Modified: 01/02/2023 – 04:00 Jessheim (Norway) (AFP) – Norwegian electric car owners have a word for the way they feel when they look nervously at their battery indicators while driving in subfreezing weather: “rekkevideangst”, or “range anxiety”. Tesla owner Philip Benassi has experienced it on cold winter days, but like other […]

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Norway MFA: “We Need This Forum in These Times”

Norwegian Foreign Minister Anniken Huitfeldt (Ap) officially opened the Arctic Mayors’ Forum Secretariat in Tromsø at Tromsø City Hall Tuesday. Mayors from seven of the 14 members attended  the occasion. “We need the Arctic Mayor´s forum in these times. We need the local strong voices. The MFA is proud to support the forum”, said Huitfeldt […]