Beer makers barred from showing beer in Norway

Beer makers barred from showing beer in Norway

Norwegian beer makers have reacted with fury to "surreal" rulings by two state agencies forbidding brewers from reviewing beer or showing pictures of beer on their own websites.

Norwegian billionaire to buy 10 oil tankers: report

Norwegian billionaire to buy 10 oil tankers: report

Norwegian-born shipping tycoon John Fredriksen plans to spend millions of dollars to buy 10 oil tankers, hoping that their fuel capacity will give him an edge in a market facing severe overcapacity, the Financial Times reported on Monday.

Norway sending Tooji to Eurovision Song Contest

Norway sending Tooji to Eurovision Song Contest

Norway has selected 24-year-old one-time refugee Tooji Keshtkar to represent the country at this year’s Eurovision Song Contest.

Ex-minister Siri Bjerke dies

Ex-minister Siri Bjerke dies

Norway’s former Minister for the Environment, Siri Bjerke, has died at the age of 53 after a long battle with cancer.

Princess Astrid celebrates 80th birthday

Princess Astrid celebrates 80th birthday

Princess Astrid celebrated her 80th birthday on Sunday evening with a dinner at the royal palace hosted by King Harald and Queen Sonja.