Woman on trial for 12m Justin Bieber fraud

Woman on trial for 12m Justin Bieber fraud

A woman in Norway is being tried for defrauding Justin Bieber fans of nearly twelve million Norwegian kroner ($1.9m) by taking money for concert tickets which she never delivered.

Sweden beats Norway in all key adult skills: OECD

Sweden beats Norway in all key adult skills: OECD

Norwegians fall behind Swedes in reading, arithmetic, and computer skills, according to a new OECD survey of countries' adult skills.

A fifth of young workers in Oslo are now Swedish

A fifth of young workers in Oslo are now Swedish

Swedes drawn across the border by the promise of higher salaries now make up a fifth of all young people working in Oslo, new figures from the University of Oslo's Frisch Centre have shown.

Target of US Somalia raid lived in Norway

Target of US Somalia raid lived in Norway

The target of the US Navy Seals raid in Somalia over the weekend has lived in Norway and was probably carrying Norwegian travel documents, TV2 has reported.

New Norway gov to steer oil fund to new markets

New Norway gov to steer oil fund to new markets

Norway's incoming government has pledged to draw up a new investment strategy for the country's vast $720bn sovereign wealth fund, increasing its investments in emerging markets, sustainable companies and renewable energy.

New Norway gov agrees ‘historic’ coalition deal

New Norway gov agrees ‘historic’ coalition deal

Norway's two incoming government parties agreed a coalition agreement on Monday promising to cut taxes, strip away unnecessary regulation, tighten immigration rules, and spend more on infrastructure.