Norway’s prosperity down to ‘luck’: professor

Norway’s prosperity down to ‘luck’: professor

Norway's recent good fortunes are down to some lucky economic factors that hide the true story of the nation's economic situation, said a leading expert.

Norway’s high household debt shaking economy

Norway’s high household debt shaking economy

The debts of Norwegian households have grown faster than their income during the last few years, making the Norwegian economy vulnerable, said a report on Tuesday.

Ødegaard hailed as world’s top football talent

Ødegaard hailed as world’s top football talent

Norwegian soccer sensation has been voted top of the polls by pundits who deemed the 15-year-old the world's greatest football talent, it was announced on Tuesday.

Worker defrauds her own bank of millions

Worker defrauds her own bank of millions

A Norwegian bank worker has been charged on Tuesday with embezzling 19.5 million kroner ($2.9 million) from several banks in south-east Norway over a six year period.

Norway’s unwelcome risk for Swede guest workers

Norway’s unwelcome risk for Swede guest workers

Young Swedes, keen to take advantage of higher Norwegian salaries and abundant work opportunities, are being warned they run the risk of unscrupulous employers and poor work conditions.