‘No discussion of bankruptcy’: Norwegian

‘No discussion of bankruptcy’: Norwegian

Norwegian Air Shuttle’s chairman on Monday denied that the company’s board planned to bankrupt its local Norwegian subsidiary, after directors met for a six-hour emergency meeting over an ongoing pilot strike.

Norwegian Air pilots braced for bankrupcty

Norwegian Air pilots braced for bankrupcty

Norway’s pilot unions were braced on Monday for Norwegian Air Shuttle to bankrupt its local subsidiary in a strategy they decried as “outrageous union-busting”.

VIDEO: Bird’s eye view of Lofoten in winter

VIDEO: Bird’s eye view of Lofoten in winter

Moscow-based filmmaker Igor Byrko has has just released a beautiful birds-eye film of the Lofoten Islands in mid January, using a drone to pan over the ice-strewn shores, fishing villages, and dazzling peaks of one of Norway’s most beautiful regions.

BBC to run Norway-inspired ‘slow week’

BBC to run Norway-inspired ‘slow week’

Britain’s BBC has woken up to Norway's 'Slow TV' trend, scheduling a 'slow week' in June featuring programming inspired by NRK’s snail-paced spectaculars.

Norway signs deal to rent Dutch prison places

Norway signs deal to rent Dutch prison places

Norway on Monday signed a deal to rent 242 prison places in The Netherlands, hoping to cut the queue of Norwegian criminals waiting to serve their sentences.