Life in Norway ranked world’s best for 12th year

Life in Norway ranked world’s best for 12th year

Norway has been ranked the world’s best country to live in for the twelfth year in a row, in the annual benchmark report on human development published by the UN Development Programme.

Young Swedes leave Norway as oil boom ends

Young Swedes leave Norway as oil boom ends

Young Swedes drawn to Norway by the high salaries on offer in restaurants, shops and bars, are starting to go home as the country’s oil-powered boom peters out.

‘We will continue with oil and gas’: Norway PM

‘We will continue with oil and gas’: Norway PM

Norway’s prime minister has dismissed calls for an end to further offshore oil and gas exploration in her country, after nearly 200 countries signed a historic deal on Saturday to push for zero net emissions in the second half of the century.