Norway scraps ‘knowledge’ test for Oslo taxi drivers

Norway scraps ‘knowledge’ test for Oslo taxi drivers

Taxi drivers in Oslo have for decades been required to pass a test demonstrating their near-encyclopaedic knowledge of the city’s streets and routes. But the test was recently scrapped overnight.

Driver caught by Norway speed camera seven times in eight days

Driver caught by Norway speed camera seven times in eight days

Man takes taxi from Copenhagen to Oslo, runs from fare

Man takes taxi from Copenhagen to Oslo, runs from fare

Uber puts brakes on services in Norway

Uber puts brakes on services in Norway

Norway taxi drivers hope for easing of ‘university level’ language requirement

Norway taxi drivers hope for easing of ‘university level’ language requirement

Norway police may charge Uber taxi driver

Norway police may charge Uber taxi driver

Uber hires lobbyist for planned Oslo launch

Uber hires lobbyist for planned Oslo launch

Norway airport launches first dog-sled taxis

Norway airport launches first dog-sled taxis

VIDEO: Blind charity advert goes viral

VIDEO: Blind charity advert goes viral

‘Taxi ride with PM made my bad back worse’

‘Taxi ride with PM made my bad back worse’

Norway PM’s taxi passengers were paid

Norway PM’s taxi passengers were paid

Bergen’s ‘bullet rickshaws’ ready to taxi

Bergen’s ‘bullet rickshaws’ ready to taxi