Norway

  • Peak season
    Nov 11, 2012 The Guardian
    Forgiving trees, great descents and powder fields ensure an influx of tourists in Sogndal, says Susan Greenwood
  • Moving ahead hand in hand
    Nov 11, 2012 By Chiranti Sengupta | Features Writer
    The UAE is Norway’s largest export market in the Middle East. The country’s ambassador, Åse Elin Bjerke, says a new agreement will boost trade volumes further
  • Boom time for corporate bonds
    Nov 11, 2012 Bloomberg
    With sales hitting 82 billion kroner and falling interest rates, the market looks ahead to a record-setting year
  • Riding on riches
    Nov 11, 2012 By Iona Stanley | Special to GN Focus
    Low interest rates, high income growth and high oil prices have secured Norway’s future
  • Shipper makes big waves
    Nov 11, 2012 By Stephen Treloar
    Norway’s Golar LNG orders its first floating LNG plant, entering a business long denied to shipping companies
  • Communication revolution
    Nov 11, 2012 By Magne Remoy | Special to GN Focus
    Staying connected in the maritime industry has never been easier
  • Importing the festive spirit
    Nov 11, 2012 By Chiranti Sengupta | Features Writer
    Norwegians bring their own flavour of food and fun to the UAE and find that the international mix is a happy one
  • The seafarers’ nation
    Nov 11, 2012 By Arno Maierbrugger | Special to GN Focus
    Norway’s maritime industry contributed about €15.5 billion to the country’s GDP last year. The sector is now at the forefront of global development
  • Keeping the oil barrel steady
    Nov 07, 2012 By Arno Maierbrugger | Special to GN Focus
    Despite exploration costs and a weak global economy, the oil and gas sector accounts for 47 per cent of Norway’s total export
  • Happy to pay taxes
    May 17, 2011 Gulf News Report
    A high cost of living notwithstanding, Norway ranked first in the UNDP Human Development Index for 2009-10. Faisal Khan examines the Scandinavian contradiction
  • Made in Norway
    May 17, 2011 By Sona Nambiar | Gulf News Report
    Simple, functional and radical, Norwegian designs are creating a stir worldwide
  • Clean, quiet, magical
    May 17, 2011 Gulf News Report
    Arno Maierbrugger is captivated by Oslo's many charms
  • Norwegian food
    May 17, 2011 By Sanaya Pavri | Feature Writer
    For sheer variety in ingredients, Norwegian food is second to none
  • All hands on deck
    May 17, 2011 By Arno Maierbrugger | Gulf News Report
    Norway's shipbuilding industry thinks out of the box to stay afloat in difficult times
  • Norwegian cinema
    May 17, 2011 By Sankar Sri Pillai | Staff Writer
    Norwegian cinema finds representation on the industry's most celebrated platforms
  • More than just commerce
    May 17, 2011 By Sanaya Pavri | Feature Writer
    Norway and the UAE share a bond built on trust