Stortinget vedtok den 6. desember 2018 at alle som er eller ønsker å bli norske statsborgere skal kunne ha dobbelt statsborgerskap.
100 year old veteran awarded Norway’s Defence Medal and Commemorative Medal
Mr. Percy Danby, who turned 100 years old this year, participated in the Battle of Narvik, Northern Norway, during the Second World War.
New Honorary Consul in Winnipeg
After being the Honorary Consul in Winnipeg since 2004, Natalie Denesovych is retiring from the position. Diana King is the new Honorary Consul.
Ambassador Ovind awarded the Louie Kamookak Medal
Norway’s Ambassador Anne Kari H. Ovind has been awarded the inaugural Louie Kamookak Medal from the Royal Canadian Geographical Society (RCGS).
Foreign Minister to attend Ottawa Ministerial Meeting on WTO Reform
Minister of Foreign Affairs Ine Eriksen Søreide is attending the Ottawa Ministerial Meeting on WTO Reform in Ottawa on 24 and 25 October.
Training together to keep our Alliance strong
The tiny village of Gåsbakken, situated in the middle of Norway, is about to have its population of 540 inhabitants double in size.
The Standing Committee of Health and Care Services to visit Canada
The Standing Committee of Health and Care Services of the Storting (the Norwegian Parliament) are visiting Toronto from 11th to 15th September.
New Honorary Consul General in Vancouver
After 20 years of service to Norway, Honorary Consul General Mr. Stein Gudmundseth is retiring from the position. Mr. Randy J. Kaardal is the new Honorary Consul General.
Old banknotes taken out of circulation
The old series of Norway’s 100-krone and 200-krone notes are no longer legal tender after 30 May 2018. However, old banknotes can be exchanged. Here is how to proceed.
Embassy closed Monday July 2, 2018
The Embassy will be closed on Monday, July 2nd for Canada Day (observed). The Embassy will reopen on Tuesday, July 3rd at 9:00 am.
Prime Minister Solberg at G7 Outreach Session
Norway’s Prime Minister Erna Solberg participated at the G7 Outreach Session on oceans in Charlevoix on June 9, 2018.