News and events
Changes in the Government
In an extraordinary session of the Council of State on 17 January 2018, the King made changes in the Norwegian Government.
EU and Norway to convene an extraordinary session of the international donor group for Palestine (AHLC)
Norway's Foreign Minister Ine Eriksen Søreide and EU's High Representative Federica Mogherini have decided to convene an extraordinary session of the international donor group for Palestine, the Ad Hoc Liaison Committee (AHLC).
Record number of licenses awarded for further exploration of the Norwegian continental shelf
The Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy offers the industry 75 production licenses on the Norwegian continental shelf in the Award in Pre-Defined Areas 2017 (APA 2017) licensing round.
Nytt reiseråd for Saudi-Arabia
Utenriksdepartementet oppfordrer reisende til å utvise aktsomhet ved reiser til eller opphold i Saudi-Arabia. Det frarådes mot alle reiser til eller opphold innenfor 50 kilometer fra grensen mot Jemen.
Norway provided more than NOK 2.5 billion to the Syria crisis in 2017
In 2017, Norway maintained its substantial humanitarian support for civilians affected by the conflict in Syria.