The Ibsen Festival, hosted by the National Theatre of Norway, takes place every two years in the capital city of Norway to celebrate Norway’s greatest playwright. This year’s festival opens on the 8 September and ends on the 24.

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2016-09-17 ‘Since 2002, the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria has saved more than 20 million lives. Norway has been a key supporter of the Global Fund from the outset. We are now increasing Norway’s contribution, and will provide NOK 2 billion in support for the period 2017-2019,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende.

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In order to provide better and more convenient service for tourists, students, business travellers and those who wish to visit family members in Norway, the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Beijing has authorized VFS Global to run a Norwegian Visa Application Center in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. The Visa Application Center will open on 10 October 2016.

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2016-09-02 'Gender equality and women's rights are key to promoting development. A new era requires new answers, and we are now modernising our approach to these issues. I am therefore pleased to present a new ambitious Action Plan for Women's Rights and Gender Equality in Foreign and Development Policy,' said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende.

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Oslo Architecture Triennale (OAT), the Nordic region’s biggest architecture festival, will be held from 8 September to 27 November in Oslo.

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Photo:  Sven Gj. Gjeruldsen, Det kongelige hoff.

This year The King and Queen’s 25th year jubilee as Norway’s Royal couple is being celebrated in many different events across the nation. One of these was the Garden party in the Their Majesties The King and Queen’s own backyard, the Palace Park. The 1500 guests came from all over the country, including Svalbard and included the political leadership, spearheaded by Prime Minister Erna Solberg,...

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Den norske ambassaden i Beijing og de norske generalkonsulatene i Shanghai og Guangzhou utlyser nå praktikantopphold for våren 2017.

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