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Norway and Canada contribute to green shift in the mining industry

Norway is rich in minerals, but only a limited amount of resources is exploited today. Norway has raw mineral values worth up to 2 500 billion NOK, and a refined mineral market value of 8 000 billion NOK (study performed by NGU and NHO). To harness these resources, the Norwegian mining sector needs several things… Read More

Frankfurt

Frankfurt is taking position as FinTech market

Deutsche Börse’s FinTech Hub seeks potential partners for building a first network between Norwegian start-ups and their German counterparts and hubs. Norway, with its young and vibing start-up scene and its advanced measures within FinTech, have great potential in Germany. In 2016, Germany was ranked as the fourth largest FinTech market in in the world.… Read More

Fishing fleet

Large scale renewal of Russian fishing fleet

The Russian fishing fleet faces need for renewal.  Norwegian ship technologies are both known and popular in the Russian market, opening a potential large market for Norwegian maritime industry. The Russian fishing industry generates an annual income of circa 15 Billion Rubles for the state in the form of taxes, yet the fishing fleet is… Read More

Sweden Wood Building

Multi-storey wooden buildings are in focus in Sweden

The interest of multi-storey wooden buildings is increasing rapidly in Sweden. Today, only about 10 % of newly built multi-storey houses use wooden frames. Forecasts predict a sharp rise in this area. This growing trend is a good opportunity for the Norwegian building industry since we have a long tradition of using wood in residential… Read More

Moscow

Take your position in the Russian travel market!

Take part in Norwegian Travel Workshop in Moscow and St.Petersburg, the unique platform for establishing business in Russia. Russia is Norway’s largest neighboring country, with a population of 146 million people. A strengthened Russian rouble has generated a great potential for a tourist flow from this vast country. The increased purchasing power among consumers provides… Read More

Flowers are one of the main exports to the EU and Norway from Kenya, Photo: Thinkstock

Agribusiness Opportunities in Kenya

Agriculture, which includes aquaculture, is a major contributor to Kenya’s economy. It is the leading economic sector, accounting for 22% of the gross domestic product (GDP). The sector also accounts for more than 50% of Kenya’s total exports and provides more than 16% of formal employment in the private sector. Growth of the national economy… Read More

London

Five reasons to grow your fintech in London

London has been at the very heart of the global ‘fintech revolution’ for several years. Join leading industry players at London’s biggest fintech event – London Fintech Week – with a series of conferences, workshops, hackatons and meetups – and get the answers you need directly from the decision-makers.  London is frequently referred to as… Read More

World Efficiency Solutions

France offers a global arena for sustainable solutions

Climate change and depletion of resources are a fact. We are currently facing global environmental challenges that are driving a fast growing demand for sustainable solutions. Norwegian companies have potential to address these challenges as suppliers of innovative and competitive solutions within both services and technologies.   Norwegian companies aspiring to get in contact with… Read More

Photographing with smart phone the clock tower of the town hall in Munich city, Germany

Bits & pretzels: Bavaria could be the place for your tech-company

Silicon Valley, New York and Tokyo are leading hubs that are probably most associated with high-tech, startups and innovation. What, if you didn’t have to look so far away to find an active startup ecosystem for high-tech innovation and scientific development? Innovation Norway is now paving the way for Norwegian entrepreneurs in the south of… Read More

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Demands of functional food in Vietnam

There is a growing demand for vitamin supplements and other functional foods in the Vietnamese market. Norwegian players have just started entering the market. Møller liver fish oil and different Norwegian vitamin supplements are already distributed in pharmacies, specialty shops and online stores in Vietnam. As Vietnamese buyers highly value Norwegian supplements for quality and… Read More