Skalere raskere i New York?

Innovasjon Norge samarbeider med en av New Yorks mest suksessrike akseleratorer, ERA (Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerators) om et akseleratorprogram i New York. Dette er et program for norske oppstartsbedrifter som vurderer å etablere seg i New York. Foto: David DiGregorio / Innovasjon Norge. Programmet gir kvalifiserte kandidater tre måneders intens oppfølging, rådgivning og verdifulle en-til-en sesjoner… Read More

Canada healt agreement

Medtech Agreement with Canada Demonstrates Abundant Opportunity

An agreement signed between Oslo Medtech and MaRS opens markets for Norwegian companies to sell their technologies directly into hospitals and elderly care facilities in Canada. This global growth project will assist Norwegian medtech companies in approaching the Canadian healthcare mark

Norwegian salmon

Demand for Norwegian salmon in South Africa

 Africa is one of the continents in the world that is experiencing rapid economic growth.  This economic development means that a growing number of consumers have purchasing power for goods and services.  South Africa is one such market in which the demand for Norwegian salmon has increased dramatically. Export statistics from Norway to South Africa… Read More

Bandar Abbas, Iran

Er Iran et marked for dere?

I dagens Iran finnes et spennende marked for norsk sjømat-, marin leverandørindustri og maritim næring. Landet vil investere i egen oppdrettsnæring, og når grensene åpnes gir dette nye muligheter for eksport av norsk sjømat og norsk teknologi og kompetanse. Bli med på høstens næringslivsdelegasjon til Iran og utforsk mulighetene landet har å by på for… Read More

School of Sardines

France: Marine Renewable Energy as part of the climate solution

The convention Seanergy Biarritz 2016 aims to create synergies and partnerships between stakeholders from the whole Marine Renewable Energy sector, and is part of France’s efforts towards an energy transition for green growth. INTPOW and several Norwegian offshore wind companies will attend the convention. The French law on energy transition for green growth, as of… Read More

Rio Oil@Gas

Brazil – what’s up?

News from Brazil these days are ominous. With the Olympic games coming up, we read about Zika, collapsed bike roads, delayed construction work and a political turmoil that will probably make the history books. But is this the whole picture? As usual, there’s more going on than reaches the news. In spite of the negative… Read More

Toronto, Canada

The ‘innovation agenda’ isn’t just tech – it’s also social

Just like Norway, Canada is moving from a resource-based economy to one based on knowledge, creativity, sustainability and social responsibility. Both countries are full of vibrant entrepreneurs, creating meaningful work, new innovations and building the economy of the future. Entrepreneurs and innovators are our greatest “natural” resources – up for the challenge of creating jobs… Read More

Aquaculture: Huge opportunities in South Africa

Aquaculture currently makes minimal contribution to regional fishery production in Africa but there is a huge opportunity to make up the growing shortfall in African fish supply, which estimates to rise to 1.8 mill tons by 2030.  While the disposable of African consumers is increasing, average income are relatively low. This translates into a preference… Read More

China-Europe block train

En ny silkevei på skinner – utbygging av jernbanenettet og togtrafikken i Kina

Kinas økonomiske vekst er kjent, det samme er landets voldsomme satsning på infrastruktur. Omfattende utbygging av jernbanenettet og togtrafikken i Kina er derfor ikke noe nytt. Det nye er utviklingen av komplekse «direkteruter» til Europa med avstander på opptil 13.000 kilometer. Begreper som «Den nye silkeveien» er treffende. Dette vil endre handelsmønstre, åpne nye markeder… Read More

Leaders in SAMSA

Africa on the agenda – Nor-Shipping teams up with SAMSA

Entering the Gateway to Sub-Saharan Africa: Last week of July, Nor-Shipping will host and facilitate an Ocean Industry Podium and round-table meeting in Port Elizabeth, as part of the official program of the South African Maritime Industry & Investment Conference 2016: “Oceans Techonomy” The conference will be opened by the President of South Africa, gathering… Read More