Investerarna flockas kring de nordiska VC-fonderna

Intresset för den nordiska tech scenen är rekordstort. Flera nordiska riskkapitalbolag väntas inom kort stänga rekordstora fonder, med flera miljarder kronor att investera i snabbväxande teknik- och internetbolag. Såväl institutionella investerare som pensionsfonder och rika privatpersoner ökar insatserna. ”Norden har stärkt sitt varumärke och nu kommer kapitalet”, säger Katja Bergman, partner på riskkapitalbolaget Moor. Northzones… Read More

Norsk näring satsar ytterligare i Sverige

Den årliga rapporten, från Tillväxtanalys, som analyserar utländskt ägande i den Svenska ekonomin, visar på en stark ökning för Norska intressenter under 2017. Norge är det land som kontrollerar flest företag i Sverige och under 2017 så ökade också antal Norska bolag med 81 företag. Även om de Norska bolagen inte har flest anställda så… Read More

Paris: Take your startup to the City of Lights

Paris’s startup scene is bustling with over 21,000 startups, and the city is frequently ranked as one of Europe’s best places to scale your startup . The city has several hundred co-working spaces and hosts the world’s largest incubator, Station F. Innovation Norway’s Paris office is located at one of these co-working spaces, and we… 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 Roubles for the state in the form of taxes, yet the fishing fleet is… Read More

Mining industry and opportunities for Norwegian companies in Russia

In terms of both area and the sheer variety of endowments, Russia figures as a major mining nation of the world. It is home to an array of minerals and metals including nickel, platinum, bauxite, cobalt, coal and tin. Russia accounts for a large share of the world’s output of diamonds, gold, silver and PGM.  … Read More

Recycling waste

Waste management technology in Russia

The Russian market is interesting for Norwegian businesses in the areas of water and waste treatment (Photo: Thinkstock)  In December 2017, the Russian government passed amendments to the law on waste from production and consumption. The market is large, the lack of appropriate technology in the country is apparent, and changes in the law make… Read More

Have you considered the biogas market in Europe? We did that for you.

  What we learned from doing a cross-offices research on biogas markets in Europe. Conclusion from The Norwegian Water resources and energy directorate (NVE) was that there are good possibilities to increase the use of waste from fish farms, sewage heat, agricultural residues and macro- and microalgae. By developing a Norwegian system solutions, companies can both… Read More

UK artificial intelligence sector is booming

If you are operating in the tech and/or artificial intelligence sector and is looking to expand your business further, then UK might be for you. As Professor Stephen Hawking recently put it at a conference in Cambridge “Success in creating Artificial Intelligence (AI) could be the biggest event in the history of our civilisation. It… Read More

The waste sector in Romania is full of business opportunities

Do you represent a Norwegian or Romanian company that is active within the waste sector? Then the new Study on the Waste Sector in Romania can be an interesting read. The study looks at most of the segments in public and industrial waste in Romania and presents their current status and needs as well as… Read More

Drone (Foto: Pixabay)

Sweden launches Europe’s largest testing area for drones

If your company specializes in drone technology or drone applications, then Västervik in Sweden is the place you should be focusing your attention. New opportunities to test and innovate In the densely populated European continent, finding  suitable testing areas free from scheduled flights are few and far between. That is why Västerviks’s municipality and several private… Read More