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WHY is Scandinavia so rich? Why are Scandinavian/Nordic countries so wealthy?

NordenBladet – Probably many people have ever wondered why the Nordic countries are so rich and enjoy a very high standard of living. Nordic countries become richer and year after year increase their international influence, turning Scandinavia into one of the

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WHO ARE rich in Scandinavia? List of Nordic dollar billionaires (Forbes’ 2017-edition of the world’s billionaires)

NordenBladet – According to Forbes’ 2017-edition of the world’s billionaires the world’s richest person is still Bill Gates, with a combined wealth of almost $87 billion dollars. Biggest gainer was Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, who grew his wealth by almost

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Popular tourist destinations in Norway are now available on Google Street View Nature

NordenBladet – Popular tourist destinations in Norway are now available on Google Street View Nature. This feature can be used by tourist who are planning on visiting these destinations so that they can better idea of what the terrain is

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24-year-old is Norway’s richest with a capital of NOK 11.1 billion

NordenBladet – The 24-year-old Gustav Magnar Witzøe is Norway’s richest person with a capital of NOK 11.1 billion. He is shareholder of his father’s marine business. According the tax list, The 24-year-old Gustav Magnar Witzøe has the most wealth and

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Young Norwegians with immigrant background receive less social assistance

NordenBladet – A recent report from Proba samfunnsanalyse confirms that young Norwegians with immigrant background benefit from social assistance less than ethnic Norwegian youths. While 1.2 per cent of this group receives social assistance, the figure is 1.6 per cent

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Norway to build world’s tallest timber building – MjøstĂĄrnet

NordenBladet – “MjøstĂĄrnet” will be more than 80 metres tall and stand 30 metres higher than what is today considered the world’s tallest timber building. “MjøstĂĄrnet sets new standards for timber constructions. The building is the closest we come to

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Norway´s Prime Minister Erna Solberg will visit President Donald Trump in the White House on January 10th

NordenBladet – The White House confirms the visit in a press release. Solberg and Trump have encountered earlier during international meetings, but it will be the first proper meeting between Solberg and Trump. “The United States is important for Norway

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Four Norwegian musicians – Kygo, Alan Walker, Sigrid and Aurora – to Coachella Music Festival

NordenBladet – Sigrid, Kygo, Aurora and Alan Walker will take the stage in one of the biggest music festivals in the world, the Coachella in April. Coachella is considered one of the largest and most important music festivals in the

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Norway becomes first Scandinavian country to decriminalise drugs

NordenBladet — Norway is to become the first Scandinavian country to decriminalise drugs as it focuses on treatment rather than punishment.  The majority of the Norwegian parliament, the Storting, backed the historic shift which was supported by the Conservatives (Hoyre),

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State Secretary Marit Berger Røsland has been appointed Minister of EEA and EU Affairs in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

NordenBladet – In a session of the Council of State 20 October, the King has made changes in the Norwegian Government. State Secretary Marit Berger Røsland has been appointed Minister of EEA and EU Affairs in the Ministry of Foreign

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Ine Eriksen Søreide has been appointed as new Minister of Foreign Affairs

NordenBladet – In a session of the Council of State of 20 October, the King has made changes in the Norwegian Government. Minister of Defence Ine Eriksen Søreide has been appointed Minister of Foreign Affairs. he is the first woman

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4 FREE things to do in Bergen, Norway

NordenBladet – Bergen is a city on Norway’s southwestern coast. It’s surrounded by mountains and fjords, including Sognefjord, the country’s longest and deepest. Bryggen features colorful wooden houses on the old wharf, once a center of the Hanseatic League’s trading

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Norway’s Crown Princess Mette-Marit has opened the Petter Dass festival in Alstahaug

OHMYGOSSIP – Norway’s Crown Princess Mette-Marit has opened the Petter Dass festival in Alstahaug, Norway, and gave a speech. The 42-year-old royal gave a speech on the first day of the ceremony, which took place on Thursday (16.06.16) in the

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Social media queen Helena-Reet Ennet: When you got an opportunity – use it!

OHMYGOSSIP — Helena-Reet Ennet is one of the most known bloggers from Scandinavia. Her blog OHMYGOSSIP is currently #1 under the Swedish top bloggers list (HERE). She have named the most powerful women in Social media with over 5milj followers

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Helena-Reet: Jeg føler ikke at alt trenger å bli skrevet på nettet

OHMYGOSSIP — Herlig dag! Til dere som kanskje trodde at jeg hadde glemt hvordan man smilte pĂĄ bilder. GĂĄr til og med ikke i svart i dag. Herregud, Ohmygossip… hva skjer med verden… Mange som leser nettsted min har seg

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Professor Joar Vittersø: The key to happiness — pain, politics and poverty

OHMYGOSSIP — Long, dark winter nights, the government getting you down, and Christmas bringing an endless cycle of shopping and debt? Well, latest research reveals suffering, bad politicians, and money problems can actually make you happier. The Local meets Professor

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