About our Norway news
Latest news about the Scandinavian country Norway, including stories on its politics, economy, and social issues.
Norway, located in Northern Europe. It shares borders with Sweden, Finland, and Russia, with the North Atlantic Ocean to the west. Norway operates as a constitutional monarchy, with a king or queen as the ceremonial head of state. The country is divided into 18 counties, and its capital is Oslo. Norway is renowned for its fjords, mountains, and coastal areas.
The country takes great pride in its commitment to environmental sustainability and is a global leader in renewable energy production, with it accounting for 98% of generation in 2020. Norway's economy is driven by industries such as oil and gas, shipping, fishing, and tourism. With a strong focus on social welfare, education, and quality of life, Norway consistently ranks amongst the top of the Human Development Index (HDI) and is among the world's most prosperous and liveable nations.