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News Norway » People: Norway had 'record fall' in immigration during 2017

News channel or source: https://www.thelocal.no/20180423/norway-had-record-fall-in-immigration-during-2017
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

58,200 people were registered as having immigrated to Norway in 2017, 8,600 fewer than in 2016. That represents the largest proportional decrease ever. A primary reason for the large decrease is the drop in arrivals from Syria, news agency NTB reports.

News Norway » People: Newcomers capture Norway Spring Classic

News channel or source: http://www.ironmountaindailynews.com/sports/local-sports/2018/04/newcomers-capture-norway-spring-classic/
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

Norway’s Rob Cavalieri took third (41:00), followed by Kingsford’s Kevin Socia (41:20), Iron Mountain’s Dan Carey (41:28) and Iron Mountain’s Drew Richmond (41:32). “This is a great running community and I’ve gotten to know the people,” said ...

News Norway » People: Stop having sex on roundabouts: Head of Norway's road agency pleas for students to stop bizarre tradition because it's a traffic hazard

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5633185/Norways-road-agency-boss-pleas-students-stop-having-sex-roundabouts.html
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

It is probably not dangerous for a runner to be without clothes on the bridge, but people driving could get such a surprise ... usually start on or around April 20th and end on May 17th, Norway's national day with about 40,000 teenagers taking part.

News Norway » People: People@Cisco: Sri Srinivasan

News channel or source: https://newsroom.cisco.com/feature-content?type=webcontent&articleId=1922150
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

Cisco's new VP and General Manager of the Team Collaboration Group began his first day on the job in Oslo, Norway. Sri, who joined Cisco in ... all of the collaboration touchpoints for groups of people who work on a common purpose, from the productivity ...

News Norway » People: How a Wharton Hip-Hop Artist Ended Up Giving a TEDx Talk to High School Students in Norway

News channel or source: http://kwhs.wharton.upenn.edu/news/kwhs-connection-inspired-wharton-hip-hop-artist-give-tedx-talk-high-school-students-norway/
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

“We were all inspired and realized that other students in Norway could be too ... “Traveling to Wharton for the competition, our team had realized that at our school, people are sometimes afraid of dreaming of what’s beyond current reach, beyond ...

News Norway » People: 'Why do your employees need food stamps': Sarah Silverman slams billionaire Amazon founder Jeff Bezos for flaunting his Norway dog-sledding vacation online after it was ...

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5644993/Sarah-Silverman-slams-Amazon-billionaire-Jeff-Bezos-paying-employees-just-30-000-year.html
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Dog sledding above the Arctic Circle in Norway. Jim Lovell says it’s not that you go to ... Amazon said that the tech giant employs 560,000 people in more than 50 countries, resulting in a median pay of $28,445 in 2017. Bezos makes 59 times the median ...

News Norway » People: Norway to reduce supermarket plastic packaging by 400 tonnes

News channel or source: https://www.thelocal.no/20180419/norway-to-reduce-supermarket-plastic-packaging-by-400-tonnes
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

“Something changed with people’s feelings after the tragic story with the whale ... Kiwi, which has 650 stores in Norway and a turnover of over 35 billion kroner (3.6 billion euros), has said it will reduce its plastic use, which stood at 1,000 tonnes ...

News Norway » People: Facebook publishes detailed community guidelines explaining why it will ban people

News channel or source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/facebook-ban-banned-mark-zuckerberg-latest-scandal-controversy-a8319546.html
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

Facebook hopes it will give people clarity if posts or videos they report aren't taken down. Bickert said one challenge is having the same document guide vastly different "community standards" around the world. What passes as acceptable nudity in Norway ...

News Norway » People: Church of Norway urges refugee welcome by Church and State

News channel or source: http://www.ekklesia.co.uk/node/25703
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

That text draws on principles and values of welcome that are deeply rooted in all major religions and is used worldwide to foster support for refugees and other people displaced in their communities. The Church of Norway and Norwegian Church Aid are key ...

News Norway » People: British Airways Owner Makes an Audacious Run at Norway’s Crown Jewel

News channel or source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-04-12/british-airways-owner-makes-audacious-run-at-norway-crown-jewel
Publication date: hursday 12 April 2018

The parent of British Airways had been watching Norwegian Air from afar for three or four months, according to people familiar with the confidential discussions. Walsh, wanting to lock in the asset before rival suitors emerged, began preparations for a ...