For more than a thousand years Norwegian and British ships have been crossing paths on trade routes over the North Sea. A rich exchange of language, culture and traditions has continued ever since and Norway and the UK are today close political allies and trading partners.

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London regnes som en trygg storby, og det samme kan sies om landet for øvrig. Det er imidlertid risiko for å bli rammet av terrorisme de fleste steder i verden, og London nevnes på linje med andre vestlige hovedsteder som et mulig mål for terror. Man bør ta fornuftige forholdsregler og være oppmerksom, særlig knyttet til offentlig transport, turistattraksjoner og større menneskesamlinger....

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Due to a large number of Bank Holidays and Norwegian holidays in May, the Embassy and Consulate will be closed some days during this month. Here is a list of dates the Embassy and the Consulate will not be open. We apologise for any inconvenience.

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The aim of the government's European strategy is to promote Norwegian interests and to contribute to positive developments in Norway and Europe as a whole. Cooperation with the EU is essential to safeguard Norwegian interests in a broad range of areas.

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Mathematician Sir Andrew Wiles, has been awarded the Abel Prize for 2016. 
Photo: Alain Goriely/University of Oxford.

The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters has decided to award the Abel Prize for 2016 to Sir Andrew J. Wiles (62), University of Oxford, “for his stunning proof of Fermat’s Last Theorem by way of the modularity conjecture for semistable elliptic curves, opening a new era in number theory.” The President of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, Ole M. Sejersted, announced the winner ...

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