Ministry of Finance

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Published under: Solberg's Government

Publisher Ministry of Finance

The Ministry of Finance is responsible for planning and implementing the Norwegian economic policy and for coordinating the work with the Fiscal Budget.


National Budget 2017:

A budget to promote employment, welfare, and security

“Norway will emerge stronger from the challenging restructuring the economy now experiences. The Budget for 2017 contains targeted measures to counteract unemployment in the regions and industries that are hardest hit by the drop in oil prices. The Budget for 2017 is a budget for more jobs, better welfare, and a safe life," says Minister of Finance Siv Jensen.

Countercyclical buffer unchanged

Each quarter, The Ministry of Finance shall make a decision on the level of the countercyclical buffer. The Ministry of Finance decided on the 18th June 2015 that banks shall hold a countercyclical buffer of 1,5 percent from the 30th of June 2016.


Report no. 23 (2015-2016) to the Storting (white paper)

The Government Pension Fund comprises the Government Pension Fund Global (GPFG) and theGovernment Pension Fund Norway (GPFN). The Funds are managed by Norges Bank and Folketrygdfondet,respectively, under mandates set by the Ministry of Finance.

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The most important documents are bills (propositions), white papers, hearing documents and Official Norwegian Reports (NOUs). (These documents are primarily available in Norwegian.)

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Phone: +47 22 24 90 90
Address: Akersgata 40, , Postboks 8008 Dep, 0030 Oslo