Ministry of Finance

Trygve Slagsvold Vedum (Cent.)

Minister 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.
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The Revised National Budget 2022

Information in English about Norway's Revised National Budget for 2022, presented to the Storting as Report no. 2 (2021-2022) on 12 May 2022. The Revised National Budget presents the Government's programme for the implementation of economic policy and projections for the Norwegian economy.

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Government Pension Fund

The Ministry of Finance holds the overall responsibility for the management of the Government Pension Fund.

Illustrasjonsbilde. Foto: Colourbox

General tax conventions between Norway and other states

General tax conventions for the avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of fiscal evasion,and other international agreements regarding tax matters.

News from the Ministry


Revised National Budget:

Sound economic governance

12.05.2022: The Norwegian economy is unusually strong and employment is at a record low. At the same time, however, Omicron, high electricity prices and war in Europe have necessitated unforeseen financial allocations. In the Revised Budget, the government has therefore taken active steps to compensate for increased expenditure.

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OECD on the Norwegian economy: High activity and challenges for fiscal policy

OECD today published their biannual survey of the Norwegian economy, with recommendations on how the government should face important challenges ahead. The report illustrates the high activity of the Norwegian economy heading out of the pandemic. At the same time, there is a need to tighten economic policy as the activity continues to increase.


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