Historical archive

Historical archive

Published under: Stoltenberg's 2nd Government

In the historical archive, you can find information from previous governments. Among the documents found here are press releases, news articles and speeches from earlier government periods. The document archive also contains documents which are no longer valid, for instance replaced or expired documents.

Documents which are moved to the archive are not updated, so the information in the archive is mostly of historical value.

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  • NTP: National Transport Plan 2014-2023: 50 per cent increase: National Transport Plan 2014-2023: 50 per cent increase

    17/04/2013 Press release Ministry of Transport and Communications

    The National Transport Plan (NTP) for the period 2014-2023 has an economic framework of NOK 508 billion, an increase of more than NOK 150 billion or 50 per cent.

  • Norway following positive developments between Sudan and South Sudan closely

    15/04/2013 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    Minister of International Development Heikki Eidsvoll Holmås is leading a high-level conference on South Sudan’s oil production together with the US authorities in Washington this week. State Secretary Arvinn Gadgil is visiting the capital of Sudan,

  • Norway regrets Prime Minister Fayyad’s resignation

    14/04/2013 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    “I regret that Salam Fayyad is resigning as Prime Minister of Palestine. Mr Fayyad has been a close partner for Norway for many years, and he is a politician for whom I have great respect. It is positive that Mr Fayyad will continue as Prime

  • Good long-term management of the Government Pension Fund

    12/04/2013 Press release Ministry of Finance

    The Government is today submitting its report to the Storting on the management of the Government Pension Fund in 2012. - The Fund makes a major contribution to safeguarding welfare, whilst at the same time enabling us to save for future generations

  • A comprehensive integration policy

    12/04/2013 News story Ministry of Children, Equality and Social Inclusion

    The White Paper to the Norwegian Parliament En helhetlig integreringspolitikk – mangfold og fellesskap (A comprehensive integration policy – diversity and community), launched on 26 October 2012, deals with the opportunities and challenges of being

  • ILO’s 9th European Regional Meeting ending today: Social dialogue and collective bargaining the way forward

    11/04/2013 Press release Ministry of Labour

    - The ILO meeting in Oslo has shown that the way forward is through social dialogue and collective bargaining, says Norway’s Minister of Labour, Ms Anniken Huitfeldt. Huitfeldt has chaired the ILO meeting in Oslo 8-11 April.

  • Norway allocates NOK 700 million to Tanzanian rural energy fund

    10/04/2013 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    Norway and Tanzania have signed an agreement under which Norway will provide NOK 700 million to Tanzania over a four-year period. This funding will be channelled to a rural energy fund in Tanzania that will give people in rural areas access to

  • Norway condemns killing of UN staff in South Sudan

    10/04/2013 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    “Norway condemns the killing of 12 UN employees in South Sudan. Today’s attack is an attack not only on the UN, but also on the population of South Sudan, which the UN is there to assist,” said Minister of Foreign Affairs Espen Barth Eide.

  • National memorial site commemorating the attack on Utøya on 22 July 2011

    09/04/2013 Press release Ministry of Government Administration, Reform and Church Affairs

    The government has decided that a national memorial site will be established at Sørbråten in Hole municipality to commemorate the attack on Utøya on 22 July 2011.

  • Norway strengthens cooperation with Somalia

    09/04/2013 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    “The Somali Government and Parliament are entering a decisive phase for the development of democracy and stable governance. Norway will be stepping up its engagement in the country,” said Minister of International Development Heikki Eidsvoll Holmås.

  • Crisis puts European Social Model to serious test

    08/04/2013 Press release Office of the Prime Minister

    The 9th European Regional Meeting of the International Labour Organization (ILO) opened in Oslo today with an urgent call for effective employment and social policies that can achieve growth and competitiveness with good jobs.

  • International meeting on energy and development in Oslo

    08/04/2013 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    Energy is vital for development. Tuesday 9 April, Norway will host an international high-level meeting on energy and the post-2015 development agenda.

  • Norway doubles funding to the International Labour Organization

    08/04/2013 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    “The Norwegian Government is making a historical commitment to promote better working conditions for people in developing countries through the ILO,” said Minister of International Development Heikki Eidsvoll Holmås.

  • New political adviser in FD

    08/04/2013 Press release Office of the Prime Minister

    The Office of the Prime Minister has from 8 April 2013 appointed Ms. Line Tresselt (29), adviser, Oslo, as political adviser to Minister of Defence Anne-Grete Strøm-Erichsen. Tresselt succeeds Mr. Atle Ottesen, who resigned on 1 April.

  • Norway’s Prime Minister at ILO regional meeting

    05/04/2013 Press release Office of the Prime Minister

    The Ninth European Regional Meeting of the International Labour Organization (ILO) will be held in Oslo 8-11 April 2013. Topics are labour, growth and social welfare. Hosting the meeting is Norway’s Minister of Labour, Ms Anniken Huitfeldt. Prime

  • New rules for travellers between Svalbard and the Norwegian mainland

    05/04/2013 Press release Ministry of Justice and the Police

    From 1 February 2011 all travellers between Svalbard and the Norwegian mainland will be controlled.

  • Stoltenberg meets with Medvedev in St. Petersburg

    05/04/2013 Press release Office of the Prime Minister

    ”Norway and Russia are continuously developing a closer cooperation in important fields. We see this in the agreement on the maritime boundary in the Barents Sea, the Norwegian-Russian fisheries collaboration, the energy collaboration, maritime

  • New white paper: fair distribution is key to development

    05/04/2013 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    Minister of International Development Heikki Eidsvoll Holmås has launched the white paper "Sharing for prosperity: Promoting democracy, fair distribution and growth in development policy". The Government is presenting a range of new measures to be

  • ILO European Regional Meeting in Oslo

    04/04/2013 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    The International Labour Organization (ILO) will hold its 9th European Regional Meeting focused on “Jobs, growth and social justice” in Oslo on 8-11 April.

  • UN adopts new international arms trade treaty

    02/04/2013 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    “Norway is relieved and pleased that the arms trade treaty has finally been approved,” said Minister of Foreign Affairs Espen Barth Eide. After a number of years of difficult negotiations, the UN General Assembly have adopted, for the first time