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 The document archive also contains documents which are no longer valid, for instance replaced or expired documents.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.

  • Content type

    News

Showing 401-420 of 7787 results.

Sort by: Published Relevance

  • Global travel advice from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to be extended

    12/01/2021 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    The global travel advice will be extended to apply until 1 March 2021.

  • Statement on the US decision to designate Ansar Allah as a terrorist organisation

    12/01/2021 News story Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    'Norway is deeply concerned that the US administration’s decision to designate Ansar Allah (the Houthis) as a terrorist organisation may escalate the already critical humanitarian situation in Yemen', Minister of Foreign Affairs Ine Eriksen Søreide

  • Global vaccine solidarity is needed

    11/01/2021 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    Global cooperation has made it possible to start Covid-19 vaccination programmes merely a year after the pandemic broke out. ‘The second wave of infection in Africa makes it a matter of urgency to ensure that this historic breakthrough also benefits

  • Norway assumes key leadership tasks in UN Security Council

    08/01/2021 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    As a member of the UN Security Council, Norway will chair the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) Sanctions Committee,  the Isil (Da'esh) and Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee, and the Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict. Norway will

  • Norway’s comprehensive climate action plan

    08/01/2021 News story Ministry of Climate and Environment

    Norway is committed to achieving its emission reduction target under the Paris Agreement. Today, the Government is presenting a white paper describing its action plan for transformation of Norwegian society as a whole by 2030. The plan shows how

  • Changes among the state secretaries

    08/01/2021 Press release The Office of the Prime Minister

    In today’s session of the Council of State, The King has appointed Mr. Reid Ivar Bjorland Dahl as acting state secretary to Minister of Children and Family Kjell Ingolf Ropstad, from 8 January to 30 June 2021.

  • Changes among the political advisers

    08/01/2021 Press release The Office of the Prime Minister

    Mr. Erlend Jordal resigns as political adviser to Minister of Petroleum and Energy Tina Bru, as of 18 January 2021.

  • The Foreign Minister's Statement on the situation in Washington DC

    06/01/2021 News story Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    The situation in #WashingtonDC is deeply disturbing and alarming, and an unacceptable attack on democracy. President Trump has a particular responsibility to ensure that the situation comes under control. The Congress must be able to fulfill its

  • Statement on the GCC Summit

    06/01/2021 News story Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    'Norway welcomes the news from the GCC Summit about prospects of ending the dispute between Qatar and Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain and Egypt.The reopening of land, air, sea borders between Saudi Arabia and Qatar is a very positive step. We look

  • Statement on mass arrests in Hong Kong

    06/01/2021 News story Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    'Norway is deeply concerned about the situation in Hong Kong following the mass arrests of pro-democracy politicians and activists. An independent judiciary, respect for human rights and freedoms guaranteed under Hong Kong’s Basic Law is essential

  • The inauguration of a new parliament in Venezuela

    06/01/2021 News story Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    On 5 January 2021, a new national assembly was sworn into office in Venezuela. The inauguration was controversial because a major part of the opposition boycotted the parliamentary elections on 6 December 2020, in reference to them not fulfilling

  • Digital entry registration from today

    05/01/2021 Press release Ministry of Justice and Public Security

    Today, the digital travel register is being launched, which will replace the temporary, paper-based, solution. To improve infection control, the Norwegian Government decided before Christmas that all persons travelling to Norway must register

  • Foreign Minister condemns attacks on civilians in Niger

    04/01/2021 News story Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    'I strongly condemn the fatal attacks on civilians in Tillabery, Niger and recall UNSG Antonio Guterres’ appeal for global ceasefire while defeating Covid-19', Minister of Foreign Affairs Ine Eriksen Søreide said.

  • Web TV

    Introduction of further national infection prevention measures

    04/01/2021 News story Ministry of Health and Care Services

    In order to maintain control of the spread of infection and to limit new increases in infection rates, strengthened national infection prevention measures are being implemented on a temporary basis for two weeks effective 4 January.

  • Statement on the landslide at Gjerdrum

    03/01/2021 News story Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    'We are grateful to the many countries that have expressed their support and words of comfort during these challenging times after the massive landslide at Gjerdrum in Norway', said Norway’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Ine Eriksen Søreide.

  • Red level for all lower and upper secondary schools in Norway

    03/01/2021 Press release Ministry of Education and Research

    In order to prevent an increase in infections in January, the Norwegian Government is introducing new measures that will initially be in place until  19 January. The national level of measures is now red for lower and upper secondary schools in

  • There will be no physical teaching on campus for students until 19 January

    02/01/2021 Press release Ministry of Education and Research

    Based on recommendations from the health authorities, the Norwegian Government has decided that all teaching at tertiary vocational colleges, university colleges and universities must take place digitally until 19 January. Staff must comply with

  • Norway lifts ban on flights from United Kingdom from January 2nd 2021

    01/01/2021 News story Ministry of Health and Care Services

    The hold on direct flights from the United Kingdom will be repealed from Saturday January 2nd 2021.

  • Statement on execution in Iran

    01/01/2021 News story Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    'I condemn the execution of Mohammad Hassan Razaiee in Iran who was 16 years at the time of crime. Norway opposes death penalty under all circumstances. Death penalty for minors is forbidden under the International Covenant on Civil and Political

  • Mandatory testing for travellers to Norway

    31/12/2020 News story Ministry of Health and Care Services

    From January 2nd 2021, the government has imposed mandatory testing for Covid-19 for all travellers to Norway. The test must be done as soon as possible and within 24 hours after arrival at the latest. Travellers must enter Norway through border