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 The document archive also contains documents which are no longer valid, for instance replaced or expired documents.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

    17/09/2021 Press release The Office of the Prime Minister

    In today’s session of the Council of State, state secretary Lucie Katrine Sunde-Eidem has been honourably discharged as state seceratary to Minister of Trade and Industry Iselin Nybø.

  • Cross border Trade Cooperation Agreement between Norway and the United Kingdom

    16/09/2021 Press release Ministry of Petroleum and Energy

    Norway and the United Kingdom have signed an agreement on cross-border trade in electricity and cooperation on electricity interconnection.

  • Expert group to review Norges Banks active management of the GPFG

    15/09/2021 News story Ministry of Finance

    The Ministry of Finance has appointed an expert group to evaluate Norges Bank's active management of the Government Pension Fund Global (GPFG). The group consists of Professor Rob Bauer at the University of Maastricht, Professor Charlotte

  • APA 2021: Great interest in the Norwegian continental shelf

    15/09/2021 Press release Ministry of Petroleum and Energy

    The Ministry of Petroleum and Energy has received applications from 31 companies in connection with the announcement of APA 2021.

  • Norway to increase humanitarian support to Afghanistan

    13/09/2021 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    ‘Over 18 million people in Afghanistan are currently in need of protection and life-saving assistance. Half of the children under age 5 are on the brink of acute malnutrition. At the High-level Ministerial Meeting on the Humanitarian Situation in

  • Changes among the political advisers

    13/09/2021 Press release The Office of the Prime Minister

    The Office of the Prime Minister has appointed Anders Robertsen Høgalmen as political adviser to Minister of Research and Higher Education Affairs.

  • Country assessment for week 37 (13– 19 September): Changes to entry restrictions for several countries and areas

    10/09/2021 News story Ministry of Health and Care Services

    The Norwegian Government has decided to introduce entry restrictions and a quarantine requirement for Slovakia. Five regions in Finland and one region in Sweden will turn green, and the duty to stay at a quarantine hotel is being lifted for Cyprus,

  • Consultation on extending the Interim Act relating to Entry Restrictions

    10/09/2021 News story Ministry of Justice and Public Security

    The Ministry of Justice and Public Security proposes extending the Interim Act relating to Entry Restrictions for Foreign Nationals out of Concern for Public Health. The proposal has now been sent out for consultation.

  • Statement on the new government in Lebanon

    10/09/2021 News story Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    'Norway welcomes the formation of a new government in Lebanon. Priority should be put on enacting necessary reforms to get the country out of the current crisis. Norway will continue to support the people of Lebanon', Minister of Foreign Affairs Ine

  • Announcement of areas related to CO2 storage

    10/09/2021 Press release Ministry of Petroleum and Energy

    The Ministry of Petroleum and Energy announces two areas for applications related to injection and storage of CO2 on the Norwegian continental shelf. The announcement takes place in accordance with the CO2 Storage Regulations, on the basis of

  • Normal conditions for banks’ profit distribution going forward

    07/09/2021 Press release Ministry of Finance

    As the uncertainty about the economic outlook has been reduced, Norwegian banks may distribute profits in accordance with the regular framework for profit distribution after 30 September.

  • Travel and combining vaccines

    03/09/2021 News story Ministry of Health and Care Services

    Vaccination is the way out of the pandemic, and the second dose offers good protection against serious illness and infection. Norway will continue to switch between the two mRNA vaccines, so that as many people as possible can be fully vaccinated as

  • Country assessment for week 36 (6–12 September): Changes to entry restrictions for several countries and areas

    03/09/2021 News story Ministry of Health and Care Services

    The Norwegian Government has decided to introduce entry restrictions and a quarantine requirement for one country in Europe: Romania. No other changes are being made to the entry restrictions or quarantine requirements for countries and areas in

  • Public consultation on proposed changes to the petroleum taxation system

    03/09/2021 Press release Ministry of Finance

    The Government has today circulated proposed changes to the petroleum taxation system for public consultation. The main proposal is to adopt a cash-flow model for the special petroleum tax.

  • New ambassadors from the Republic of Korea, Romania, Serbia and the Netherlands

    03/09/2021 News story Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    Four new ambassadors to Norway presented their letters of credence to His Majesty King Harald V on 2 September 2021:

  • Norges Bank shall set the countercyclical capital buffer rate

    03/09/2021 Press release Ministry of Finance

    Today, the Government has decided that Norges Bank will be assigned the task of setting the countercyclical capital buffer rate on a regular basis. The Government has also decided that Norges Bank regularly shall advise the Ministry on the systemic

  • Changes among the state secretaries

    03/09/2021 Press release The Office of the Prime Minister

    In today’s session of the Council of State, The King has appointed political adviser Therese Eia Lerøen as acting state secretary to Minister of Research and Higher Education Henrik Asheim, as of 13 September 2021 and in the period that state

  • Committee on long-term perspectives for the Government Pension Fund Global

    03/09/2021 Press release Ministry of Finance

    International developments and developments in global financial markets may be of importance for understanding risk in the management of the Government Pension Fund Global (GPFG). Today, a Public Committee has been appointed to review which

  • More vaccines approved in the COVID-19 certificate

    03/09/2021 News story Ministry of Health and Care Services

    The same measures will be eased for people who have been vaccinated using vaccines approved in the UK, the USA, or by WHO, as for people vaccinated using EMA-approved vaccines.

  • Vaccination offered to 12 and 15-year-olds

    03/09/2021 Press release The Office of the Prime Minister

    The Norwegian Government has decided to offer a COVID-19 vaccine to children aged 12-15, in accordance with the recommendation from the Norwegian Institute of Public Health. This age group will initially be offered one vaccine dose.