Photo: MFA.Photo: MFA

Leaders from all over the world will meet in Oslo on 6–7 July to garner support for a joint effort to promote education in countries affected by conflict, crisis and poverty. Prime Minister Erna Solberg and Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende will open the Oslo Summit on Education for Development, together with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafza...

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Mr. Ki-tack Lim has been elected as the Secretary-General of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), with effect from 1 January 2016.

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Development concept for Johan Sverdrup phase 1. 
Photo: Statoil - Statoil ASA.

Samsung Heavy Industries will build platforms worth NOK 7 billion for Statoil. The installations will be active in Johan Sverdrup, one of the five biggest oil fields on the Norwegian continental shelf.

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UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is to visit Norway on 6–8 July. During his time in the country, he will meet Prime Minister Erna Solberg and Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende, he will take part in the Oslo Summit on Education for Development, and he will visit Svalbard.

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Nordic booth at Korea Queer Festival. 
Photo: Royal Norwegian Embassy.

On June 28th, the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Seoul officially participated in the Korea Queer Festival for the first time to show support to the LGBTI community. The festival was a huge success with an estimated 30,000 visitors.

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Forhåndsstem i utlandet fra 1. juli 2015

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Det første tilfellet av mers-viruset (MERS-CoV) i Sør-Korea ble rapportert den 20. mai i år. Siden midten av juni har antallet smittede gått gradvis ned, og i løpet av den siste uken har det blitt rapportert om svært få nye tilfeller av viruset. Utbruddet av MERS-CoV i Sør-Korea er lokalisert til helseinstitusjoner hvor pasienter med viruset har oppholdet seg. I hovedsak er det

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