Norwegian cruise line Hurtigruten is halting all its so-called expedition cruises until further notice following an outbreak of COVID-19 on one of its vessels last … Read more
At least 40 passengers and crew from a luxury cruise liner have tested positive for COVID-19 and the authorities are still trying to trace a … Read more
Four crew members on a Norwegian cruise vessel were diagnosed with COVID-19 after it arrived at the Arctic port of Tromsoe early on Friday, said … Read more
Norway will re-impose a 10-day quarantine requirement for people arriving from Belgium from Aug. 1 after a rise in COVID-19 cases there, the Foreign Ministry … Read more
The Church of Sweden has more female than male priests for the first time, according to numbers released this month, a sign of huge strides … Read more
Sweden’s maverick response to the coronavirus has thrown up a new controversy: immunity levels.
This week, officials at the Swedish Public Health Agency, which devised … Read more
Norwegian artist Kjell Elvis performs at the start of his challenge of the world’s longest Elvis Presley singing marathon in Oslo, Norway, 23 July 2020.… Read more
Denmark’s A.P. Moller-Maersk , the world’s top container shipping firm, said on Wednesday it would stop accepting solid waste shipments bound for China and Hong … Read more
The 9-year old twins Malthe and William patrol around Amalienborg in Copenhagen, Denmark. T
The twin likes to dress as the Danish Queen Margrethe’s Royal … Read more
A heart around the Turning Torso drawn by the pilots of Scandinavian Airshow in Malmo, Sweden, 17 July 2020.
Scandinavian Airshow have been drawing hearts … Read more
Police are investigating a bomb threat made against a RyanAir flight that landed in the Norwegian capital, authorities have said.
“The plane has landed safely … Read more
Norwegian business should brace for poorer trade conditions with Britain when the country exits the European Union’s single market at the end of this … Read more
Tons of stone are lifted into the water building a pier at the construction of the Fehmarnbelt connection (Femern Baelt-forbindelsen) in the water outside Roedbyhavn, … Read more
Norway will lift travel restrictions to and from more than 20 European countries from July 15, including France, Germany and Britain as well as three … Read more
Police officers take pictures of the iconic ‘Little Mermaid’ statue after the rock that serves as its plinth appeared with the message ‘Racist Fish’ in … Read more
Sweden’s number of confirmed Covid-19 crossed the 70,000 mark on Thursday, while deaths rose by 41 to 5,411, health agency statistics showed.
Sweden recorded 947 … Read more
Toymaker Lego announced it would pause social media advertising for at least a month, joining a long list of companies that say Facebook is not … Read more
More people have got immunity to coronavirus than antibody tests suggest, according to new research from Sweden.
Scientists found that those with mild COVID-19 or … Read more
People enjoy the sunset and the view of the Oresund Bridge from a viewpoint outside Malmo, Sweden.
The bridge, which connects Sweden and Denmark, celebrates … Read more
Greta Thunberg criticises the way world leaders behaved after her UN climate change speech in September
Greta Thunberg has voiced her frustration with world leaders who want selfies with her just so they can “look good”.
The 17-year-old environmental campaigner criticised … Read more
Swedes are losing trust in authorities’ handling of the coronavirus, as the man behind the country’s light-touch approach called lockdowns a form of madness and … Read more
The world’s largest container shipper, A.P. Moller-Maersk, will team up with industry majors to set up a research center in Denmark with the aim of … Read more
The Finnish government announced plans on Tuesday to scrap a 14-day quarantine period for leisure travellers arriving from some other European countries from July 13, … Read more
Finland’s Nokia Oyj plans to cut 1,233 jobs at its French subsidiary Alcatel-Lucent International, equivalent to a third of the local workforce, two union officials … Read more
A majority coalition of parties in Denmark has agreed to introduce a tax on emissions of carbon dioxide and greenhouse gases, the government said late … Read more
Greta Thunberg says the world needs to learn the lessons of coronavirus and treat climate change with similar urgency, which means acting “with necessary force”.… Read more
Truck- and construction equipment maker AB Volvo plans to cut its white-collar workforce by around 4,100 positions during the second half of 2020, it said … Read more
Norwegian Air and SAS are adding more flights to their schedules from July onwards as demand begins to recover following the COVID-19 pandemic, the two … Read more
Denmark on Monday announced a string of initiatives to stimulate the economy including cash handouts and a fund to support struggling companies as it starts … Read more
Norway will allow travel to and from Finland, Iceland and the Swedish island of Gotland from Monday, but maintain travel restrictions on mainland Sweden due … Read more
The Danish government plans to create a 10 billion Danish crown ($1.52 billion) fund to support companies hit by the coronavirus crisis, it said on … Read more
Finland’s government said on Thursday it will lift coronavirus-related restrictions on leisure travelling to and from neighbouring Baltic and Nordic countries, excluding Sweden.
“Unfortunately, the … Read more
Denmark, the first country outside Asia to ease its coronavirus lockdown, said on Wednesday the spread of COVID-19 has not accelerated since it entered its … Read more
Denmark’s financial watchdog has filed a criminal complaint against Danske Bank, the country’s biggest lender, over violations of market abuse regulation, Danske said in a … Read more
Swedish prosecutors have named the man who they say killed former Swedish prime minister Olof Palme in 1986, ending years of mystery.
They identified … Read more
The findings of an investigation into one of the world’s most infamous cold cases, the 1986 assassination of Swedish prime minister Olof Palme, will finally … Read more
Norway’s government-run wine and liquor monopoly increased its sales by 44% in May from the same month last year as coronavirus travel restrictions prevented the … Read more
Norway’s economy will recover more quickly than expected from the coronavirus-induced recession as the country got on top of the outbreak early and is now … Read more
SAS reopens routes to Germany, Belgium, Iceland, Faroe Islands, Lithuania, Spain, France, Greece, Croatia
Scandinavia Airlines (SAS) has announced that it reopened 16 routes from Copenhagen To Germany, Belgium, Iceland, Faroe Islands, Lithuania, Spain, France, Greece and Croatia
The … Read more
Eight homes have been swept into the sea following a powerful landslide in the Norwegian town of Alta.
Norwegian officials don’t believe anyone is missing … Read more