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The Washington Post: (John Thys/Agence France-Presse via Getty Images) Human Rights Watch published a long, graphics-rich report on Sunday denouncing Israeli semi-pro soccer (football) clubs in towns in the West Bank. A few weeks ago, a group of European Parliament members sent a...
Taipei Times: Apple Inc losing steam only makes it a bargain. The iPhone maker is cheap and the risk is lower, according to Robert Naess, who oversees 33 billion euros (US$37 billion) in stocks at Nordea Bank, Scandinavia’s largest bank. “Apple is boring now,” he said in an...
Public Technologies: (Source: Høgskolen i Oslo og Akershus) Profesjonsutøvere blir gjerne kalt velferdsstatens portvoktere. En ny bok ser nærmere på hvordan profesjonsutøvere praktiserer skjønn. Kjersti Lassen Publisert: 26.09.2016 (16.03)Oppdatert: 26.09.2016 (16.17) Anders...
The Oslo Times: Sept.26, Aleppo: Hospitals are struggling to cope in Syria's Aleppo as government and Russian fighter jets continued to pound the city's rebel-held east, killing more than 200 people in under a week. Al Jazeera's Amr al-Halabi, reporting...
NME: Temples have previewed their hotly-anticipated new album with massive comeback single 'Certainty' - as well as announcing a one-off London show. The track is the first taster of the follow-up...
Public Technologies: (Source: CloudFlare Inc) We're excited to kick off Cloudflare's sixth birthday celebrations by announcing data center locations in 14 new cities across 5 continents. This expansion makes our global network one of the largest in the world, spanning 100 unique...
The Oslo Times: Sept.26, Moscow: Russia has criticised the US and UK for using "unacceptable" tone and rhetoric in speeches on Syria at the UN, after being accused of...
Public Technologies: (Source: DnB ASA) Kjerstin Braathen has been appointed new chief financial officer (CFO) in DNB with effect as of 1 March 2017, succeeding Bjørn Erik Næss, who will retire on the same date. Næss has been CFO in DNB for nine years. According to his pension...
The National: RAK Petroleum said gas output at its offshore Ivory Coast asset is up 17 per cent from last year, after it completed an US$850 million, four-year development programme. The WestAfrica asset is one of RAK Petroleum's two main properties via a 33.33 per cent...
PR Newswire: OSLO, Norway, September 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Norwegian medical device company OstomyCure AS reinforces its organization and is pleased to announce the former Covidien and Aerocrine executive, Morten Gunvad, to lead the commercialization of TIES®,...
The Research Council of Norway: SvalbardScienceForum had its recent member’s meeting September 15. The meeting is held twice a year, usually in April (Oslo) and in September (in Longyearbyen or in close proximity). ......
Public Technologies: (Source: Yara International ASA) The NOK100000 Birkeland Prize was awarded to Therese Renstrøm for her PhD in nuclear physics at the Norwegian Academy of Science in Oslo last Thursday. Pierre Herben, Yara's Chief technology Officer handed out the award to...
Public Technologies: (Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Norway) Statsråd Vik Aspakers hilsen under FutureBuild-mottakelse i den norske ambassade i Paris 22. september 2016. Ambassador, French, Nordic and Norwegian friends, There is one thing that brings us...