Norway and Turkey // Last updated: 16.04.2014 //

The Nobel Committee – which is not answering to – or selected by – the Norwegian Government – decides on whether the nomination is made by someone qualified to nominate (most commonly members of national parliaments).    The Committee does not itself announce the names of nominees. In so far as certain names crop up in the advance speculations as to who will receive the year's Prize, thi

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Norway and Turkey // Last updated: 16.04.2014 //

EFJ Congratulates Turkish Journalist Ahmet Şik on Winning UNESCO Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize 2014.

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Norway and Turkey //

Norwegian artist Kari Steihaug will be exhibiting her works in a collaboration exhibition on textile arts at the Marmara University Gallery Mügsf Ana Galeri in Istanbul. The exhibition will open the 3rd of April and will be open until the 28th of April. The opening will be at 16:00 in the presence of Prof. Çiğdem Asuman Çini and Prof. İnci Deniz Ilgın. For more information about the artist and...

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Norway and Turkey // Last updated: 31.03.2014 //

“I would like to congratulate Jens Stoltenberg on his appointment as Secretary General of NATO. In Jens Stoltenberg, NATO has found a strong, unifying Secretary General. Today, Jens Stoltenberg has been given an important task that carries a great deal of responsibility. I am confident that he will carry out this task to the benefit of all NATO countries. The Government looks forward to...

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Norway and Turkey // Last updated: 25.03.2014 //

- It is unacceptable that over 500 people are sentenced to death in a summarily court. The sentence is shocking and the trial is raising concerns for fundamental standards in the Egyptian court system, says Foreign Minister Børge Brende.

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Norway and Turkey // Last updated: 18.03.2014 //

Mandag 17. mars fikk publikum i Ankara en sjelden musikkopplevelse. Nemeth-kvartetten bestående av fire unge kvinnelige musikere ga til beste Grieg’s Strykekvartett op. 27 i G-moll.  Med sitt fyldige tonespråk ble det et eksotisk møte med tyrkisk tolkning av norsk kultur.  Kvatettens leder Gülen Ege Serter fortalte at de hadde hatt vellykkede framføringer i Bursa og Eskisehir i fork

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Norway and Turkey // Last updated: 12.03.2014 //

The Government decided today to request the Storting to approve the agreement on EEA enlargement that will allow Croatia to become part of the European Economic Area (EEA). This will open up new opportunities for closer cooperation between Norway and Croatia, for both the business sector and for private individuals.

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Norway and Turkey // Last updated: 05.03.2014 //

Om Praktikantordningen Praktikantordningen er etablert for å spre kunnskap om og interesse for arbeidet i utenrikstjenesten. Som studentpraktikant i Ankara får man et verdifullt og variert innblikk i tyrkiske og regionale forhold. Tyrkia er et meget interessant land, både politisk og kulturelt, i en meget dynamisk region hvor det alltid skjer noe. De viktigste oppgavene vil være rapportering om...

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