Photo: Embassy in Abu Dhabi.Photo: Embassy in Abu Dhabi

Companies have an impact on social development where they operate. They have a responsibility that extends beyond value creation. Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is a matter of clarifying exactly what this responsibility entails and how it can best be fulfilled. For a number of years, leading Norwegian companies have given high priority to CSR efforts.

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Ambassaden tilbyr et 6 måneders praktikantopphold (internship) for en student, med start fra primo februar 2015. Søknadsfrist: 13. november 2014

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The UAE’s strategic location can offer attractive possibilities for companies considering international expansion. Business can benefit from opportunities in the UAE market, but it can also be a gateway to the rest of the Middle East, Africa and Asia.

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A total of USD 5.4 billion in assistance to Palestine was pledged at the international donor conference for Gaza and Palestine on 12 October. ‘This solid result demonstrates massive international support for the Palestinian people. It sends a strong signal that the world is standing together to rebuild Gaza. We expect that Israel will do its part to reverse its access restrictions on Gaza, so...

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The Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 has been awarded the Indian child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi and the Pakistani children’s education activist Malala Yousafzai.

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On 8 October, The Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs released information about the Norwegian development budget for 2015, including its size, strategy and focus areas. From 2014 there has been an increase in the budget by approximately NOK 1 billion, which brings the 2015 development budget to encompass NOK 32.5 billion.

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The Royal Norwegian Embassy, Innovation Norway and the Norwegian Business Group have the pleasure of inviting you to the launch of the Embassy's Guide to Doing Business in the UAE.

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Norwegian researchers May-Britt Moser and Edvard Moser have, together with the American researcher John O’Keefe, been awarded the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.

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