Thomas Nilsen

Can this be the Tesla of the Seas? Minister of Fisheries Per Sandberg is watching with great interest when Bent Gabrielsen sails the world’s first electric fishing boat in the waters outside northern Norway.
January 27, 2016
“History tells us its not enough to trust that those taking decisions will take the right decisions,” President of the Sami Parliament Aili Keskitalo says.
January 26, 2016
More than 1,400 delegates from around the globe are gathered in Tromsø this week to discuss the balance between the hunt for resources and the need for environmental protection of the Arctic.
January 25, 2016
Russia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs has informed Norwegian authorities that FSB border service wants better coordination of the transportations.
January 23, 2016
The group says deporting asylum seekers to Russia without an actual consideration of their individual asylum applications, is a breach of Norway’s Human Rights obligations.
January 23, 2016
Norwegian Police Immigration Service collectively detained all remaining 82 persons, including 15 children, at the camp after three migrants left for a nearby church. The children were later released after journalists started to ask questions.
January 22, 2016
Today, the sun was finally shining again over the frozen landscape in -30°C after being away from Finnmark since late November last year.
January 22, 2016
Merete Eriksson and Eirik Nilsen were arrested by police for helping asylum seekers leave the camp before a planned deportation to Russia.
January 21, 2016
They got a glimpse of hope by watching the support demonstration outside the camp near Kirkenes Wednesday evening. Warm support from the locals is however not enough; return to Russia will be carried out.
January 20, 2016
This northern Swedish town has totally changed. People and new businesses are moving in, new restaurants open, house prices jump and Matz Engman, CEO of Luleå Business & Economic Development, says this is just the beginning.
January 20, 2016