Thomas Nilsen

Norwegian Government hopes for new innovation. Coal mining in Svea and Lunckefjell will be halted temporarily.
December 18, 2015
Oil currencies tumble to a record low. For the first time since 1992, the Swedish krone is now stronger than the Norwegian. One US dollar is sold for 71 rubles.
December 18, 2015
Kiruna’s landmark wooden church will be demolished and relocated so it doesn’t fall into the underground iron-ore mine.
December 17, 2015
Austrian oil driller OMV starts New Year with drilling north in the Barents Sea.
December 17, 2015
Malfunctioned during a test shooting and fell into the three-store house in the village of Nyonoska in Arkhangelsk Region.
December 16, 2015
The Norwegian Intelligence Service (NIS) has vacant post as analyst on Russian security policy.
December 15, 2015
It is snow. It is dark. It is cold. And it is 40 kilometres to the nearest town on Russia’s Kola Peninsula. A family with children was told to leave Norway on bicycles at Storskog this weekend, the coldest so far this winter.
December 14, 2015
Russian submarine launched Sineva ballistic missile close to Norwegian waters Saturday morning.
December 12, 2015
The Arkhangelsk Governor’s gesture is part of the region’s belt-tightening in times of difficult economical situation.
December 11, 2015
Helsinki beefs up defence budget by 9 percent next year, even though Finland is facing hard economic times.
December 05, 2015