Work & live in Norway

Norwegian companies are in need of qualified personnel in order to keep pace with market growth. Therefore, Norwegian businesses are eager to recruit skilled labour from all around the world. Before moving to Norway it can always be helpful for foreign workers to gain some knowledge about their new country of residence. The following articles contain useful information about working and living in Norway as well as they provide help for the preparation before the arrival in Norway.

  • Study in Norway

    15.10.2014

    Are you considering studying in Norway? Here are some useful sources of information.

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  • New EURES Portal to be launched in 2014

    18.03.2014

    The EURES Portal will go through a makeover in early 2014: it will have a new "CV Online" application, improved search functions, a new look and feel, and be more user-friendly. EURES’ aim is to make it even easier for job...

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  • Living conditions in Norway

    10.01.2012

    What do you need to do to adapt the Norwegian social life? Who can help you with you finance, insurance, family, healthcare and security. Find out by choosing the right subject below.

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  • Education in Norway

    11.01.2012

    Norway offers you a unique student experience and Norwegian institutions of higher education welcome applications sent by qualified students from all over the world.

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  • Working conditions in Norway

    23.09.2011

    What can you expect from the Norwegian labour market and a Norwegian employer? What kind of rights do you have and where can you find more information? From the menu below you can find answers related to all these kinds of...

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  • Checklist - moving to Norway

    06.09.2011

    A checklist of things to consider and necessary preparations before moving to Norway.

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  • The better way INN® to Norway

    30.06.2011

    Not so many years ago the decision to pursue one’s career in a new and unfamiliar country was viewed as being bold and adventurous, but in today’s increasingly globalized world it is more and more common. However, problems...

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  • Three career journeys

    30.06.2011

    Norway has relatively low unemployment compared to most countries and needs many high-tech professionals to fill the gap in various sectors, from energy and shipping to finance and IT. A profile of three different job purs...

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  • A quick guide to a fresh start

    30.06.2011

    Why live and work in Norway? If you dig under the surface a bit, you’ll find that there are plenty of good reasons to seek employment here. First and foremost, the UN has judged Norway to have the highest quality of life i...

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  • Norway in need of foreign labour

    21.11.2007

    The Norwegian economy has never been in better shape. While this is obviously good news, it's also a problem: Norwegian companies do not have enough qualified personnel to handle high-tech applications and advanced Norw...

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