Accreditation for the Barents Summit in Kirkenes 3–4 June 2013

The first 20 years of the Barents cooperation will be marked with a meeting of prime ministers in Kirkenes from 3 to 4 June. Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg will host the meeting. The deadline for accreditation is 27 May.

Among those expected to take part are Russian Prime Minister Dmitri Medvedev and Finnish Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen. 

Preliminary programme: 

Monday 3 June 2013

18:00   Outdoor concert arranged by Pikene på Broen. Prime Minister Stoltenberg will open the concert.

20:00   Official reception. Accredited media are invited. Thon Hotel Kirkenes.

Tuesday 4 June 2013

09:00   Barents Euro-Arctic Summit, Thon Hotel Kirkenes.

10:30   Press meeting, Thon Hotel Kirkenes. 

A bilateral programme for Mr Stoltenberg and Mr Medvedev, including press opportunities, is planned from approximately 11:00 to 16:00 Tuesday 4 June. 

The deadline for accreditation is 27 May. (The reason for the early deadline is that there is limited accommodation available in Kirkenes. Media that contact us after the deadline cannot be guaranteed a hotel room.) Link to accreditation page. 

More information about the Barents Summit, including practical information, can be found at: www.barents2013.org.

Press contact for the programme Kirkenes:

Communications Adviser Veslemøy Lothe Salvesen: +47 9956 8584.

Press contact for Prime Minister Stoltenberg:

Communications Adviser Tor Borgersen: +47 909 38 987

 

Related news

Latest news

New contract: Windcat 41 - no 17 in the Servogear series

Servogear announces the signing of a new contract with Windcat Workboats BV for the delivery of Servogear Controllable Pitch Propellers (CPP)  for their new vessel Windcat 41. 

Seacat Enterprise to be launched January 12th

Seacat Services, is preparing to launch its first High Speed Utility Vessel (HSUV), Seacat Enterprise at January 12th.

Norsafe Signs Contract with the Swedish Coast Guard (KBV)

On Wednesday 21st December, Norsafe signed yet another new contract with the Swedish Coast Guard (KBV) to deliver nine new Magnum 750 MKII boats.

A Unique Second-generation Tomograph is Developed

A new gamma-ray tomograph designed to image up to 4” diameter pipes, is developed by CMR Prototech for the Saskatchewan Research Council (SRC) in Canada.

Sohome launches a new website

Sohome has launched a new website that makes it easier to find key information. 

Sohome AS receives orders for Johan Sverdrup Project

Sohome AS is proud to be a sub-contractor to Intelecom AS for the Johan Sverdrup Project. 

New 55'' Ultra High Definition Chart and Planning table passes Type Approval testing

Most advanced maritime display system ever produced, the 55'' Ultra High Definition Chart & Planning table, enables Integrated Bridge System manufacturers to develop new multi-data solutions.

Norsafe's experience in the Polar Code Pays Off

In readiness for the introduction of the Polar code, Norsafe has become the first LSA supplier to have executed full scale tests and trials 

Øglænd System Group winner of Business of the Year Award

Øglænd System Group won the Business of the Year Award in the Stavanger-region 2016.