Oslo is the economic and governmental centre of Norway. The city is also a hub of Norwegian trade, banking, industry and shipping. It is an important centre for maritime industries and maritime trade in Europe. The city is home to many companies within the maritime sector, some of which are among the world's largest shipping companies, shipbrokers and maritime insurance brokers. Oslo is a pilot city of the Council of Europe and the European Commission intercultural cities programme.
Oslo Central was built on the site of the older Oslo East Station (Oslo Østbanestasjon, Oslo Ø), the combining of the former east and west stations being made possible by the opening of the Oslo Tunnel. Oslo Central has nineteen tracks, thirteen of which have connections through the Oslo Tunnel. The station has two buildings, the original Oslo East building and the newer main building for Oslo Central. Each building houses a large shopping centre. The square in front of the station is called Jernbanetorget.
As most Palestinians in the streets these days were born after the accord was signed with grand fanfare on the White House lawn, they are no longer committed to Oslo and seek new paths to a deal that would end the occupation and allow for the establishment of an independent ...
OSLO, Minn. — For Don and Marilyn Mathsen, a plan to convert an old barn in rural Oslo into a venue for their youngest daughter’s wedding dance has turned into more ... They started making plans for the residence in 2012; their primary home is in Grand Forks ... Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald ... Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald ... OSLO.
A 500 millilitre bottle of still water is the most expensive to buy in the Norwegian capital Oslo, where consumers have to spend $1.84, and is the cheapest in Beirut at just 4 cents, according to a ... Oslo also topped the index for most expensive bottled water globally even when comparing prices across several brands.
– An upcoming bridge replacement project in Oslo presents an opportunity to mitigate the spring flooding that is a perennial problem on the Red River north of Grand Forks, according to the ... 31, 1986, as the date dikes on both sides of the river be lowered to the level of a 36-foot flood in Oslo, according to Grand Forks Herald archives.
Grand Forks was my home from 1967, college days, to 1987, except for a single year in Oslo, Norway...Sometimes when I’m out walking in a light snowfall in Grand Forks, the kind that comes softly and flows at a gentle slant through the light of street lamps, I remember when Oslo was home and I walked in the snow.
Minnesota bars and restaurants are again, finally, open for business after Gov. Tim Walz last week announced a loosening of restrictions he put in place late last year to mitigate the spread of coronavirus ... Now, the hospitality businesses in Minnesota communities like EastGrand Forks, Oslo and so many others at least have a fighting chance ... .
GRAND FORKS — The driver of the vehicle that caused a ... The Grand Forks Police Department, in a Sunday news release, identified Jenessa Kelley, age 21, of Crookston, Minn., as the driver of the Buick Regal that police say caused the crash ... The driver of the Impala has been identified as Trisha Trousil, 42, of Oslo, Minn.