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.
In 2019, Michael Ryan, head of the WHO’s emergencies program, warned of a new phase of high-impact epidemics, adding that climate change, conflict, antibiotic resistance and increasingly mobile populations are all conspiring to raise the threat level.
Hayler introduced the first Nio House in OsloCity Center, having a floor space of 2,150 square meters, likely to be opened in September.Story continues ... By the end of 2021, the company hopes to have four swap stations in and around the Oslo region ... Subsequently, the company is planning to launch its mobile service.
It is to be developed in partnership with customers from the transport sector, authorities and green energy funding programmes ... It should open a large H2 station for heavy duty trucks and small cars at Alna in Oslo in July 2022, with smaller cars to be served there from the third quarter of 2021 via a mobile fuelling unit ... (EUR 1 = USD 1.190) ....
Among the trends our survey respondents identified were e-commerce, blockchain and crypto, healthtech, energy, mobility and climate ... We focus on technology companies and are industry agnostic in general, but in Oslo we have a particular focus on startups within the energy, property and mobility sector.
OSLO (Reuters) – Norway’s capital Oslo will tighten lockdown measures to combat a sharp rise in coronavirus infections linked to a more contagious variant, the city’s governing mayor said on Sunday ... On Friday, Oslo registered a daily record of 245 new coronavirus infections.
Reading, England/Paris... 29 report ... Norway has shown that huge subsidies for EVs, including tax breaks and low road tolls, have worked so well that a typical buyer of a small electric Nissan Leaf is "an average working man aged 30 to 50," according to Frode Lehne, head of Mobile Skøyen AS, a Nissan Motor Co dealership in Oslo ... .
29 report ... INTENSE COMPETITION ... Norway has shown that huge subsidies for EVs, including tax breaks and low road tolls, have worked so well that a typical buyer of a small electric Nissan Leaf is “an average working man aged 30 to 50,” according to Frode Lehne, head of MobileSkøyen AS, a Nissan Motor Co dealership in Oslo ... .
Norwegian life insurer StorebrandASA has beefed up its climate policy, leading it to exit oil giants Exxon Mobil Corp. and Chevron Corp ... The move by the Oslo-listed company, which has about $91 billion under management, is another illustration of how investors are adjusting to the risks of climate change, putting pressure on fossil-fuel producers ... .
MALVERN, Penn., June 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Momentum Dynamics will provide the wireless charging system to Jaguar Land Rover vehicles to support the City of Oslo with the world's first high-powered wireless taxis ... By providing unlimited driving range our system enables Oslo cab drivers to stay in revenue service all day ... About City of Oslo.