The Kingdom of Norway lies on the Scandinavian Peninsula and is not part of the European Union.
It shares a long eastern border with Sweden, but it is also bordered by Finland and Russia to the north-east. Norway is one of the original states of Europe and the third-oldest European kingdom formed after the English and the French monarchies. This page collates DW's latest content related to Norway.
Norwegians went to the polls last week and for the first time, the future of Norway's petroleum sector was a key election issue. Many now argue the country must wean itself off oil and gas as soon as possible, yet the government will be pushing for opening up new areas for exploration in the Arctic north.
Brown bears have largely vanished from Europe over the past 12,000 years. One reason: warmer winters discouraged females from bearing cubs as they used energy to sleep rather than go into deep hibernation in the cold.
As Germany gathered for their upcoming World Cup qualifiers, Joachim Löw stressed that none of his players had punched their ticket for Russia yet. However, he also had encouraging words for a frustrated Thomas Müller.
DW Business reporter Joachim Eggers drives a Tesla 1,500 kilometers across Norway, where 42 percent of all new vehicle registrations are for electric cars. Tax incentives, cheap hydroelectricity and free charging at abundant charging stations are powering the transition.