SOCCER: Norwegian Journalists Reporting On World Cup Workers Arrested In Qatar – The Guardian
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SOCCER: Norwegian Journalists Reporting On World Cup Workers Arrested In Qatar – The Guardian

Two Norwegian journalists investigating conditions for migrant workers in Qatar ahead of the 2022 Fifa World Cup were arrested and detained for 36 hours as they tried to leave the country, Norwegian media have reported.The VG newspaper reported that Halvor Ekeland, a sports journalist for the public broadcaster NRK, and Lokman Ghorbani, an NRK cameraman,…

BUSINESS: According to Uptodown research
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BUSINESS: According to Uptodown research

*, the most widely used Android mobile devices worldwide. The Uptodown App Store published an analysis based on traffic data. It identified the most popular brands of Android smartphones and their models in different regions. Samsung is the first to rank in the world for a model that was introduced in 2016,. The most popular…

FOOD SAFETY: Norway saw a significant decline in foodborne illnesses in 2020
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FOOD SAFETY: Norway saw a significant decline in foodborne illnesses in 2020

Notified foodborne illnesses in Norway have been reduced by half in 2020, compared to the previous year. The Norwegian Institute of Public Health (FHI) received 23 notifications about outbreaks this past year compared to 46 in 2019. Norovirus and Cryptosporidium were all reported three-times each, while the agent for five outbreaks was not known. A…

OPINION – Take Their Guns. The US Would Be A Less Dangerous Place
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OPINION – Take Their Guns. The US Would Be A Less Dangerous Place

Expect the gun control debate in America to really get hot over the next 12 months as Beto O’Rourke runs for governor of Texas. O’Rourke said, when running for president in 2019, “Hell yes, we’re going to take your AR-15, your AK-47!”And it’s entirely time for this debate. America has just a bit more than…

BUSINESS: FREYR Joins Fair Cobalt Alliance
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BUSINESS: FREYR Joins Fair Cobalt Alliance

NEW YORK & OSLO, Norway & LUXEMBOURG–(BUSINESS WIRE)–FREYR Battery (NYSE: FREY) (“FREYR”), a developer of clean, next-generation battery cell production capacity, has become a member of the Fair Cobalt Alliance (“FCA”) to underscore FREYR’s commitment to developing a sustainable global battery industry. The FCA is a multi-stakeholder action platform committed to developing responsible and fair…

BUSINESS: Photocure To Attend The Piper Sandler 33rd Annual Health Conference
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BUSINESS: Photocure To Attend The Piper Sandler 33rd Annual Health Conference

OSLO, Norway, Nov. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — ASA (OSE: PHO), The Bladder Cancer Company, announces that President and Chief Executive Officer, Dan Schneider and Chief Financial Officer, Erik Dahl will present a corporate overview and host 1-on-1 meetings with investors at the Piper Sandler 33rd Annual Healthcare conference, being held virtually November 29 through December 2, 2021. A webcast of…

VERIZON NEWS – Did You Learn Something Today?
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VERIZON NEWS – Did You Learn Something Today?

Henry Ford once said, “anyone who keeps learning stays young.”Throughout my career, I’ve had the good fortune to work with and learn from many wise, talented professionals. Some colleagues shared their technical knowledge or helpful productivity tips and many offered sage advice. One mentor’s memorable suggestion came in the form of a challenge — try…

BUSINESS: C.P. Telenor Group And Group Support True, Dtac And Telenor Group In Exploring The Creation A New Telecom-Tech Firm
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BUSINESS: C.P. Telenor Group And Group Support True, Dtac And Telenor Group In Exploring The Creation A New Telecom-Tech Firm

November 21, 2021 20:03 ET | Source: Telenor (Oslo/Bangkok, 22.11.2021) C.P. Group and Telenor Group announced today that they have agreed to explore the creation of a new telecom-tech company comprising of True and dtac. The new company will be a merger of equals, and bring the best of the two local companies, with the…

BUSINESS: Telenor Og C.P. Group Enige Om A Sla Sammen Dtac Og True I Et Nytt  Telekom- Og Teknologiselskap
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BUSINESS: Telenor Og C.P. Group Enige Om A Sla Sammen Dtac Og True I Et Nytt Telekom- Og Teknologiselskap

(Oslo/Bangkok, 22.11.2021) C. P. Group  og Telenor Group har inngått en avtale om å utforske muligheten til å etable et nytt telekommunikasjons- og teknologiselskap bestående av  True  og dtac. Det nye selskapet dannes ved å slå sammen to likeverdige parter, og vil bygge videre på  styrkene til de to lokale selskapene med sterk støtte fra…

NEW YORK NEWS – Eyewitness News Evening Update – WABC-TV
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NEW YORK NEWS – Eyewitness News Evening Update – WABC-TV

NEW YORK (WABC) — You can also watch the Eyewitness News Update on our Connected TV apps for Fire, Roku, Apple TV and Android TV. Click here to learn more.Due to the college football, Eyewitness News at 5 and 6 p.m. are preempted. Watch the Eyewitness News Digital Update!Here’s a look at what’s making headlines…

ECONOMY: Dutch Government Orders Partial Lockdown Amid Rising COVID Cases – Al Jazeera English
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ECONOMY: Dutch Government Orders Partial Lockdown Amid Rising COVID Cases – Al Jazeera English

Caretaker PM says government wants to ‘deliver a hard blow to the virus’ as COVID-19 cases surge in the Netherlands.Caretaker Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has announced a three-week partial lockdown amid surging COVID-19 cases in the Netherlands, saying his government wants to “deliver a hard blow to the virus”. The lockdown that begins Saturday…

AFRICA NEWS: Africa: Putting Gender on the Front Burner for Climate Change Action
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AFRICA NEWS: Africa: Putting Gender on the Front Burner for Climate Change Action

Glasgow, Scotland — There is a commitment from member countries at the ongoing Climate Change Conference (COP26) to promote gender-responsiveness programmes in climate change related activities. Climate change has become one of the most defining policy issues of the 21st century. Climate change has global implications. These include changing weather patterns that can threaten food…

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BUSINESS: The Metals Company Provides Third Quarter 2021 Corporate Update

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Metals Company (Nasdaq: TMC) (“TMC” or “the Company”), an explorer of lower-impact battery metals from seafloor polymetallic nodules, today provided financial results for the third quarter ending September 30, 2021 and announced a corporate update. Q3 2021 Financial Highlights Raised gross proceeds of $137.6 million in cash prior to transaction fees Total…

BUSINESS: EIP Closes Over $1 Billion In Latest Flagship Fund To Accelerate The Global Push Toward Net Zero
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BUSINESS: EIP Closes Over $1 Billion In Latest Flagship Fund To Accelerate The Global Push Toward Net Zero

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Energy Impact Partners LP (EIP), a global venture capital firm leading the transition to a sustainable future, announced today the final close on its latest Flagship Fund with over $1 billion in capital commitments. The Fund brings together one of the industry’s most comprehensive ecosystems of strategic and financial investors across the utility,…

ARGENTINA NEWS: En la previa de las elecciones en argentina, el dolar blue sigue rompiendo records
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ARGENTINA NEWS: En la previa de las elecciones en argentina, el dolar blue sigue rompiendo records

ARGENTINA NEWS: El dolar blue se ubica en $ 202 para la compra y $ 205 para la venta en la previa a la apertura de la jornada de este jueves. En esos valores cerro el billete ayer, luego de registrar un salto de $ 5,5 para superar los registros anteriores y alcanzar un nuevo…

CANADA NEWS: Canadian Companies Under Pressure to Increase Female Board Representation
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CANADA NEWS: Canadian Companies Under Pressure to Increase Female Board Representation

Canadian companies are under increasing pressure to have more women on their boards. Evidence suggests that companies that have a higher proportion of women on their boards produce better corporate performance and returns. A diverse board is linked to higher performance in environmental, social, and governance (ESG), factors that go beyond gender diversity. Gender diversity…

BUSINESS: Germany Sets A New Record For Electric Vehicles
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BUSINESS: Germany Sets A New Record For Electric Vehicles

BERLIN, Nov. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — While sales of conventional vehicles have suffered under supply shortages and long delivery times, EVs are rolling out of dealerships in Germany. The German Association of the Automotive Industry (VDA) says that in the month of October, for the first time, electric vehicles accounted for 30.4 percent of new vehicle…

ARGENTINA NEWS: Efemerides de hoy: que paso un 4 de noviembre
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ARGENTINA NEWS: Efemerides de hoy: que paso un 4 de noviembre

ARGENTINA NEWS: Hechos que ocurrieron en la Argentina y el mundo 4 de noviembre de 2021 – 00: 01 En 1922 el arqueologo ingles Howard Carter encuentra la tumba de Tutankamon en el Valle de los Reyes, en Luxor, Egipto. En las efemerides del 4 de noviembre sobresalen estos hechos que ocurrieron un dia como…

GAMES: Vigor Chronicles – Vengeance Is Here To Change Things Forever
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GAMES: Vigor Chronicles – Vengeance Is Here To Change Things Forever

Hei, Outlanders!  It’s November already and the year is slowly coming to an end. But before we say goodbye to 2021 we’ve got one last big update for you! Vigor Chronicles is here, but before we dive into what you can expect with this update, let’s see what happened during Season 9 shall we? We…

DISNEY PARKS NEWS: Adventures By Disney Announces New Opportunities For Families To Set Sail On Expedition Cruises To The Arctic In 2023
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DISNEY PARKS NEWS: Adventures By Disney Announces New Opportunities For Families To Set Sail On Expedition Cruises To The Arctic In 2023

Calling all adventurers! Have you heard the news? Adventures by Disney just announced an all-new expedition cruise experience to the northernmost region of the earth: the Arctic! Plus, families will also have opportunities to explore Antarctica and the Galapagos Islands with additional sailings to both destinations in 2023. Traveling aboard intimate, purpose-built ships that are…

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