Norway

Crown Prince Haakon opened Oslo's new public library

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon of Norway opened Oslo’s newest and largest public library on Thursday. The day of the opening was not random as Crown Prince Haakon opened the library exactly 87 years after his great-grandfather King Haakon VII opened the old main library in Oslo. His Royal Highness was welcomed to the library by Oslo’s Mayor and a number of Norway’s…
Read more
Norway

Crown Prince Haakon opens Oslo's new Climate House

Crown Prince Haakon of Norway has opened a brand new exhibition house on climate and climate change in Oslo. The exhibition house is owned and operated in co-operation between the University of Oslo and Oslo Natural History Museum. The formal opening was accomplished by…
CoronavirusNorway

Crown Prince Haakon holds talks with Norwegian entrepreneurs

Crown Prince Haakon of Norway has been hearing more about how the coronavirus pandemic is being handled by businesses across his country. On video-link, His Royal Highness met with the Norwegian firms Less, Epiguard and Rocketfarm to hear more about what they are doing and how they earn money and create work during the pandemic. Entrepreneurship is an important issue for the Crown Prince. On…
Read more
Norway

PHOTO SPECIAL: Norway’s Royal Family appear in public for the first time in months to commemorate the country's liberation

King Harald and Queen Sonja was joined by Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette Marit on Friday to attend events commemorating Liberation Day and the National Veterans Day at Akershus Fortress in Oslo. This is the first time in months that the members of The Royal Family have appeared in such a public context because of the ongoing public health emergency. Photo: Oskar Aanmoen / Royal…
Read more
CoronavirusNorway

Major royal children's event cancelled in Norway

Oslo Municipality’s national day committee met on Tuesday evening and concluded it won’t be possible to carry out the annual national day celebration in the Norwegian capital as usual. The parade is the most iconic part of Norway’s grand national celebrations that takes place on Constitution Day of 17 May every year. The parade leads through the streets of Oslo before passing by…
Read more