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Official visit to Brazil by HRH Crown Prince Haakon – part 2

This is the second video continuing with the series of short clips shared by The Royal Palace, this time showing the visit to Rio de Janeiro. Crown Prince Haakon attended the business seminars arranged on occasion of his visit to Rio

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Posted in Brazil, Maritime, Norway

Crown Prince visit strengthens Brazil-Norway business ties

From 16 to 19 November, HRH Crown Prince Haakon of Norway visited Brazil together with the Norwegian Minister of Trade and Industry, Monica Mæland, five deputy ministers and a large business delegation composed by 95 people from 48 companies. The

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Posted in Norway

2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro was the city chosen by the International Olympic Committee to organize the first Olympics in South America. In the face of such a big event, the city has to invest in infrastructure. The projects for the 2016

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Posted in Brazil

Smart City Projects in Brazil

Brazilian cities had unprecedented growth during the last decades, a phenomenon closely tied to the country’s booming economy. Large metropolitan centers such as state capitals Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo became the hubs for the most relevant companies in

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Posted in Energy & Environment

Consul General talks about preparations for 2016 Olympic Games

Within less than 500, Rio de Janeiro is going to host the 2016 Olympic Games. The Norwegian Consul General, Mrs. Helle Klem, spoke to TV2 about the preparations and expectations for the mega event. Watch the video below – in Norwegian only.

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Norwegian Art Exhibit in Rio

On the occasion of the 450th anniversary of the City of Rio de Janeiro, The Norwegian Consulate General and Centro Cultural Correios invite you to the art exhibit Re-Conhecimento A Gravura Norueguesa Contemporânea.

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Rio de Janeiro structures subsea cluster

The structuring project for the Subsea Cluster of the State of Rio de Janeiro was launched yesterday in a ceremony followed by a cocktail hosted by FIRJAN. The Brazilian subsea market will have a 45-percent share of the world subsea market.

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Posted in Oil & Gas