Unemployment rate 2014 (Percentage of the economically active population)

Patchwork Stories

  • 05/19/2015
    Atle Staalesen, BarentsObserver.com
    Norwegian company Norterminal and its subsidiary Norterminal Floating Storage AS will soon be able to handle up to six million ton of Russian oil at its ship-to-ship facility in a fjord outside Kirkenes, Norway. In an application to the Norwegian Environment Agency, the company seeks permission for a doubling of the volumes of ship-to-ship...
  • 05/18/2015
    Arina Ulyanova, Murmansk State Humanities University
    Today the Norwegian oil industry has found itself in a deep crisis, and statistics of Patchwork Barents is the proof of this. The latest data shows that black gold production in the kingdom has reduced twice over the last 15 years. “The Norwegian Fairytale” started with discovering of first oil field in the Northern Sea in 1969, and since then...