Norway and Saudi Arabia

Last week a Norwegian delegation attended Yanbu Forum for Investment Opportunities in Aquaculture. The aim of the conference was to promote and support the development of aquaculture in the Kingdom. The Norwegian Ambassador, Mr. Rolf Willy Hansen, senior consultant at the commercial department at the Ministry of Foreign affairs, Mrs. Turid Eusebio, as well as representatives from Innovation... Read more

On 4 February, the UK, Germany, Kuwait, Norway and the UN will co-host a conference on the Syria crisis. Syria is the world's biggest humanitarian crisis. According to the UN, $7.73 billion is required to implement an appropriate response. The conflict has left 13.5 million people in need of humanitarian assistance within Syria's borders.  6.5 million of which are internally displac Read more

Do you know an exceptional person who has gone beyond the call of duty and shown outstanding dedication and service to the displacement cause? We are asking for your help to identify inspiring and committed candidates. The deadline for nominations is 8 February 2016. Across the globe our colleagues in the international community encounter countless heroes who work tirelessly to support, protect... Read more

Photo: Sølve Sundsbø, Det kongelige hoff.

This weekend Their Majesties King Harald and Queen Sonja mark the 25th anniversary of their ascension to the Norwegian throne. The Government of Norway’s gift to the King and Queen is a commemorative jubilee event at University Square in Oslo, followed by a gala performance in the Aula of the University of Oslo. Winter activities for children will be held in the Palace Square on the day of the... Read more

Norway has had diplomatic representation in Saudi Arabia since 1961.The bilateral relationship has been enhanced by the opening of the Royal Saudi Embassy in Oslo in 2012. Read more