Norwegian firms operating through the NOREPS system sold NOK 428 million worth of emergency relief supplies and services last year; an all-time high for the Norwegian emergency preparedness network and more than double the sales of the previous year.
A new soft loan window in Norfund. Support for CDM. Resolution to the bottlenecks in the long-delayed GIEK guarantee scheme. Development Minister Erik Solheim points to a major aid policy shift for the Norwegian business community.