On October 19th, the well-established and talented Norwegian band Brazz Brothers performed an impressive concert together with a group of young and promising Chinese children from Shanghai Pudong Children’s Palace.

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Arctic exhibition at Beijing Museum of Natural History. 
Photo: Wenyan Zou.

A series of scientific lectures and experts exchanges on the Arctic and Northern Lights were held during the Arctic exhibition «Explore the Arctic - past, present and future» in Beijing, which attracted public attention on the Arctic.

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Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende in Sierra Leone, October 15, 2014. 
Photo: Utenriksdepartementet/Astrid Sehl.

On the 10th of October foreign minister Børge Brende announced that, Norway pledges nearly NOK 70 million to new World Bank fund to fight Ebola. Further, on October 14th another 75 million NOK was allocated to the fight, bringing the total number to NOK 329 million so far this year.

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May-Britt Moser and Edvard I. Moser. 
Photo: Geir Mogen, NTNU.

Three neuroscientists, including the married couple May-Britt Moser and Edvard I. Moser from Norway, have won the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for their discoveries of cells that constitute a positioning system in the brain.

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Application deadline 10 November 2014

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STB is looking for a new country manager China for their office in Beijing.

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Photo: Joar Nango.

The Norwegian architect Joar Nango is coming to Beijing to participate in the Residency Programme at Platform China from 1 September to 31 October 2014. The Residency Programme is a collaboration between Platform China, the Office for Contemporary Art Norway (OCA) and the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Beijing.

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All pictures are from Morten Rustad's film

Norwegian photographer Morten Rustad has made a breathtaking five-minute short film out of tens and thousands of images taken on a 15 000 km long trip in Norway.

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