Basic Information of Norway

Norway or the official name is ” the Kingdom of Norway” or Kongeriket Norge or Kongeriket Noreg. This located in Northern Europe. Western part of the Scandinavian Peninsula It has territory to Sweden, Finland and Russia, and has a territorial sea to the Atlantic. Close to Denmark and the United Kingdom Norway is a country with long coastline and is home to the famous fjords.

The neighboring islands of Svalbard and Eman are under Norwegian sovereignty and are considered part of the kingdom, while the Bouvet Island in the South Atlantic. And Peter Island 1 in the South Pacific. It is the only colony of Norway. In addition, Norway also claims to be in the Antarctic Territory in Antarctica. The location of the research station.

Located on the west coast of the Scandinavian Peninsula. North adjacent to the Arctic Ocean. South adjacent to the North Sea. East, adjacent to Finland, Sweden and Russia, to the west, adjacent to the Norwegian Sea.

Norwegian languages ​​are written in Bokmal and Nynorsk. Evangelical Lutheran Evangelical Lutheran Church (88%) (Official State-religion). Currency Norwegian Krone (NOK) Exchange Rate NOK 1 NOK 5.65 USD 7.07 NOK 1 USD. Norway National Day is May 17 (Constitution Day). Political system of parliamentary democracy. The monarchy is under the constitution. There are 165 members of the Storing. There are 165 members directly elected by the people (the people having the right to vote must be 18 years old) and have a 4-year membership term.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s