+ 20 billion NOK
Norwegian government launches strong financial measures
Norwegian government launched 26th January a more than 2 billion euro financial package against economic downturn. The aim is to avoid recession and unemployment. The package will stimulate the labor market and is regarded as the most extensive stimulation package in any European countries. The emphasis is on transport and communication, municipalities and construction.
Keeping up construction activities is regarded as very important in order to avoid unemployment. Many projects which have been put on hold due to lack of labor and finances can now be implemented. Schools, hospitals, roads and railroads and many other estates will be built or reconstructed.
Read more at the Norwegian governments homepage