Blog: Opportunities Abroad

Every day we see market opportunities for Norwegian industry and relay what is of interest for Norwegian companies. Discover and read up on smart city-opportunities.

7 Reasons for Norwegian Companies to Look to the South African market

1 måned siden

South Africa is known for its beautiful beaches and landscape. The country is also known for some of the best wines globally. But the country has more to offer. There is plenty of market opportunities waiting to be grasped. (Photo: Andreas Selter) A gateway to Africa Looking to the South African market, opportunities are not… Read More

Offshore Wind opportunities in South Korea – a fast-paced move towards renewable resources.

1 måned siden

South Korea produces 90% of the country’s electricity generated from non-renewable sources. However, South Korea is committed to change; adjusting to green power has been a political focus area, and offshore wind will be one of key drivers on the deployment of renewable energy. The government aims for 20% of the country’s electricity consumption to… Read More

The FinTech Landscape in Africa shows interesting Trends

1 måned siden

Crypto-Currencies pave the way Africa is becoming an interesting market for crypto-currencies and next-generation peer-to-peer buying and selling of crypto-currencies is becoming a rapidly expanding market. In a recent article in ITWEB, dated 24 May 2018, it is noted that African virtual currency users are more likely to be male, under 30 years old and… Read More

Marine Waste – Team Norway in South Africa pushing for solutions through local partnerships

2 måneder siden

Marine waste is reaching pandemic proportions. Combining private and public resources are essential to reverse this trend, creating new business opportunities for all aspects of waste management in the process. South Africa is taking a leading role for Africa – and for the seven seas. (Illustration: Stephanie Martin / African Marine Waste Network) Norway earlier this… Read More

Turn trash into cash in South Africa

4 måneder siden

Waste challenges in South Africa brings opportunities for Norwegian companies. South Africa’s growing urban population is putting pressure on the environment in terms of waste management. Norwegian companies might have the technology to solve South Africa’s waste management problems. The waste industry in South Africa consists mainly of waste collection and landfilling. According to Green… Read More

Internet of Buildings (IoB) in Asia

6 måneder siden

The increasing convergence of Internet of Things (IoT) with buildings, is widening an unmet demand in Asia for smart building technologies. There will be a demand for smart building technologies in building information modelling, building management systems and automation, cloud real-time management, monitoring and sensors, HVAC automation & controls, home automation, mobile-linked controls and other… Read More

Waste challenges in Indonesia

8 måneder siden

Norwegian clean energy solutions, marine and maritime technology can help Indonesia with their challenges and help the country reach their energy production targets. A country half way across the globe with more than 260 million people, making Indonesia the world’s 4th most populous country in the world behind China, India and the US, but only… Read More

UK artificial intelligence sector is booming

11 måneder siden

If you are operating in the tech and/or artificial intelligence sector and is looking to expand your business further, then UK might be for you. As Professor Stephen Hawking recently put it at a conference in Cambridge “Success in creating Artificial Intelligence (AI) could be the biggest event in the history of our civilisation. It… Read More

The waste sector in Romania is full of business opportunities

1 år siden

Do you represent a Norwegian or Romanian company that is active within the waste sector? Then the new Study on the Waste Sector in Romania can be an interesting read. The study looks at most of the segments in public and industrial waste in Romania and presents their current status and needs as well as… Read More

Sweden launches Europe’s largest testing area for drones

1 år siden

If your company specializes in drone technology or drone applications, then Västervik in Sweden is the place you should be focusing your attention. New opportunities to test and innovate In the densely populated European continent, finding suitable testing areas free from scheduled flights are few and far between. That is why Västerviks’s municipality and several private… Read More