Oslo is the economic and governmental centre of Norway. The city is also a hub of Norwegian trade, banking, industry and shipping. It is an important centre for maritime industries and maritime trade in Europe. The city is home to many companies within the maritime sector, some of which are among the world's largest shipping companies, shipbrokers and maritime insurance brokers. Oslo is a pilot city of the Council of Europe and the European Commission intercultural cities programme.
Oslo Central was built on the site of the older Oslo East Station (Oslo Østbanestasjon, Oslo Ø), the combining of the former east and west stations being made possible by the opening of the Oslo Tunnel. Oslo Central has nineteen tracks, thirteen of which have connections through the Oslo Tunnel. The station has two buildings, the original Oslo East building and the newer main building for Oslo Central. Each building houses a large shopping centre. The square in front of the station is called Jernbanetorget.
“Is Oslo worth visiting?” Norway’s capital city may not be as globally recognized as other European cities, but it certainly holds its own unique charm and attractions ... Oslo is a walkable city with most attractions located within a comfortable distance.
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HELSINKI (AP) - A walrus that became a global celebrity last year after it was seen frolicking and basking in a Oslo fjord before it was euthanized by the authorities has been honored with a bronze sculpture in Norway... The walrus named Freya quickly become a popular attraction among Oslo residents.
The walrus, named Freya, quickly become a popular attraction among Oslo residents but Norwegian authorities later made a decision to euthanize it because they said people hadn’t followed recommendations to keep a safe distance away from the massive animal.
The walrus, named Freya, quickly become a popular attraction among Oslo residents but Norwegian authorities later made a decision to euthanise her - causing public outrage - because they said people had not followed recommendations to keep a safe distance away from the massive animal.
Norwegian artist Astri Tonoian created the statue, which was unveiled on Saturday at the Oslo marina - a short distance from where the 600 ... The walrus, named Freya after the Norse goddess of love, quickly became a popular attraction among Oslo residents.