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Drosjemonopol for fall – priskutt i vente

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Category: Automobile / Transport

Et ferskt ESA-vedtak pålegger Norge å avvikle drosjemonopolet innen to måneder. Efta er i ferd med å gjøre det Uber ikke klarte. I alle år har det vært et fast tak for antall drosjeløyver i hvert fylke. Begrensningen av taxitilbudet gir nødvendigvis høyere taxipriser for forbruker. Det er dette som i korthet kalles «taximonopolet». Det er strengt […]

Source: DN

Published: April 25, 2017


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HiOA Blir Universitet og Starter Samarbeid med IBM

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Category: Education / Research

Til neste år blir dette Norges neste universitet. Navnet er foreløpig ikke bestemt, men kanskje blir det det Aker Universitet? Uansett er forvandlingen og planene allerede godt i gang. Høgskolen i Oslo og Akershus (HiOA) tar flere grep på veien. Det inkluderer styrking av sitt teknologifakultet. Onsdag ettermiddag signerte skolen en fersk samarbeidsavtale med en amerikansk […]

Source: Digi.no

Published: April 25, 2017


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Poll: 62% of US Voters Support Controversial Border-Adjustment Tax

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Category: Government

A majority of registered voters support a proposal to impose a new 20 percent tax on imports, according to a new poll. The Harvard-Harris Poll survey found that 62 percent of Americans would support a 20 percent tax on all goods made outside the United States. The idea is backed by 77 percent of Republicans, […]

Source: The Hill

Published: April 25, 2017


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Speaker Ryan and Delegation Reaffirm Strong Partnership in Norway

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Category: Government

OSLO, NORWAY — Beginning a four-nation visit focused on strengthening our transatlantic alliances, a bipartisan congressional delegation led by House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) arrived in Norway to meet with top government officials.  “We believe that the NATO alliance is as important today as it ever has been, and that is something that we in the United […]

Source: Speaker.gov

Published: April 25, 2017


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May US shale oil output seen rising most in over two years

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Category: Energy

US shale production in May was set for its biggest monthly increase in more than two years, government data showed on Monday, as producers stepped up their drilling activity with oil prices hovering at over $50 a barrel. May output is set to rise by 123,000 barrels per day to 5.19 million bpd, according to […]

Source: Reuters

Published: April 25, 2017


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