Press & News


How Schibsted works to influence EU regulations

Find out how Petra Wikström and the Public Policy team work behind the scenes among politicians and bureaucrats. During a session at Nordic Media Days in Bergen in May, Petra Wikström didn’t expect too many people to show up to hear her talk about EU’s efforts to regulate the global

VG wins prestigious European award for its transparency initiative

The “How we work in VG” portal was launched in October 2022. VG won the category “Best trust initiative” during the European Digital Award 2023 held by the international press organization Wan-Ifra. “Trust is perhaps the most important element of editor-controlled media today. The fact that VG has received international

Great success for Schibsted and Bergens Tidende at the 2023 INMA Global Media Awards

Schibsted’s regional newspaper Bergens Tidende clinched the prestigious “Best in Show” at the INMA Global Media Awards 2023 for their groundbreaking project, “Journey Around the World.” “It’s hard to believe that a small regional newspaper from a small country like Norway could win the most prestigious prize in competition with

News as music – Aftonbladet and IN/LAB explore the journalism of the future

A news service that presents news to the beat of AI-generated music – or as an AI-generated rap song. Aftonbladet and Schibsted’s innovation lab IN/LAB are now using AI to help in an experiment to get more young people to participate in independent journalism. In the fall of 2022, innovation

E24 has become Norway’s most widely read financial online newspaper

On average 527,814 readers visited every day during the last quarter. This makes E24 the eighth largest website in Norway, according to figures from the Mediabedriftenes Landsforening (MBL). E24 is part of Schibsted’s family of digital brands.  The number of readers has increased compared to the same period last

Join us at the Schibsted Future Report event in Copenhagen!

Schibsted Future Report is on its way to the 2023 Nordic road show. Next stop is at Matrikel 1 in Copenhagen April 6. Join us for a breakfast meet-up to learn how to secure innovation within a company that all Danes know well, DBA; and how a large family of

Aftenposten wins big at Media Awards

Aftenposten took home top prize “Media house of the year” as well as several other awards.  The media awards are handed out by the National Association of Media Companies during the Nordic Media Days in Bergen. Winning a total of nine prizes, it was certainly a night to celebrate for

Schibsted results first quarter 2023

Schibsted released its Q1 2023 results today. Financials and Analytical Info Q1 2023 Interim Report Q1 2023 Q1 2023 results presentation Webcast link Transition in Nordic Marketplaces to unlock significant user and customer value over time “For Schibsted, 2023 started off with an underlying¹ revenue growth of 1 per cent

Invitation to the virtual presentation of Schibsted’s Q1 2023 results

Schibsted will release its Q1 2023 results on 28 April 2023. It will not be possible to physically attend the presentation. Programme for the day, 28 April 2023: 07:00 CET Publication of the Q1 results including interim report, presentation and financials and analytical information. 09:00 CET CEO Kristin Skogen Lund

Aftenposten wins the SKUP Prize and VG is awarded diploma

“Our journalists operate at a world-class level and the entire Schibsted group should be proud ,” says Editor-in-Chief Trine Eilertsen after Aftenposten won the SKUP Prize for the second year in a row. The SKUP Prize is the most prestigious award Norwegian journalists can receive for investigative and critical journalism.

Schibsted acquires Shifter

Schibsted is acquiring a 51% stake in Shifter Media AS, with an option to purchase the rest of the company. “Shifter is a very attractive company that we have been following for a long time. We are very impressed with how they have established themselves as a key news outlet

Schibsted appoints Per Christian Mørland as new EVP CFO

Today, Schibsted has appointed Per Christian Mørland as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Mørland has held a number of leading strategic and operational roles in Nordic and global companies through his career. He is currently Group CFO at Telia in Stockholm. Prior to his current role he has