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Schibsted and “Tjejer Kodar” empower women in tech

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The Swedish tech industry faces several challenges, including a lack of technical expertise and increasing competition from around the world. One major issue is the underrepresentation of female engineers. As a result, Schibsted has entered into a long-term partnership with Tjejer Kodar – meaning girls that code – to drive

Schibsted will be divided into two companies

Kristin Skogen Lund when declared new CEO

The Board of directors of Schibsted ASA resolved on 18 September 2018 to initiate a process to reorganize the company into two growth-oriented companies. The international online classifieds operations (preliminarily named “MPI”) will be spun off and established as an independent, listed company. Schibsted, meanwhile, will comprise all activities in

VG reaches younger audience on Snapchat Discover

A sunshine story This article has been reposted from a Blog on INMA written by Jonathan Falk Syustad, a video journalist in VG. The story about VG’s Snapchat Discover initiative has been what we in Norway would call a “sunshine story.” Through the work we have put into this initiative, we have

Schibsted Marketplaces invests in

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As part of its strategy to explore new marketplace models which provide an outstanding user experience, Schibsted Marketplaces is investing in the startup real estate marketplace The investment gives Schibsted a small ownership stake in as well as a board observer seat. gives homeowners a stress-free way

Schibsted Results 2nd Quarter 2018

Today, Schibsted Media Group released its Q2 2018 report. Revenues grew 6 percent to NOK 4,602 million, whereas EBITDA grew 29 percent to NOK 895 million.

Data leakage from Schibsted Norway third party provider Typeform

On Monday, July 2nd, Schibsted Norway was notified that Typeform, an international provider of online survey and quiz hosting technology, experienced a data leakage. Schibsted users that have responded to surveys earlier this year through Aftenposten and Bergens Tidende are amongst the affected. An email with relevant information sent to

Changes in Schibsted Media and Marketplaces management teams

Our Media and Marketplaces divisions both recently made changes to their management teams. “Following a substantial reorganization of our company at the end of 2017, where Schibsted was divided into two business divisions; Marketplaces and Media, it is natural at this stage to adapt the management teams to the organizations

Schibsted´s Chief Platform Officer steps down

After four years with Schibsted, Rian Liebenberg is moving on to a new leadership challenge outside Schibsted.

Aftenposten´s reinvented frontpage “Best in Europe”

Aftenposten won “Best in Europe” at INMA´s Global Media Awards in Washington DC. Check out all the Schibsted winners! What a night of celebration for Schibsted Media! No less than 13 prizes were given to Schibsted companies in INMA´s Global Media Awards in Washington DC on Monday night. The most

Schibsted Journalism Awards winners 2018

A big congratulations to Bergens Tidende, VG and Svenska Dagbladet – the winners in Best Storytelling, Best Innovative Entry and Best Scoop.

Schibsted users saved the environment 1.2 million tons of plastic in 2017

Today Schibsted Media Group launched the Second Hand Effect, an annual international report on the environmental benefits of second-hand trading

Schibsted – one of the most attractive employers in Norway

And “climber of the year” among IT students