Press & News


Aftonbladet: Two impressive records in a row

Aftonbladet passed historic milestones in January and February and now reaches 3.3 million readers and viewers every day.

VG awarded for its digital journalism

For the second year in a row, VG swept the board at the European Digital Media Awards ceremony. The news that VG would receive two ‘internet Oscars’ came on Tuesday evening.

Bergens Tidende won SKUP award

BT won the SKUP Award for Investigative Journalism, and Aftenposten won one of the prestigious diplomas and the award for International Reporter.

Design award to Aftenposten

Six months after A-magasinet was relaunched Aftenposten received Norway’s most prestigious design award, the “Label for Good Design” (Merket for god design).

Aftonbladet gets broadcasting rights for TV

Sweden’s radio and TV authorities have decided that Aftonbladet will get broadcasting rights for terrestrial television in the period 2014 – 2020.

Carolina Appelqvist Country Manager Prisjakt Norge

Prisjakt is growing in Norway and has hired Carolina Appelqvist to head its newly established local organization.

Schibsted acquires Hungarian classifieds sites

Schibsted Classified Media buys the Hungarian classifieds site and takes full ownership of the car advertising site Használtautó.hu.

Three new executives in place in VG

Stine Halla Stav is the new CFO, Ola E. Stenberg is the new digital editor and Espen Sundve is the new development and chief technology officer in VG.

Morten Jacobsen new CTO in Schibsted Norge

Morten Jacobsen will have responsibility for IT and technology development in Schibsted Norge (SNO) and will be part of the Group management.

Stig Waagbø new CEO at Schibsted Tech Polska

Stig Waagbø has been appointed new CEO of Schibsted Tech Polska. He will remain part of the expanded Group management in Schibsted Norge.

The Norwegian second-hand market has never been bigger

A new report from FINN shows that items totaling NOK 4.8 billion were sold via FINN torget last year. Two million private ads were posted, representing a 3 percent growth on 2012 and a doubling of the number of ads published five years ago.

FINN opens a store

From 20 March, people can visit FINN for real, not just online, because on its 14th birthday FINN is opening a physical store in Grensen, Oslo.