ANNOUNCEMENT 02 Jan 2014In January 2014, the government of Norway announced a change for the labour market access of foreign workers.
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Norway: Application Fees Increase for Family Immigration Cases
Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Immigration to Norway
Effective January 2, 2014, the Norwegian Directorate of Immigration has increased the application fees for family-based immigration cases as follows:
According to data from the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (see the second source) "a larger share of the family immigration has been women, e.g. from Thailand, Philippines and Russia, that enter into marriages with Norwegian men with no immigrant background".