Sogn og Fjordane

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Sogn og Fjordane

(sông`nə ô fyôr`dänə), county (1995 pop. 107,612), c.7,150 sq mi (18,500 sq km), W Norway, bordering on the Atlantic Ocean in the west. Hermansverk is the capital. The county's coast is deeply indented by the Sognafjorden in the south and by the Nordfjord in the north, between which is the Jostedalsbreen, continental Europe's largest icefield. Fishing and farming are the main occupations in Sogn og Fjordane, and aluminum production is an important industry.
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The rating agency changed the outlook to negative from stable on the deposit and debt ratings of four regional savings banks, SpareBank 1 SR-Bank ASA, Sparebanken Vest, Sparebanken Sor and Sparebanken Sogn og Fjordane, to capture downward pressure on earnings and increasing asset risks in their corporate and commercial real estate lending books as a result of a slowdown in Norway's economic growth driven by a reduction in petroleum sector investments.
This data centre, the Lefdal Mine Datacenter AS, is owned by Sogn og Fjordane Energi, a German investor, and an investor group from Maloy.
affirmed Sparebanken Sogn og Fjordane's long-term/short-term deposit
The suspect, a man in his 50s, was arrested after the attack in Sogn and Fjordane county | MONDAY NOVEMBER 4: Julius Ziga was jailed at Nottingham Crown Court for 12 years for conspiracy to commit fraud by false representation by flying "benefit tourists" into the UK and illegally claiming PS750,000 in tax credits.
Bharat Bhatta, an associate professor at Sogn og Fjordane University College, said that airlines should follow other transport sectors and charge by space and weight.
Dr Bhatta, of the Sogn og Fjordane University College in Norway, has put forward three proposals: fare according to actual weight; base fare minus or plus an extra charge; and same fare if the passenger has an average weight.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-September 26, 2011--Moody's rates Bustadkreditt Sogn og Fjordane covered bonds at final Aaa(C)2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
EDB (Oslo:HELG) (Oslo:EDBASA), an IT company in the Nordic region, said on 30 March that the company has executed a renewed and extended agreement with four Norwegian banks, Sparebanken Sor, Sparebanken Sogn og Fjordane, Helgeland Sparebank and Gjensidige Bank, for IT services covering a duration of five years.
Three hours drive from Bergen is Aurland, a small town on Sogne og Fjordane, one of the largest and most spectacular fjords on Norway's meandering west coast.
Sogn og Fjordane University College in affiliation with the Nordic Journal of Music Therapy and in collaboration with the World Federation of Music Therapy.
Norwegian airline Wideroe has promised to cut the fares to Sogn and Fjordane.
Its members include: Regione Toscana (IT), Pais Vasco - Euskadi (ES), Vastra Gotalandsregionen (SE), Denmark Vejle Arnt (AK), the National Assembly for Wales (IJK), Rheiniand Pfalz (DE), Govern de les Illes Balears (ES), County of Sogn Og Fjordane (NO), Council of Madona Regiona (LV).--..JJ:(GH)