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Norway's new government mulls public media funding regime overhaul

Thursday 18 January 2018 | 12:59 CET | News
The new Norwegian government is considering merging all state support for media under the same regime as the NRK broadcasting licence fee, according to a report on newspaper Dagens Naeringsliv's website. The report mentioned the likelihood, since fulfilled, that the Venstre (Liberal) party's Trine Skei Grand would replace Linda Hofstad Helleland of Hoyre (Conservative) party as Minister of Culture on 17 January.

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