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NAV admits blame in welfare scandal

An internal review has resulted in Norway's state welfare agency admitting to several "possible reasons" for why it wrongly accused thousands of Norwegians of...

‘Complicated’ to get free legal NAV help

The Norwegian government is now offering free legal assistance to those caught up in in the ongoing scandal around state welfare agency NAV. It's...

Tax authority adds to NAV scandal

NAV isn't Norway's only state agency admitting to mistakes and apologizing to the public. The head of the state tax agency (Skatteetaten) also had...

First head rolls in the NAV scandal

A massive scandal within Norway's state welfare agency NAV has already claimed thousands of victims. Now it's spreading within NAV's own ranks, with the...

NAV minister faces lack of confidence

The Reds Party has become the first to propose a lack of confidence vote in the government minister responsible for Norway's scandalized state welfare...

NAV scandal hits EØS expats hard

Expatriate workers in Norway who come from EU and European Economic Area (EØS) countries have also been hit hard by Norwegian welfare agency NAV's...

NAV’s welfare scandal expands

More than a thousand potential claims have already rolled into Norway's embattled state welfare agency NAV, while state legal experts believe the actual number...

NAV scandal spoils prosecutor’s debut

Just as he took over his new high-ranking post as Norway's state prosecutor, Jørn Sigurd Maurud had to declare a conflict of interest. He...

Government sorry for welfare scandal

Expectations were high when Norway's government minister in charge of labour and social welfare strode to the podium in Parliament Tuesday morning. Anniken Hauglie...

NAV scandal linked to EØS ignorance

As Norway wrestles with its biggest welfare scandal ever, legal experts claim that the real scandal extends far beyond state welfare agency NAV. They...

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