Tourist in the river city of Drammen
March 14, 2007 2:47 PM
A prize-winning main square with lively street life. Today the World Cup sprint takes places. But we have much more to offer. We welcome you, as a tourist, to the river city of Drammen. Click on the title of the news and read more about Drammen!
More space for leisure activities in Drammen
August 19, 2006 8:48 AM
The new peninsula as seen from the River Park. Holmennokken, the artificial peninsula in the middle of the Drammen river, has now been made into a park area with a leisure boat quay, a sand beach, a circular gravel playing field and green slopes.
World Cup Ski Sprint 2006 in Drammen
March 7, 2006 10:39 PM
We wish you a warm welcome to the 4th World Cup Sprint Cross Country in Drammen on March 9th. FIS World Cup Sprint Cross Country has become a popular citysprint for more than 40000 spectators
Development of yachting ports along the Drammen fjord and river
September 23, 2005 3:17 PM
The 6th of September was closing day for a modest but successful regional development project. In this project he Drammen region, the municipalities of Asker and Vestby and three county councils co-operated for developing yachting ports and landing stages along the Drammen fjord and river and neighbouring parts of the Oslo fjord.
The second best city in Norway
August 22, 2006 9:41 PM
(Photo: Arne Enger) The final referendum in the Summer City competition was broadcasted in the town square. Drammen and Honningsvåg (near the North Cape) competed for the title of "Norway's Summer City 2006" in an sms referendum held by the traditional summer radio programme in the Norwegian national broadcasting company (NRK).
Drammen River Festival
August 17, 2006 9:17 PM
Drammen Elvefestival (River Festival) 18 – 20 August. The annual festival of outdoor concerts, exhibitions and fun for everybody is coming up.
More diversity fosters value creation and innovation
March 21, 2006 2:45 PM
A business conference on More Diversity fosters value creation and innovation is held at Drammen International Cultural Centre, Tuesday, March 21st, 2006 Presentations by: Head of the Drammen Region Board, Political secretary from the Department for Labour and Social Inclusion, Senior researcher from The Work Research Institute, Senior advisor from the Diversity at Work Foundation, HR manager from Opera Software, Director of Directorate of Integration and Diversity, NHO - Confederation of Norwegian Enterprises, General manager of Norwegian Centre for Multicultural Value Creation and others. Norwegian Centre for Multicultural Value Creation is a national pilot project in the Drammen region, with an aim to demonstrate values, entrepreneurial spirit and professionalism and contribution among immigrants in Norway.
Drammen Port - Draft for a new strategic plan
December 9, 2005 12:31 PM
Port of Drammen has recently presented a draft for a new strategic plan (2006 - 2015). The plan is to relocate the rail terminal in Drammen from the city center to the port (Holmen) and establish a intermodal terminal for rail, sea and road.
The Drammen Region on top of the national establishment list
September 23, 2005 2:56 PM
The Drammen Region tops the list of new Norwegian business establishments. Managing Director of the Drammen Board of Trade and Commerce Hans Petter Tonum is proud to announce that the Drammen Region is not only best on establishing new enterprises, but also in maintaining existing businesses.