The Norwegian government has scrapped a subsidy on electricity tax for cryptocurrency miners in its state budget, a report says.
Norges Bank has released a report suggesting it might one day launch a digital currency as citizens continue to turn away from physical money.
Swedish bitcoin exchange Safello is back on the radar, announcing credit card payments across the EU and other plans for growth.
An internet-only bank based in Norway has integrated with digital currency exchange startup Coinbase.
Norway’s central bank is in the early stages of researching a digital currency, one of its senior officials said last week.
Norway's financial institutions are set to meet to discuss blockchain technology, a note from a major private banking standards body reveals.
Norwegian cryptocurrency exchange Justcoin will resume operations next week under new management.
If bitcoin exchanges become threatened out of existence, price discovery will still find a way.
A Norwegian who man bought $27 worth of bitcoins four years ago recently discovered his big windfall.
With Sweden hosting a 250-delegate bitcoin conference this week, Scandinavia is building a healthy bitcoin community.