Norway appoints new Minister of Culture
Dec 18, Oslo Linda Cathrine Hofstad Helleland was appointed the new Minister of Culture on Thursday
Linda Cathrine Hofstad Helleland is a Norwegian politician for the Conservative Party, who hads served as the deputy representative in the Norwegian Parliament from Sør-Trøndelag during the terms 2001–2005 and 2005–2009. She follows Thorhild Widvey, who took office in October 2013.
Similarly, a Bård Folke Fredriksen, and Maria Kristine Göthner have been appointed as the new state secretary and Political Adivisor, respectively from January 2016.
The Oslo Times