Pål Bjerketvedt

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Paul Asbjørn Bjerketvedt (born March 28, 1960 in Moss) is a Norwegian editor and CEO of Norwegian News Agency (NTB) since 2004. [1]

The Norwegian News Agency is a Norwegian press agency and wire service that serves most of the largest Norwegian media outlets. The agency is located in Oslo and has bureaus in Brussels in Belgium and Tromsø in northern Norway. The photo agency Scanpix is a wholly owned subsidiary of NTB.

In 2008 Bjerketvedt was awarded the Nynorsk Editor Award.

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References

  1. "Pål Bjerketvedt ny NTB-sjef" (in Norwegian). Journalisten.no. Retrieved 7 January 2013.