Bergens Tidende



Bergens Tidende (BT), founded on 2 January 1868 by printer Johan Wilhelm Eide, is the leading media company in Western Norway.

BT will contribute to development in Bergen and Western Norway that is characterized by a belief in the future, creative drive, and tolerance.

BT's core values are:

  • Fearless
  • Engaged
  • Trustworthy

BT's primary activity is publication of Bergens Tidende newspaper, but the Bergens Tidende media house today stands as a modern company offering a range of products, services, and channels.

Through its print newspaper, bt.no, and other digital media, the media house reaches around 80 percent of the entire adult population in the Bergen region – every day. Bergens Tidende media house also owns several local newspapers.

The company is part of Schibsted Norge.

Its head office is located in Bergen.