[Global Times Comprehensive Report] According to a Reuters report on the 4th, the Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Norway Joe Nicholasson announced his resignation on the same day.

He said that because his wife is Chinese, his application for renewal of the security permit was rejected.

  Nicholasson said: "The Norwegian Civil Security Review Bureau informed me that I will not obtain a new security permit because my wife is a Chinese citizen and lives in China, where I provide financial support for her. , They determined that there is nothing suspicious about my personal security clearance." The Norwegian Central Bank said that Nicholas’ resignation application took effect immediately.

  According to Reuters, Nicholasson was first appointed as deputy governor of the Central Bank of Norway in 2014 and received his second appointment in April this year.

He and his wife were married in 2010.