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OSLO The Swedish and Norwegian currencies are poised to rally against the euro over the next 12 months, despite underperforming expectations since July, a Reuters poll of economists found on Friday.
OSLO Norway's sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest, totalled $1 trillion (£754.55 billion) for the first time on Tuesday as booming global stock markets and a rising euro lifted the value of its assets.
OSLO Five tiny political parties could all end up kingmakers in Norway's parliament after elections on Sept. 11, presenting a risk to Norway's key oil industry and making it even more difficult to form a government than before.
OSLO Sharing a border of 1,600 km (1,000 miles), with close to 80 crossings, Norway and Sweden face some of the challenges that Ireland and Northern Ireland may experience when the United Kingdom leaves the European Union.
OSLO, Aug 16 Sharing a border of 1,600 km (1,000 miles), with close to 80 crossings, Norway and Sweden face some of the challenges that Ireland and Northern Ireland may experience when the United Kingdom leaves the European Union.
OSLO Transocean , one of the world's biggest drilling rig operators, has agreed to buy Norwegian competitor Songa Offshore for 9.1 billion crowns ($1.1 billion), the latest in a series of transactions reshaping the industry.
OSLO/CALGARY, Alberta Norway's Statoil and Canada's Husky Energy have hit dry wells in a prospect in the Atlantic offshore Newfoundland for which they had high hopes, Statoil said on Monday.
OSLO Norwegian metals firm Norsk Hydro will take full ownership of aluminum products maker Sapa by buying a 50 percent stake from conglomerate Orkla, the companies said on Monday.
OSLO Qatar's isolation by top Arab nations has already hit aluminum exports from a plant part-owned by Norway's Norsk Hydro which warned on Tuesday it would take time to restart them.
OSLO The Norwegian Labour party, which polls suggest will win a September election, would spend less oil money, roll back tax cuts and review how Norway's huge wealth fund is supervised before allowing other changes, its finance spokeswoman said.
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