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RPT-Nordic investors turn up heat on coal in climate campaign

26 May 2020

OSLO/LONDON, May 25 Five years after first ditching some coal companies, Nordic investors are turning their focus to bigger carbon emitters in a range of industries, paving the way for other funds to follow.

Nordic investors turn up heat on coal in climate campaign

25 May 2020

OSLO/LONDON Five years after first ditching some coal companies, Nordic investors are turning their focus to bigger carbon emitters in a range of industries, paving the way for other funds to follow.

Norway wealth fund blacklists Glencore, other commodity giants over coal

14 May 2020

OSLO Norway's $1 trillion wealth fund is excluding some of the world's biggest commodities firms from its portfolio for their use and production of coal, including Glencore and Anglo American .

Norway shatters wealth fund spending cap amid pandemic

12 May 2020

OSLO Norway will exceed a self-imposed cap on spending from its $1 trillion sovereign wealth fund for the first time in more than a decade to aid an economy hobbled by the coronavirus pandemic.

Norway to reopen high schools, bars and most of society by mid-June

07 May 2020

OSLO Norway aims to reopen by mid-June most of the public and private institutions that have been closed to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus, Prime Minister Erna Solberg said on Thursday.

Norway pledges $1 billion to vaccines against COVID-19, other diseases

04 May 2020

OSLO Norway will give $1 billion to support the distribution worldwide of any vaccine developed against COVID-19 as well as for vaccines against other diseases, Prime Minister Erna Solberg said on Monday.

CORRECTED-Norway pledges $1 bln to vaccines against COVID-19, other diseases

04 May 2020

OSLO, May 4 Norway will give $1 billion to support the distribution worldwide of any vaccine developed against COVID-19 as well as for vaccines against other diseases, Prime Minister Erna Solberg said on Monday.

Norwegian Air gets $1 billion rescue after financial cliffhanger

04 May 2020

OSLO Norwegian Air shareholders backed its financial survival plan on Monday, with more than 95% of votes cast supporting the conversion of nearly $1 billion of debt into equity and raising more cash from its owners. | Video

Norwegian Air gets bondholder deal on $1.2 billion debt-for-equity swap

03 May 2020

OSLO Norwegian Air said on Sunday it had secured support from enough bondholders for a $1.2 billion debt-for-equity swap, a vital step in helping it survive the coronavirus crisis.

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