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Norway's Labour to push government to decide on wealth fund investing in unlisted green infrastructure
OSLO Norway's opposition Labour will ask the country's minority government to present an option allowing its wealth fund to invest in unlisted green infrastructure in next year's white paper so parliament can discuss it, a lawmaker told Reuters on Friday.
OSLO Norway should press ahead with plans to discuss whether to allow its $1 trillion (741 billion pound) wealth fund to invest in unlisted renewables projects and ought to consider a much bigger margin than initially proposed, the opposition Labour party said on Friday.
OSLO Executive pay is firmly in the crosshairs of Norway's $1 trillion (727 billion pound) sovereign wealth fund as it puts its votes to work at some of the more than 9,000 companies it is invested in.
OSLO A number of groups have expressed interest in Norwegian Air after British Airways-owner IAG said it may want to buy the budget carrier, Norwegian chief executive and founder Bjoern Kjos told Reuters on Thursday.
OSLO Norway is leading informal talks to tackle issues "paralyzing" the World Trade Organisation, its foreign minister said, outlining an attempt to defend the rules-based trading system against a rising threat from protectionism.
OSLO Norway's foreign minister said her government was discussing whether to ask Washington to extend the stay of U.S. Marines in the country, a presence that has irked neighbouring Russia.
OSLO Norway's sovereign wealth fund has lessons for retail investors according to a book out this week: Think long-term, don't sell when stocks markets go down and be mindful of your home biases.
OSLO Norway's $1 trillion sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest, should not be given permission to invest in unlisted companies, the Finance Ministry said in recommendations to parliament on Tuesday, rejecting the fund's own advice.
OSLO Norway's $1 trillion sovereign wealth fund should be allowed to invest in unlisted renewable projects such as solar parks and wind farms, the ruling Conservative party voted on Saturday.
OSLO Norwegian Air has raised 1.3 billion crowns (£119.48 million) in a share sale to help fund its expansion and cope with higher fuel costs after warning of a larger than expected loss in the current quarter.
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