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Losing control? Norway's oil workers fear for future as rigs go remote

12:45pm BST

OSLO A shift to operating oil rigs remotely from land, which has been accelerated by lower crude prices, has rekindled concerns among Norwegian unions over the impact on the safety of offshore workers and the loss of well-paid jobs.

Microsoft in deal with Equinor for Norway CO2 storage project

14 Oct 2020

OSLO Microsoft Corp has signed a memorandum of understanding with Norway's Equinor to explore the use of a carbon dioxide storage facility as the tech firm seeks to erase its carbon footprint, it said on Wednesday.

U.N. food agency WFP hails Peace Nobel as call to action against hunger

09 Oct 2020

OSLO/GENEVA The United Nations' World Food Programme, which has coordinated medical logistics during the coronavirus pandemic, won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday in what its boss said was a call to action that no one should go hungry with the wealth in the world today. | Video

Norway oil strike ends after wage agreement

09 Oct 2020

OSLO Norwegian oil firms struck a wage bargain with labour union officials on Friday, ending a 10-day strike that had threatened to cut the country's oil and gas output by close to 25% next week, negotiators for each side told Reuters.

Factbox: How Norwegian oil workers' pay compares to other countries

09 Oct 2020

LONDON/OSLO Oil and gas is seen as a sector that offers relatively attractive pay, although average wages vary significantly from one country to another.

Factbox: How Norwegian oil workers' pay compares to other countries

09 Oct 2020

LONDON/OSLO Oil and gas is seen as a sector that offers relatively attractive pay, although average wages vary significantly from one country to another.

FACTBOX-How Norwegian oil workers' pay compares to other countries

09 Oct 2020

LONDON/OSLO, Oct 9 Oil and gas is seen as a sector that offers relatively attractive pay, although average wages vary significantly from one country to another.

FACTBOX-How Norway oil workers' pay compares to other countries

09 Oct 2020

LONDON/OSLO, Oct 8 Oil and gas is seen as a sector that offers relatively attractive pay, although average wages vary significantly from one country to another.

Friedensnobelpreis für Welternährungsprogramm

09 Oct 2020

Oslo Der Friedensnobelpreis geht in diesem Jahr an das Welternährungsprogramm (WFP) der Vereinten Nationen.

Norway oil firms, union agree to mediation in bid to end strike

08 Oct 2020

OSLO Oil firms and labour officials said they will meet with a state-appointed mediator on Friday in an attempt both sides hope will bring an end to a strike that threatens to cut Norway's oil and gas output by some 25%. | Video

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