OSLO Seadrill beat its second-quarter core earnings guidance and forecast a further improvement in the third quarter as a pick up in offshore oil drilling boosts the rig operator's recovery from the brink of bankruptcy.
OSLO Norwegian Air has agreed to sell its stake in banking company Norwegian Finans Holding for 2.22 billion crowns (202.68 million pounds) boosting the loss-making airline's finances and sending its shares sharply higher on Monday. | Video
OSLO, Aug 15 Norway's central bank kept its main
interest rate unchanged on Thursday, as expected, and said the
policy outlook had become more uncertain amid rising global
OSLO Norway's central bank is expected to keep interest rates on hold on Aug. 15 while signaling that a hike will likely follow later this year amid solid growth, above-target inflation and currency weakness, a Reuters poll of economists showed.
OSLO The man suspected of a shooting at a mosque in Norway may also have killed a relative before launching the attack, police said late on Saturday.
OSLO The chief executive of Swedish industrial technology group Hexagon, Ola Rollen, was found not guilty of insider share trading, an Oslo appeals court said on Wednesday, upholding the verdict of a lower court.
OSLO Norwegian oil and gas rig operator Dolphin Drilling filed for bankruptcy on Wednesday, leading creditors to seize its key assets in a restructuring that will see the company maintain operations.
OSLO Norway is to commission high-resolution satellite images of the Amazon and other rainforests as part of its multi-billion dollar effort to detect tropical deforestation, tree by tree if necessary, and slow climate change, it said on Tuesday.
OSLO/HELSINKI Finnish IT services firm Tieto is buying Norwegian peer Evry for 13.2 billion crowns (£1.2 billion) to create a Nordic digital consultancy offering software, cloud solutions, robotics and other services.