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Joining Finland, Norway says Russia may have jammed GPS signal in Arctic

OSLO Russia was the likely culprit behind the disruption of GPS navigation signals over northern Scandinavia during recent NATO military exercises, Norway's defence minister said on Tuesday.


Norwegian frigate now nearly submerged after collision 13 Nov 2018

OSLO A Norwegian navy frigate that collided with an oil tanker last week was almost completely submerged on Tuesday despite efforts to salvage the sinking vessel, pictures taken by the Norwegian Coastal Administration showed.


Norway suspends arms export licences to Saudi Arabia 09 Nov 2018

OSLO Norway announced on Friday that it was suspending new licenses for arms exports to Saudi Arabia following recent developments in the Gulf kingdom and the situation in Yemen.

Norwegian oil, gas plants restart after tanker and frigate collision 08 Nov 2018

OSLO An oil tanker and a Norwegian navy frigate collided off Norway's west coast on Thursday, injuring eight people and triggering the temporary shutdown of a North Sea crude export terminal, Norway's top gas processing plant and several offshore fields. | Video

Norway wealth fund should not add new equity markets to index amid review - ministry 07 Nov 2018

OSLO Norway's sovereign wealth fund should not add new markets to its benchmark equity index until a review of its composition has been concluded, the finance ministry said in a letter to the central bank, which manages the fund.


Norway centrists seek to join Conservative-led government 02 Nov 2018

OSLO Norway's Christian Democratic Party, which holds the balance of power in parliament, will seek to join the centre-right minority government, it said on Friday, in a move that should help to cement Conservative Prime Minister Erna Solberg's grip on power.


British Airways owner IAG looks to short-haul for deals 02 Nov 2018

LONDON British Airways owner IAG , which has tried to take over Norwegian Air , said on Friday it regards the short-haul market as its best opportunity for consolidation.

Norway summoned Saudi ambassador over Khashoggi murder 02 Nov 2018

OSLO Norway summoned the Saudi ambassador on Thursday over the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the Norwegian Foreign Minister said on Friday.


Norwegian Air sells five Airbus 320neo aircraft 02 Nov 2018

OSLO Budget airline Norwegian Air has agreed to sell five Airbus 320neo aircraft as a part of its plan to ease capital commitments and strengthen its balance sheet.


Norway summons Iranian ambassador over alleged assassination plot in Denmark 01 Nov 2018

OSLO Norway summoned the Iranian ambassador on Thursday over a suspected assassination plot against an Iranian Arab opposition figure in Denmark involving a Norwegian citizen of Iranian background.



CIA believes Saudi crown prince ordered journalist's killing - sources

WASHINGTON The CIA believes Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul, sources familiar with the matter said on Friday, complicating President Donald Trump's efforts to preserve ties with a key U.S. ally. | Video