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UPDATE 2-Norway's Safe union breaks off oil service wage talks

22 Oct 2020

* If mediation also fails, workers can go on strike (Recasts, adds quote, background)

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

20 Oct 2020

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

10 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.

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