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Sweden, Norway seal end of joint green subsidy scheme in 2035

18 Sep 2020

OSLO The Norwegian and Swedish energy ministers on Friday signed off on an amendment to their joint green power support scheme, which effectively closes down the system at the end of 2035, 10 years earlier than planned.

Sunken German World War Two warship found off Norway

07 Sep 2020

OSLO The wreckage of a major German warship has been discovered off the coast of Norway some 80 years after it was sunk in a World War Two battle, Norwegian power grid operator Statnett and a maritime archaeologist said. | Video

Europe set for winter of gas price weakness as supplies swell

28 Aug 2020

LONDON/OSLO Brimming storage tanks and ample supplies mean European gas wholesale prices are unlikely to rise significantly over the peak demand winter months, unless the weather is abnormally harsh.

Russia expels Norwegian diplomat over spy case

28 Aug 2020

OSLO/MOSCOW Russia is expelling a diplomat from the Norwegian embassy in Moscow, foreign ministries in both countries said on Friday, in a tit-for-tat move after Oslo expelled a Russian diplomat on suspicion of espionage.

Norway expels Russian diplomat over spy case

19 Aug 2020

OSLO/MOSCOW Norway said on Wednesday it had expelled a Russian diplomat on suspicion of espionage, drawing a rebuke from Russia's embassy, which said the accusation was groundless.

Norway police arrest a man suspected of spying for Russia

17 Aug 2020

OSLO Norwegian police have arrested a Norwegian citizen suspected of illegally handing information to a Russian intelligence officer, the PST security police said on Monday.

Norwegians urged to avoid travel abroad to limit virus

07 Aug 2020

OSLO Norwegians should avoid all travel abroad, even to countries with few COVID-19 cases, to prevent a resurgence in the coronavirus, the health minister said on Friday.

Norway puts reopening on hold as COVID-19 cases rise

06 Aug 2020

OSLO Norway is halting its planned easing of coronavirus restrictions and will likely reimpose others to prevent a full lockdown of society as experienced earlier this year, Prime Minister Erna Solberg said on Thursday.

UPDATE 2-Norway puts reopening on hold as COVID-19 cases rise

06 Aug 2020

OSLO, Aug 6 Norway is halting its planned easing of coronavirus restrictions and will likely reimpose others to prevent a full lockdown of society as experienced earlier this year, Prime Minister Erna Solberg said on Thursday.

Norway suspends cruise ship arrivals with 100+ people on board after virus outbreak

03 Aug 2020

OSLO Norway stopped all cruise ships with more than 100 people on board from disembarking at its ports from Monday, after an outbreak of COVID-19 was reported late last week on a ship that had already disembarked at the port of Tromsoe.

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