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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)

Norway's Telenor lifts 2020 earnings view after third-quarter beat

21 Oct 2020

OSLO Norway's Telenor raised its full-year earnings guidance after beating third-quarter expectations on Wednesday as cost cuts offset lower subscriber and roaming revenue.

Friedensnobelpreis für Welternährungsprogramm

09 Oct 2020

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

Norway's King Harald to undergo surgery to replace a heart valve

08 Oct 2020

OSLO Norway's King Harald will undergo surgery this week to replace a heart valve, the royal palace said in a statement on Thursday.

UPDATE 2-Norway's King Harald to undergo surgery to replace a heart valve

08 Oct 2020

OSLO, Oct 8 Norway's King Harald will undergo surgery this week to replace a heart valve, the royal palace said in a statement on Thursday.

Norway strike could shut giant Sverdrup oilfield on October 14

08 Oct 2020

OSLO Norway's Johan Sverdrup oilfield, the North Sea's largest with an output capacity of up to 470,000 barrels of oil per day, will have to close down production unless a strike among workers ends by Oct. 14, operator Equinor said on Wednesday.

Norway cuts wealth fund spending to $33.6 billion in election year budget

07 Oct 2020

OSLO Norway plans to reduce spending from its $1.1 trillion sovereign wealth fund next year as the economy rebounds from the COVID-19 pandemic, the centre-right minority coalition told parliament on Wednesday.

UPDATE 2-Norway cuts wealth fund spending to $33.6 bln in election year budget

07 Oct 2020

OSLO, Oct 7 Norway plans to reduce spending from its $1.1 trillion sovereign wealth fund next year as the economy rebounds from the COVID-19 pandemic, the centre-right minority coalition told parliament on Wednesday.

Six Norway oil and gas fields shut as strike escalates

06 Oct 2020

OSLO Six Norwegian offshore oil and gas fields were shut on Monday as more workers joined a strike over pay, companies and union officials said.

UPDATE 6-Equinor maintains oil output as more workers prepare to strike

30 Sep 2020

* Workers strike at Johan Sverdrup field, western Europe's largest

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