OSLO, June 19 Norway's center-right minority
government considers reducing its stake in the
telecommunications company Telenor to 34 percent, the
public broadcaster NRK said on Thursday evening.
The government also considers reducing its stake to 34
percent in Kongsberg Gruppen, the broadcaster added.
Minister of Trade, Industry and Fisheries Monica Maeland
told NRK she will ask the parliament for permission to reduce
the stakes from the current 54 percent in Telenor and 50 percent
in the industrial group Kongsberg Gruppen.
(Reporting by Camila Knudsen, writing by Nerijus Adomaitis)