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OSLO The Norwegian Supreme Court will not take up an appeal lodged by Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik protesting against his prison conditions, the court said on Thursday.
OSLO Qatar's isolation by top Arab nations has already hit aluminum exports from a plant part-owned by Norway's Norsk Hydro which warned on Tuesday it would take time to restart them.
OSLO Oslo-listed rig firm Seadrill named a new chief executive from within its own ranks on Wednesday and said its talks to restructure $14 billion of debt and liabilities had reached an advanced stage.
OSLO Norway will spend less money from its $940-billion sovereign wealth fund this year than had initially been expected in a bid to prevent a rally in its currency, and at a time when the economy is gathering pace.
OSLO Norwegian Air is lobbying its government to scrap a deal which prevents it from flying the "Siberian Corridor" over Russia, the shortest route between Scandinavia and Asia. Russia only allows one airline per country to use its airspace and under the terms of a 1956 Soviet-era deal with Denmark, Norway and Sweden only Scandinavian Airlines and Aeroflot can fly the route.
OSLO Norway has picked Germany as its strategic partner for new submarines, making Thyssenkrupp the likely supplier, Defence Minister Ine Eriksen Soereide said on Friday.
OSLO Norway is set to become the first nation to start switching off its FM radio network next week, in a risky and unpopular leap to digital technology that will be closely watched by other countries considering whether to follow suit.
OSLO Budget carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle plans to order more aircraft from Boeing and Airbus after its Irish subsidiary received long-awaited flying rights from U.S. authorities, its Chief Executive told Reuters.
OSLO Norway's sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest, should raise the proportion of its investments in equities to 75 percent from 60 percent to boost returns, the central bank, which manages the fund, recommended on Thursday.
OSLO Norwegian police will decide on Thursday whether to seek to prolong the custody of Ola Rollen, the CEO of Swedish measurement technology firm Hexagon , the police official handling the case told Reuters on Wednesday.