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Norway hikes rates, in rare example of monetary tightening

Mar 21 2019

OSLO Norway's central bank raised its main interest rate on Thursday, as expected, and said its next hike may come earlier then previously planned, strengthening the crown currency against the euro.

Nordic metals firm Hydro restoring systems after cyber attack

Mar 20 2019

OSLO Norsk Hydro, one of the world's largest aluminum producers, has made some progress restoring operations but is not yet back to normal after it was hit by a ransomware cyber attack, the company said on Wednesday. | Video

Norway lauds Solskjaer's Paris smash-and-grab

Mar 07 2019

OSLO Norwegian media wasted no time in popping the champagne corks for Manchester United coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after he pulled off one of the most sensational Champions League victories in the club's history to beat Paris St Germain.

Norway's Aker BP switching gears from M&A to exploration

Mar 01 2019

OSLO Norwegian oil and gas company Aker BP is switching emphasis from M&A toward exploration, taking a potentially riskier path to increase its resources after years when it has relied on acquisitions to add the bulk of its new barrels.

Focus: Norway's Aker BP switching gears from M&A to exploration

Mar 01 2019

OSLO Norwegian oil and gas company Aker BP is switching emphasis from M&A towards exploration, taking a potentially riskier path to increase its resources after years when it has relied on acquisitions to add the bulk of its new barrels.

FOCUS-Norway's Aker BP switching gears from M&A to exploration

Mar 01 2019

* Aker BP controlled by Norwegian billionaire Kjell Inge Roekke

Oil firm DNO doubles investment plan to $650 mln after Faroe deal

Feb 27 2019

OSLO, Feb 27 Oil firm DNO raised its spending plan to $650 million for 2019, to take account of fields it recently acquired through the purchase of London-listed Faroe Petroleum, the Norwegian company's chairman said on Wednesday.

EU raids salmon farmers in suspected cartel inquiry

Feb 20 2019

(In February 19 story corrects name and title in paragraph seven to Chief Financial Officer Trond Tuvstein from Chief Executive Olav-Andreas Ervik)

UPDATE 1-Aker Energy eyes IPO after submitting Ghana oilfield plan in March

Feb 14 2019

OSLO, Feb 14 Norwegian oil company Aker said on Thursday that its exploration start-up in Ghana will submit development plans to Ghanaian authorities in March and the parent will then decide whether to sell stakes via an initial public offering or other means.

UPDATE 1-Kvaerner surprises with first dividend since 2015, shares jump

Feb 12 2019

* Shares up 7.8 percent (Adds share price, quotes, revenue and capex guidance)

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