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Statoil bumps up output amid profit slump

Norway's Statoil announced on Thursday it had managed to turn around its year-long production slump, but its third quarter earnings fell below analyst expectations.

New fighter-bombers to lack Arctic radio: report

New fighter-bombers to lack Arctic radio: report

The 48 American F-35 fighter-bombers Norway intends to buy from Lockheed Martin for 42 billion kroner lack key software that ensures radio communications in Arctic northern Norway, according to newspaper Aftenposten.

Tromsø is ‘world’s best cruise destination’

Tromsø is ‘world’s best cruise destination’

The central Norwegian town of Tromsø, the gateway to northern Norway, has been voted the "world’s best cruise ship destination" by popular travel publisher Frommer’s.

PM ‘snubs’ king to thank Swedes

PM ‘snubs’ king to thank Swedes

In what is being seen by conservatives as a royal snub, Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg has decided to sit with a popular TV presenter on Thursday evening instead of feasting with King Harald and Queen Sonia at the annual palace dinner.