HBO brings Norway streaming into the future

HBO brings Norway streaming into the future

Just two weeks after US company Netflix announced plans to expand to the Nordic countries, TV hit maker HBO on Thursday said it was preparing to launch an internet-streaming service in the region later this year.

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Norway oil workers threaten strike action

Some 160 workers in Norway's oil sector will walk off the job on Sunday unless they reach a wage negotiation deal with employers, their union said on Friday, though production would not be affected.

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Norway’s jobless rate falls to 2.6 percent

With major oil investments and low interests rates helping to fuel the job market, Norway’s unemployment rate dropped to 2.6 percent in August.

Witness in Sigrid case insists he’s innocent

Witness in Sigrid case insists he’s innocent

A 29-year-old witness charged on Thursday with giving false testimony has said he regrets going to the police and has nothing to do with the disappearance of 16-year-old Sigrid Giskegjerde Schjetne.