Norway growth forecast cut amid Europe turmoil

Norway growth forecast cut amid Europe turmoil

Norway on Tuesday lowered its growth forecast for this year to levels that will still see it outpace its European neighbours, but which could weaken the current government ahead of September's election.

Scientists sound alarm over Arctic Ocean acidity

Scientists sound alarm over Arctic Ocean acidity

Scientists at a conference in Bergen expressed alarm on Monday over the rapid acidification of the Arctic Ocean caused by carbon dioxide emissions, which could have dire consequences on the region's fragile ecosystem.