Norwegian authorities said on Wednesday that they expected a slight increase in the nation's oil production, which has been dropping steadily since 2001.
Berthåld Hinrichs was crossing the Gyllefjord in northern Norway last week when his kayak collided with a humpback whale.
'In Order of Disappearance', the latest comedy film by Norwegian director Hans Petter Moland, has been nominated for the Golden Bear prize at this year's Berlin international film festival.
Norwegian fertiliser giant Yara International has been fined 295 million kroner ($50m) for bribing high-ranking government officials in Libya and India after an investigation by Norway's economic crime agency Økokrim.
Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg has said that she will not recommend that Britain leaves the European Union and, like Norway, become a member of the European Economic Area (EEA), when she meets the British Prime Minister today.
A sudden drop in temperature in northern Norway froze a school of fish solid as they tried to escape en masse from a bay.