Cremation back for the dead in Norway: study

Cremation back for the dead in Norway: study

Norwegians are more than ever requestng to be cremated rather than buried after they die, with one in ten, asking for their ashes to be scattered in the Norwegian countryside, a study revealed on Friday.

Thorhild Widvey: Norway’s richest MP

Thorhild Widvey: Norway’s richest MP

Culture Minister Thorhild Widvey has been officially declared Norway's richest MP after her personal fortune in 2013 totalled 3.4 million kroner (£510, 000), revealed the government on Friday.

Kjell Inge Røkke tops Norway’s Rich List

Kjell Inge Røkke tops Norway’s Rich List

A list of Norway' highest taxed of 2013 was published by the government on Friday, showing businessman Kjell Inge Røkke and a 19-year-old are the top richest people in the country.

CF and Yara companies merger collapses

CF and Yara companies merger collapses

Fertiliser companies CF Industries of the US and Norway's Yara International announced Friday their merger talks had collapsed.