Top Gear Stavanger show ‘still scheduled’

Top Gear Stavanger show ‘still scheduled’

Four Top Gear Live events scheduled for Stavanger on March 27 and March 28 are “still scheduled to go ahead” with now suspended presenter Jeremy Clarkson at the helm, a BBC source has told the Daily Telegraph.

Norges Bank trips markets by holding rates

Norges Bank trips markets by holding rates

Norway’s central bank has wrong-footed the markets by leaving interest rates unchanged, causing the krone to leap 3.37 per cent against the US dollar, its highest daily rise in six years.

Polar bear wounds tourist on eve of eclipse

Polar bear wounds tourist on eve of eclipse

A Czech tourist was mauled by a polar bear in Svalbard in Norway's Arctic on Thursday, police said, illustrating the potential danger for those arriving to see this week's total eclipse of the sun.

Make next Telenor chief a woman, minister urges

Make next Telenor chief a woman, minister urges

The next chief executive of Telenor, state-owned international phone giant, would ideally be a woman, Norway’s industry minister has said, as the country seeks to end men’s continuing dominance of executive positions.