Swiss repay Norwegian creditors after huge fraud

Swiss repay Norwegian creditors after huge fraud

Swiss authorities will repay creditors around 700,000 francs in embezzled funds stashed in a Swiss bank account, in one of Norway's biggest-ever bankruptcies, prosecutors said this week.

Norway prize body to ’empty chair’ Snowden

Norway prize body to ’empty chair’ Snowden

Edward Snowden will be represented by an empty chair next week when he is honoured with a freedom of expression prize in Norway, as he fears extradition to the US, organisers said Friday.