Norway celebrates 25 years of King Harald

Norway celebrates 25 years of King Harald

Sunday marks the 25th anniversary of King Harald V's ascension to the throne and the weekend will be full of celebrations for royals and commoners alike.

Norway’s oil services firm Aker to slash up to 900 jobs

Norway’s oil services firm Aker to slash up to 900 jobs

Norwegian oil services company Aker Solutions said on Friday it would cut up to another 900 jobs, meaning it will have shed more than one in ten jobs since oil prices began sliding in 2014.

Norway extends border controls once again

Norway extends border controls once again

The Norwegian government said on Friday it would extend border checks for an additional 30 days.

Norway’s oil investments to decline over next two years

Norway’s oil investments to decline over next two years

Investment in Norway's all-important oil sector is set to decline until 2019 as producers face high costs and collapsing oil prices, a government agency said on Thursday.