Norway

Norway: Automated calls from China embassy spook Uighur diaspora

Members of community, many of whom have family in Xinjiang, say they feel harassed by continuous phone calls.

Norway: Automated calls from China embassy spook Uighur diaspora

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Norway's central bank warns climate change could hurt its economy

Norges Bank suggests financial institutions increase capital requirements to account for climate risks.

Norway's central bank warns climate change could hurt its economy

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CEO of Norway's wealth fund to quit after 12 years at the helm

Yngve Slyngstad has overseen huge change at the fund, including a partial retreat from the fossil fuel industry.

CEO of Norway's wealth fund to quit after 12 years at the helm

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Norway wealth fund hits record 10 trillion kroner as stocks rise

The milestone comes as Norway's government regulators are grappling with strategy changes.

Norway wealth fund hits record 10 trillion kroner as stocks rise

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Norway's largest pension fund, KLP, ditches oil sands investments

Adding five companies to its exclusion list, Norwegian manager hopes to speed up shift from fossil fuels to renewables.

Norway's largest pension fund, KLP, ditches oil sands investments

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Norway sovereign wealth fund to divest oil explorers

The central bank called for the move as a way to protect the country if oil prices fall.

Norway sovereign wealth fund to divest oil explorers

Environment

Brazil NGOs must search for alternative funds to save the Amazon

Bolsonaro's policies, deforestation prompt Germany, Norway to halt Amazon Fund support, leaving some NGOs scrambling.

Brazil NGOs must search for alternative funds to save the Amazon

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End of an era: ExxonMobil set to exit Norway production

After more than a century in Norway, energy giant has agreed to sell oil and gas assets in the country, say sources.

End of an era: ExxonMobil set to exit Norway production

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The Norwegian town caught in a 'spy war' with Russia

The Arctic town of Kirkenes near the Russia border feels the chill as tensions between NATO and the Kremlin rise.

The Norwegian town caught in a 'spy war' with Russia

Counting the Cost

What is the cost of India's deadly air pollution?

Counting the cost of air pollution in India and protests in Hong Kong. Plus, Norway's response to climate change.

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Norway's biggest asset investors demand action on Amazon fires

The two largest funds based around Oslo are engaging with three United States companies to stop rainforest destruction.

Norway's biggest asset investors demand action on Amazon fires

Environment

Bolsonaro angry as Norway stops funding Amazon protection

Over the last decade, Norway has donated more than $1.2bn to the Amazon Fund, which protects the Brazilian rainforest.

Bolsonaro angry as Norway stops funding Amazon protection

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Norway: Police investigate mosque shooting as 'terrorist' attempt

A lone gunman carrying multiple weapons was overpowered by members of the mosque before police arrived, witness says.

Norway: Police investigate mosque shooting as 'terrorist' attempt

The Far Right

Why is the violent far right still able to organise online?

It's been eight years since Anders Breivik, who received and spread violent ideas online, carried out the Norway attack.

Why is the violent far right still able to organise online?

Arts & Culture

Missing wonder of medieval world found in family drawer

Viking-era artefact missing for almost 200 years to be sold next month after decades tucked away in Scottish home.

Lost Lewis Chessman found, could fetch $1m at auction