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Norway faces ‘concrete’ terrorist threat

Reports from US this week said that increased airport security had been due to the threat from a Norwegian fighting in Syria Asia homepage

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Norway SWF to take bigger company stakes

After years of stressing it is a purely financial investor that cannot own more than 10% of a company, the oil fund is taking a more active approach Asia homepage

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Norway oil fund debates fuel investments

The world’s largest sovereign wealth vehicle is considering a move to sell out of all companies that are associated with oil, gas and coal Asia homepage

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Exclusive: Tele2 seeks lifeline in Norway through Access talks

By Leila Abboud and Sophie Sassard PARIS/LONDON (Reuters) – Tele2, which lost a December auction for the mobile spectrum it needs to run its Norwegian network, is in deal talks with the winner, Access Industries, in a bid to salvage … Continue reading

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Norway leads SWF push into China

Sovereign wealth funds led by Norway’s $ 810bn oil fund are using Hong Kong’s IPO revival to achieve a long-held goal of ramping up China exposure Asia homepage

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Norway bus murder suspect ‘due to be deported’ – BBC News

BBC News Norway bus murder suspect 'due to be deported'BBC NewsA man accused of hijacking a bus and killing three people in Norway was a South Sudanese asylum-seeker who had been due for deportation, police said. Police said the suspect … Continue reading

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Three People Killed in Norway as Man Hijacks Passenger Bus – Bloomberg

The Guardian Three People Killed in Norway as Man Hijacks Passenger BusBloombergTwo men in their 50s and a 19-year-old woman were killed yesterday in Norway after a man armed with a knife hijacked a bus, police said. Police have apprehended … Continue reading

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‘Three killed’ in Norway bus hijack – BBC News

BBC News 'Three killed' in Norway bus hijackBBC NewsA man wielding a knife hijacked a bus in western Norway and killed three people on board, police say. The suspect, in his 50s and of foreign origin, has been arrested, police … Continue reading

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In Kenya Inquiry, Norway Looks at Somali Migrant – New York Times

The Guardian In Kenya Inquiry, Norway Looks at Somali MigrantNew York TimesLARVIK, Norway — As a boy, the Somali immigrant sold newspapers door to door in this peaceful seaside Norwegian town and told neighbors he was going to be a … Continue reading

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Norway election: Erna Solberg to form new government – BBC News

BBC News Norway election: Erna Solberg to form new governmentBBC NewsNorwegian centre-right leader Erna Solberg is set to form a new government after Labour Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg admitted election defeat. Ms Solberg described her win as "a historic election … Continue reading

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