19 Dec 2020
More than 38 years after a deadly attack on a restaurant in the Jewish quarter of Paris, one of the four identified suspects, Abou Zayed, has arrived in Paris, extradited by Norway. This could pave the way for a trial in one of the oldest terrorism cases in France. Six people were killed and 22 injured when between three and five men opened fire and threw grenades into Jo Goldenberg's restaurant, "Pletzl" on August 9 1982. The restaurant has since been replaced by a shop selling clothes in fluorescent colours, reflecting the transformation of the neighbourhood into a tourist mecca. As for the witnesses of the bloody attack, they are dead, have left the neighbourhood, or prefer to remain out of the spotlight.
4 Apr 2020
In an interview with FRANCE 24, Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg discussed the consequences of the coronavirus pandemic in her country. She also called for "stronger multilateral cooperation" and urged more countries to contribute to a multi-donor fund Norway has created at the United Nations to help developing nations deal with the consequences of the global health crisis.
1 Sep 2019
Norway's wealth fund is eyeing a shift away from Europe in a move that could boost its U.S. stock investments by as much as $100 billion. Bloomberg Opinion columnist Brooke Sutherland and Bloomberg's Sonali Basak have the details on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas." Sutherland's opinions are her own."
14 Jul 2019
The Norway-brokered talks aim "to establish a negotiation on the end of the dictatorship," the opposition leader said. Backed by Russia and China, socialist President Nicolas Maduro has refused to step down.
8 Apr 2019
Bloomberg's Lisa Abramowicz reports on Norway’s $1 trillion sovereign fund's plan to cut emerging market government and corporate bonds from its portfolio.
23 Dec 2018
The accused killers of two backpackers from Norway and Denmark have been linked to a terror group. Authorities are hunting for several more suspects.
23 Oct 2018
They may be thousands of miles apart, but there's one food that unites Norway and Nigeria, the stockfish - the most important and expensive tastemaker in a Nigerian soup.
26 Sep 2018
Norway’s $1 trillion wealth fund is invested in more than 70 countries and 9,000 companies across the globe. It has a lot riding on global trade and is keeping a close eye on the trade war erupting between the world’s two economic powers: China and the U.S. CEO Yngve Slyngstad spoke with Bloomberg News Editor-In-Chief John Micklethwait.
22 Aug 2018
Norway's $1 trillion wealth fund gained 1.8 percent in the second quarter for a return of $20 billion.
27 Apr 2018
Bloomberg’s Ed Hammond discusses losses at Norway's $1 trillion wealth fund.
24 Jan 2018
Norway Prime Minister Erna Solberg discusses the differences between herself and U.S. President Donald Trump, the country's sovereign wealth fund, and possible divestment from oil.