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Tag: Norway

Norway offers Lossiemouth lifeline

POLITICS... SNP Westminster Leader and MP for Moray, Angus Robertson has been to Norway to explore the possibility of defence cooperation with the Nordic...

BBC Scotland – Devil’s advocate or just plain Devil?

There’s an old joke about two drinking companions, one has a wooden leg and the other a humph on his back.  One night, after...

UK Confidence in Freefall

ECONOMY...by Alex Porter British citizens' optimism about their job prospects is rated 98th in the world according to new research. The Prosperity Index, an...

First Gold Vending Machine in UK as Pound Crashes

ECONOMY...by Alex Porter As Mervyn King at the Bank of England continues a policy of devaluing the British pound the price of gold in...

Norway’s Oil Fund Most Respected in the World

ECONOMY...by Alex Porter Norway's oil fund goes to the top of the class according to a world-famous think tank. Run by Norway's central bank...

Norwegian Oil Fund Surpasses $500 Billion

by Alex Porter The central bank of Norway announced today that it's oil fund, also known as Pension Fund Global, now stands at $513...

North Sea oil propels Norway, not Scotland, up the league of...

by Alex Porter Norway is now the second richest country in the world in terms of wealth per capita, thanks to her oil income...

‘Daft, Deluded & Dangerous’ – Media coverage of last weeks FMQs

First Ministers Questions (FMQs) is the weekly event held in the Scottish parliament that sees the leader of each of the opposition groups question...

Ireland defended after attack by Labour’s Iain Gray

Irish Economist Marc Coleman has defended Ireland’s financial reputation after the country’s economy was attacked by Labour’s Holyrood leader Iain Gray (pictured) on Thursday at...

First Minister calls for North Sea taxation to be devolved

  First Minister Alex Salmond has called for North Sea taxation to be devolved to Holyrood arguing that Scotland should start to benefit from its...