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  • **FRANKFURT- ECB board member Benoit Coeure gives welcome address at ECB Workshop "Monetary Policy in non- Standard Times" in Frankfurt 0700 GMT. **TALLINN- European Central Bank Executive Board Member Yves Mersch will be chairing panel "Are EU digital and Fintech initiatives up to the challenges?" **TALLINN- European Central Bank Executive Board Member Yves Mersch...

  • **FRANKFURT- ECB board member Benoit Coeure gives welcome address at ECB Workshop "Monetary Policy in non- Standard Times" in Frankfurt 0700 GMT. **TALLINN- European Central Bank Executive Board Member Yves Mersch will be chairing panel "Are EU digital and Fintech initiatives up to the challenges?" **TALLINN- European Central Bank Executive Board Member Yves Mersch...

  • Statoil says that the final turbine on its Dudgeon field in England has been installed.

  • **HELSINKI- ECB Council Member, Bank of Finland Governor Erkki Liikanen will speak in Finnish parliament- 0800 GMT. **NEW YORK- Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William Dudley discusses the economy on CNBC's "Squawk on the Street," 1400 GMT. **FRANKFURT- ECB Vice President Vitor Constancio speaks at a conference on monetary policy in non-standard times- 1345...

  • **HELSINKI- ECB Council Member, Bank of Finland Governor Erkki Liikanen will speak in Finnish parliament- 0800 GMT. **NEW YORK- Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William Dudley discusses the economy on CNBC's "Squawk on the Street," 1400 GMT. **FRANKFURT- ECB Vice President Vitor Constancio speaks at a conference on monetary policy in non-standard times- 1345...

  • Cruise line stocks feeling the brunt of Hurricane Irma.

    Cruise lines now have canceled every voyage scheduled to depart from Florida on Friday, USA Today reports.

  • Norges Bank

    Norway is considering new proposals for its sovereign wealth fund that could hit Japan and a whole range of other countries.

  • FRANKFURT- ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by press conference and an interest rate announcement- 1145 GMT. STOCKHOLM- Swedish Central Bank announces interest rate decision. NEW YORK- Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William Dudley speaks before the Money Marketeers of New York University- 2300 GMT.

  • FRANKFURT- ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by press conference and an interest rate announcement- 1145 GMT. STOCKHOLM- Swedish Central Bank announces interest rate decision. NEW YORK- Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William Dudley speaks before the Money Marketeers of New York University- 2300 GMT.

  • FRANKFURT- German Banking Conference with ECB top supervisory Daniele Nouy, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schauble and Luxembourg Finance Minister Pierre Gramegna, organized by Handelsblatt newspaper. STOCKHOLM- Swedish central bank holds monetary policy meeting no. 4- 0700 GMT. FRANKFURT- ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by press conference...

  • FRANKFURT- German Banking Conference with ECB top supervisory Daniele Nouy, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schauble and Luxembourg Finance Minister Pierre Gramegna, organized by Handelsblatt newspaper. STOCKHOLM- Swedish central bank holds monetary policy meeting no. 4- 0700 GMT. FRANKFURT- ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by press conference...

  • OSLO, Sept 5- Norway's government plans to make taxpayers rather than oil companies pay special U.N. fees for any offshore production from remote Arctic regions, according to letters sent to oil firms and seen by Reuters. It was criticised by opposition parties that want tighter limits on exploration in the fragile Arctic environment, days before an election in...

  • BANJUL, Sept 4- African Petroleum Corp plans to go to court to resolve its dispute with Gambia, the Norwegian-listed company said on Monday, after the government stripped it of its rights to explore for oil in two offshore areas. Gambia's Petroleum Minister Fafa Sanyang told Reuters by phone he was "not afraid of their threat to take us to court" because African...

  • DAKAR, Sept 4- African Petroleum Corp plans to go to court to resolve its dispute with Gambia, the Norwegian-listed company said on Monday, after the government stripped it of its rights to explore for oil in two offshore areas. Gambia also says the African Petroleum has failed to meet its commitments, a charge it denies. Pace has held talks with President Adama...

  • *Norway's oil capital Stavanger concerned about future. STAVANGER, Norway, Aug 31- The future of Norway's oil sector is emerging as a key issue for voters in a Sept. 11 parliamentary election, nowhere more so than in the oil capital of Stavanger. There is little chance of the Greens being able to call time on Norway's number one industry, which all major parties back to...

  • *Norway's oil capital Stavanger concerned about future. STAVANGER, Norway, Aug 31- The future of Norway's oil sector is emerging as a key issue for voters in a Sept. 11 parliamentary election, nowhere more so than in the oil capital of Stavanger. There is little chance of the Greens being able to call time on Norway's number one industry, which all major parties back to...

  • *Plan likely to involve raising $1 billion in new capital. OSLO, Aug 24- Offshore driller Seadrill plans to launch a long-awaited Chapter 11 debt restructuring by Sept. 12, aims to raise $1 billion in new capital, and said existing shareholders may not recover any of the value of their stocks, sending the firm's shares down. Seadrill said the restructuring plan was...

  • OSLO, Aug 23- Five tiny political parties could all end up kingmakers in Norway's parliament after elections on Sept. 11, presenting a risk to Norway's key oil industry and making it even more difficult to form a government than before. The Greens aiming to shut Norway's oil industry and the Marxist Red party seeking social justice are among those hoping for...

  • These stocks drove the world's largest sovereign wealth fund to its best returns

    Norwegian oil fund grows 2.6 percent in the second quarter.

  • An offshore oil rig off the coast of Norway.

    Norway's $975 billion oil fund has been buoyed by equity markets.