Posts Tagged ‘Norway’

Fugro performs integrity management support under Det Norske contract

Fugro performs integrity management support under Det Norske contract
  Skandi Carla Fugro has been awarded a three-year contract for integrity management support (IMS) and intervention works for Det norske in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea. The offshore scope covers subsea assets at Alvheim, Vilje, Volund and Bøyla field developments, with the work being conducted...
June 16th, 2016 | EEZ, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Norway’s largest Pension Fund highlights human rights and environmental risks…

Norway’s largest Pension Fund highlights human rights and environmental risks…
© Mike Hettwer/National Geographic. Source: National Geographic Magazine. Norway’s largest Pension Fund highlights human rights and environmental risks related to shipbreaking in South Asia Brussels, 1 June 2016 – KLP, Norway’s largest pension fund [1], commissioned the International Law...
June 1st, 2016 | Corporate Social Responsibility, Health and Safety, HR, Safety and Security, Ship Demolitions | Read More

49th meeting Paris MoU Committee in Norway

49th meeting Paris MoU Committee in Norway
Richard Schiferli The Paris Memorandum of Understanding on Port State Control (Paris MoU) held its 49th Committee meeting in Haugesund, Norway. Mr. Brian Hogan chaired the meeting, held from 23 – 27 May 2016. The meeting was officially opened by the State Secretary Mrs. Dilek Ayhan of Norway. High...
May 30th, 2016 | Emissions, Environment, IMO, Organisations, Politics and Government, Pollution, Regulatory | Read More

The Board of Oslo Børs approves Pareto Bank for listing

The Board of Oslo Børs approves Pareto Bank for listing
23/05/2016 – At its meeting on 23 May 2016, the Board of Directors of Oslo Børs resolved to admit the shares in Pareto Bank ASA to listing on Oslo Axess. The Board stipulated that the company prior to the first day of listing must publish an approved prospectus.  The Board authorised the Chief...
May 23rd, 2016 | Banking, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
  14-May-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 15-28 MAY 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 15-28 May 2016 Saturday, May 14, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Tue 17 May – Congo Liberation Day Tue 17 May – Constitution Day (Norway) Thu...
May 14th, 2016 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  07-May-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 8-21 MAY 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 8-21 May 2016 Saturday, May 7, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Sat 14 May – Buddha’s Birthday (Hong Kong) Tue 17 May – Congo Liberation...
May 7th, 2016 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Oslo Børs: Facts and figures April 2016

Oslo Børs: Facts and figures April 2016
Statistics from Oslo Børs 2016 Facts and figures April 2016 Key figures equities – April 2016 Oslo Børs Oslo Axess Merkur Market Number of issuers 179 29 7 Number of foreign companies 37 7 2 New listings YTD 0 0 7 Market cap. all issuers (NOK bill.) 1, 842 14 2 Issues this month...
May 3rd, 2016 | Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

ABB wins key contract to electrify new Norwegian hybrid car ferry

ABB wins key contract to electrify new Norwegian hybrid car ferry
An artist’s impression of the MM63 ferry ABB establishing itself as market leading provider of power systems for electric and hybrid ferries Zurich, Switzerland,  11 April 2016 – ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, will supply the power system for a hybrid car ferry serving...
April 11th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Oslo Børs: Facts and figures March 2016

Oslo Børs: Facts and figures March 2016
Statistics from Oslo Børs 2016 Facts and figures March 2016 Key figures equities – March 2016 Oslo Børs Oslo Axess Merkur Market Number of issuers 179 29 7 Number of foreign companies 38 7 2 New listings YTD 0 0 7 Market cap. all issuers (NOK bill.) 1, 765 13 2 Issues this...
April 5th, 2016 | Banking, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Oslo Børs to list derivatives on Bakkafrost and Frontline

Oslo Børs to list derivatives on Bakkafrost and Frontline
01/04/2016 From 4 April options, forwards and futures will be listed on Bakkafrost og Frontline as the underlying shares. Bakkafrost and Frontline are among the most traded shares on Oslo Børs and members of the OBX Index. There is a market demand for derivatives on these shares and Oslo Børs...
April 1st, 2016 | Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Container shipper CMA CGM signs agreement with GAC Norway

Container shipper CMA CGM signs agreement with GAC Norway
Deal to provide agency, husbandry and NOx reporting at Oslo Oslo, 29 February 2016 – The Scandinavian arm of the world’s third largest container shipping company CMA CGM has signed an agency, husbandry and NOx reporting agreement with GAC Norway for its ships calling at the port of Oslo. The CMA...
February 29th, 2016 | Container shipping, Containers, Emissions, Environment, News, Pollution, Ship Agencies | Read More

Top Ship Owning Nations 2016 by VesselsValue

Top Ship Owning Nations 2016 by VesselsValue
It’s the time of the year again when VesselsValue provides the Top 10 Shipowning Nations by Value (USD Millions), including the % change difference against 2015. This year the order may not have changed but the stand out winner appears to be Denmark, being the only country to increase in values...
February 10th, 2016 | Headlines, Markets, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Statistics | Read More

Oslo Børs: New trading record for exchange traded notes

Oslo Børs: New trading record for exchange traded notes
05/02/2016 – More ETNs were traded on Oslo Børs in January than ever before.  The average daily value of trading in ETNs (Exchange Traded Notes) was NOK 31.3 million in January, with an average of 897 transactions per day. The level of trading in January was a record high in both NOK terms and...
February 5th, 2016 | Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Ullensaker kommune lists its first bond issues on Oslo Børs

Ullensaker kommune lists its first bond issues on Oslo Børs
02/02/2016 – The municipality of Ullensaker lists its first bond issues on Oslo Børs today. More and more municipalities are choosing to list their bonds on the Oslo Børs marketplaces. In 2015, six of the new issuers were municipalities. So far this year four municipalities have already listed...
February 2nd, 2016 | Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Oslo Børs – the best marketplace for Norwegian derivatives

Oslo Børs – the best marketplace for Norwegian derivatives
28/01/2016 – The quality is unmatched and Oslo Børs has 94% market share in Norwegian derivatives. Oslo Børs is the leading marketplace for Norwegian derivatives with a market share of 94 percentage in 2015. Oslo Børs can also demonstrate higher quality, in the form of improved prices and availability,...
January 28th, 2016 | Finance, Markets, News, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Sandnes kommune lists its first bond issue on Oslo Børs

Sandnes kommune lists its first bond issue on Oslo Børs
28/01/2016 – The municipality of Sandnes lists its first bond issue on Oslo Børs today. More and more municipalities are choosing to list their bonds on the Oslo Børs marketplaces. In 2015, six of the new issuers were municipalities. So far this year three municipalities have already listed...
January 28th, 2016 | Associations, Stock Markets | Read More

North Sea gets 360° safety equipment servicing coverage

North Sea gets 360° safety equipment servicing coverage
Jens Peter Kruse The European Aviation Safety Authorities’ Part 145 approval of VIKING’s Bergen, Norway, servicing station heralds the completion of a ring of safety around the North Sea for aviation suits and lifejackets maintenance and repair needs. Marine and aviation safety equipment manufacturer...
January 15th, 2016 | Airline Industry, Associations, Aviation | Read More

Green bonds surpass 15 billion with Scatec Solar

Green bonds surpass 15 billion with Scatec Solar
21/12/2015 – Scatec Solar lists its first bond issue on Oslo Børs today. With this, the green bond list surpasses NOK 15 billion in total outstanding value. In January this year, Oslo Børs became the first exchange in the world to establish a separate list for green bonds. Since then, the list...
December 21st, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Environment, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Good opportunities for offshore investors to acquire distressed assets

Good opportunities for offshore investors to acquire distressed assets
Birgitte Karlsen Shipping and offshore specialist law firm Wikborg Rein says current low oil prices could mean there are bargains to be had for investors in the offshore sector who follow recommended procedures for assessing and acquiring distressed companies. Birgitte Karlsen,  a partner in the London...
December 18th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Energy, Finance, Legal, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Shipfinance | Read More

Oslo Børs: Induct first on Merkur Market

Oslo Børs: Induct first on Merkur Market
15/12/2015 – The software company Induct is the first company ready to be admitted to trading on Oslo Børs’ new marketplace, Merkur Market. When Oslo Børs opens Merkur Market on 13 January 2016, Induct will be the first company to ring the starting bell. There is a good level of interest...
December 15th, 2015 | Stock Markets | Read More

Nobel laureate stands alongside ITF Qatar Airways campaign

Nobel laureate stands alongside ITF Qatar Airways campaign
Houcine Abassi stood with Qatar Airways campaigners before receiving the Nobel Peace Prize Nobel Peace Prize winner Houcine Abassi has shown his support for workers at Qatar Airways who are fighting for respect and dignity at the company. 11/12/2015 – Talking to protestors in Oslo, Norway he said:...
December 11th, 2015 | Airline Industry, Aviation, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Labour Disputes | Read More

Oslo the first municipality to list green bond issue

Oslo the first municipality to list green bond issue
Oslo Børs 07/12/2015 – The municipality of Oslo becomes the first municipality on the Oslo Børs green list.  The bond loan that is admitted to listing today –  Oslo komm 15/24 2, 35%  – is an issue of NOK 1.500 million with an interest rate of 2, 35. DNB Markets, Danske Bank Markets,...
December 7th, 2015 | Environment, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

Nelja Energia lists the first green euro bond issue on Oslo Børs

Nelja Energia lists the first green euro bond issue on Oslo Børs
20/11/2015 – The Baltic renewable energy company Nelja Energia lists its first bond issue on Oslo Børs today. Nelja Energia is the first foreign company on the Oslo Børs green list. Proceeds from the bond will finance new renewable energy projects in the Baltic countries. The core business...
November 20th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Corporate Social Responsibility, Energy, Environment, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

IMCA Europe & Africa section meeting in Bergen

IMCA Europe & Africa section meeting in Bergen
Richard Benzie Three members of the technical team at the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) will be attending the association’s Europe & Africa Section Meeting, which features eight highly relevant presentations being given by key offshore industry players, on Tuesday 24 November at...
November 16th, 2015 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Oslo Børs: Listing of Skandiabanken ASA

Oslo Børs: Listing of Skandiabanken ASA
Public listing of Skandiabanken ASA at Oslo Børs Applied date: 19/10/2015 Accepted date: 22/10/2015 Listing date: 02/11/2015 Ticker: SKBN   Skandiabanken is a pure digital bank offering a comprehensive range of financial products and services to individuals in Norway within...
November 2nd, 2015 | Banking, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More