Tagged: economic stimulus

Norway to unveil banking support package on Feb. 9

By Aasa Christine Stoltz and Camilla Knudsen OSLO, Feb 5 (Reuters) – Norway’s planned banking support package, due out on Feb. 9, is expected to ease corporations’ access to refinancing but may fail to...

Norwegian biotech industry thrown a lifeline

Norwegian biotechnology has been thrown a lifeline after the country’s government made explicit provision for life sciences and innovation research within the NOK20bn ($2.87bn) stimulus package unveiled on Monday. The biotechnology component of the...

Norway adds $200 million to stimulus pot

OSLO, Norway – The Norwegian government said Friday it was providing 1.35 billion kroner ($200 million) in extra funds to the national industrial development fund to help dampen the impact of the global financial...