Tagged: Pieter Wijnen

Oil Fund

Oil Fund lost billions in 2018

“No reason to worry,” says fund’s governor Pieter Wijnen Norway Today The Global Pension Fund of Norway (aka the oil fund) experienced a negative yield of 6.1 percent last year, corresponding to a loss...

Anne-Elisabeth Hagen

Hagen, wife of billionaire, kidnapped

Pieter Wijnen Norway Today Anne-Elisabeth Hagen (68) has been missing from her home since Oct. 31, apparently held for ransom. No signs of life have been forthcoming since then. She is the wife of...

Norwegian forests

Forests protected

Norway protects 40 additional forested areas in eight counties Pieter Wijnen Norway Today The decision, announced Dec. 14, is a step toward the goal of protecting 10 percent of Norwegian forested areas. In total,...

Carlsen retains his chess title

After a string of draws, the Norwegian crushed challenger Caruana in rapid play Pieter Wijnen Norway Today Magnus Carlsen defended his World Champion title with bravado against the challenger Fabiano Caruana. The final games...

Details for Navy accident unknown

Norway’s Navy is investigating the collision that led to the sinking of the KNM Helge Ingstad Pieter Wijnen Norway Today More than a week after the Navy rammed one of its five frigates into...