9/15/10) 2010 Oct 10, Norwegian oil firm Statoil is expanding further its shale gas operations in the United States, saying it has created a joint venture with Canada's Talisman to acquire acreage on the Eagle Ford prospect in Texas for.325 billion. (AP, 1/25/10) 2010 Feb 15, Yara, a Norwegian fertilizer maker, agreed to pay.1 billion for Terra, an American company. The 150 million year old remains of the 33-foot ocean going predator were found in August on the remote Svalbard Islands of the Arctic. He graduated from the Norwegian Agricultural College in 1943, and became an agriculture teacher.
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This panoramic photograph of, bergen was taken by James Blakeway.
The first buildings.
Bergen were alongside the harbor.
(MC, 5/8/02) Hanseatic traders brought prosperity to Bergen, Norway. (MC, 11/4/01) 1523 Christian II was deposed in Denmark after a civil war and was exiled. (AP, 2/18/06 AP, 2/18/07) 2006 Mar 9, A fuel oil spill from a chemical plant in southeastern Norway threatened hundreds of birds in a salt water nature preserve, while snow and ice hampered a cleanup operation. (ssfc, 12/9/01,.C2 WSJ, 11/5/05,.P12) 2001 Braathens, a Norwegian airline, was taken over by the SAS Group, partly owned by the governments of Sweden, Denmark and Norway. (AP, 6/5/01) 1991 Norway became one of the first countries to adopt a carbon tax in an attempt to slow global warming. Vinyl Wrapped, powder Coating (harder finish than conventional paint). Vikings plundered the monastery and. (AP, 1/4/10) 2010 Jan 6, A diplomat at the Iranian embassy in Norway told Norwegian television that he had resigned in protest over a crackdown on demonstrators in Iran. And the Norwegian government supported this wrong decision." Norwegian salmon exporters were having their fish held up for days or even weeks by Chinese food safety inspectors, devastating its freshness. (AP, 6/10/05) 2005 Jun 24, A Norwegian court sentenced the pilot of a British Airways jet to six months in prison for preparing to fly even though members of his crew were drunk. (AP, 7/2/14) 2014 Aug 21, Lithuania signed a deal with Norway's Statoil to supply natural gas to the country's new terminal starting 2015, as the Baltic state strives to cut its dependence on Russian energy. (Econ, 10/17/09,.88) 2009 Oct 5, A UN manikyr haugesund agency said Norway enjoys the world's highest quality of life, while Niger suffers the lowest, as it released Human Development Index, a ranking that highlights the wide disparities in well-being between rich and poor countries.