EnergyWatch

Norway bolsters oil-industry defenses against foreign takeovers

Russia seems to be interested in Norway's oil industry, prompting the Scandinavian country to seek out ways of restricting foreign access to ownership of its offshore fields.

Photo: Ole Jørgen Bratland - Statoil

Norway is seeking greater leeway to restrict foreign ownership of its offshore fields, a move seen to be potentially targeting a growing Russian interest in its resources.

Already a subscriber? Log in.

Read the whole article

Get access for 14 days for free.
No credit card is needed, and you will not be automatically signed up for a paid subscription after the free trial.

  • Access all locked articles
  • Receive our daily newsletters
  • Access our app
An error has occured. Please try again later.

Get full access for you and your coworkers.

Start a free company trial today

More from EnergyWatch

Further reading

Related articles

Latest News

See all jobs