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35,000 Soldiers Participate In Norway"s Biggest War Drill Since The Cold War

This fall, North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) will be leading the most significant military exercise across the entire country of Norway since the Cold War. Initial reports from Verdens Gang, indicate about 3.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 17th, 2018

China holds biggest ever military drill in SCS amid Xi"s presence

Forty-eight warships, 76 aircraft and more than 10,000 sailors and soldiers took part in the drill which was hailed as "the biggest maritime military parade since the foundation of the new China".....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 12th, 2018

U.S. and NATO Allies Rally in Europe"s Biggest Artillery Drill Since End of Cold War

The annual event was reportedly almost three times the size it was last year......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 8th, 2018

Russia Test Fires Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missile During "Zapad 2017" Military Drill

As reported last Thursday, Russia’s military is currently conducting its "biggest display of military power since the end of the Cold War", called Zapad-2017. The drill involves anywhere betwee.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 18th, 2017

U.S. Army Soldiers Swept Up in Avalanche During Mountain Warfare Training

During training on mountain warfare and cold weather operations in Vermont, six U.S. Army soldiers were caught up in an avalanche......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 15th, 2018

One of Europe"s biggest oil companies is taking "oil" out of its name

Norway's state oil company Statoil is changing its name to Equinor to reflect a shift toward cleaner energy......»»

Category: marketsSource: cnnMar 15th, 2018

U.S. Army Soldiers Swept up in Avalanche During Mountain Warfare Training

During training on mountain warfare and cold weather operations in Vermont, six U.S. Army soldiers were caught up in an avalanche......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 15th, 2018

One of the world"s biggest oil companies changed its name with a bizarre video featuring gymnasts, an acne-covered teen, and a woman giving birth

YouTube/Statoil Statoil, Norway's government-owned oil company, has changed its name to Equinor. It announced the news with a bizarre video that features gymnasts, an acne-covered t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 15th, 2018

The world"s biggest sovereign wealth fund partnered with the Queen to buy nearly £200 million of London property last year

REUTERS/Luke MacGregor Norway's sovereign wealth fund increased its London property portfolio by £200 million last year. The fund partnered with the Crown Estate — which mana.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 13th, 2018

Listeria outbreak frightens Tiger Brands" investors

Shares in South Africa's biggest consumer foods producer Tiger Brands and RCL Foods fell on Monday after the government linked a deadly listeria outbreak to cold meat products known as "polony" made by Tiger unit Enterprise Food. Laura Frykberg reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 5th, 2018

Norway"s $1 trillion fund is still buying stocks

The world's biggest pension fund will keep piling into stocks despite worries that markets are getting much less predictable after a nine-year bull run......»»

Category: topSource: cnnFeb 27th, 2018

Norway"s wealth fund, world"s biggest, doubles return in 2017 at $131 bn

It is one of the world's largest shareholders, with investments in around 9,100 companies worldwide, equivalent to 1.4 percent of listed companies globally.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 27th, 2018

Russian Jets in Supersonic Stratosphere Chase Drill 12 Miles Above the Pacific

Russia's Foxhound aircraft is a Cold War-era warplane earmarked for high-speed, high-altitude pursuits of U.S. and other incoming aircraft......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 23rd, 2018

Cold weather chills U.S. homebuilding; jobless claims at 45-year low

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. homebuilding fell more than expected in December, recording its biggest drop in just over a year, likely as unseasonably cold weather at the end of the month disrupted the construction of single-family housing units......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 18th, 2018

Long lines, leaky roof steal from national championship spotlight in Atlanta (Pictures)

The biggest game in college football was marred by a leaky roof and long lines at entrance gates. The College Football Playoff National Championship was played in Atlanta on a rainy and cold night on Jan. 8. The rain led to leakage from the roof of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 9th, 2018

The biggest housing bubble of all might be Norwegian

A widening chasm between housing prices and rental cost could be a sign that a correction is right around the corner. The biggest chasm can now be found in Norway......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 20th, 2017

The biggest housing bubble of all might be Norwegian

A widening chasm between housing prices and rental cost could be a sign that a correction is right around the corner. The biggest chasm can now be found in Norway......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 20th, 2017

Norway"s biggest oil reserves are running dry

Shutterstock Norway's North Sea oil reserves are about to run dry, forcing the Nordic country to explore more of its reserves in the Barents Sea.  Thanks to hydro.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 19th, 2017

US B-1B bombers set to fly over the Korean peninsula in joint aerial drill

Thomson Reuters US B-1B bombers are set to participate in joint US-South Korea aerial drills over the Korean penin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 5th, 2017

U.S. Military Practices Strikes on North Korean Nuclear Sites in Biggest Ever Joint Air Drill With South Korea

The air forces have begun five days of drills......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 4th, 2017

Turkey Withdraws Troops From NATO Drill Saying Erdogan"s Name Was Used On "Enemy Chart"

Turkey has reportedly  withdrawn its troops from a NATO military drill in Norway after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Friday that his name and the picture of Turkish Republic&rs.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 17th, 2017