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Bloomberg: Norges Bank Governor Says Force of Economic Rebound ‘Surprising’

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The governor of Norway’s central bank says he’s been surprised by the strength of the economic rebound in his country, as he signals an end to crisis interest rates roughly a year earlier than expected. “The consumption of services is rising markedly, and consumption of goods has maintained itself all along and is growing now,” […]

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Business Standard: Trump move to ban H-1B visa will hurt job creation, warns business chamber

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Opposing the Trump administration’s “sweeping attempt” to restrict legal immigration, the Chamber of Commerce on Monday (local time) said suspending work visas to secure high-skilled jobs for Americans in a bid to revive the coronavirus-battered economy would not help the country and would rather only slow down growth and reduce job creation in US markets. “Today’s proclamation is a […]

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Reuters: Norway must keep strict border controls to avoid new infections – PM

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Category: Airline / Travel

OSLO (Reuters) – Norway, which has some of the strictest travel restrictions in Europe, must maintain tight control of its borders to avoid importing COVID-19 cases from abroad, Prime Minister Erna Solberg said on Friday. Fears of an early second wave of infections in Europe are growing as the continent lifts travel restrictions ahead of […]

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NPR: Trump Expected To Suspend H-1B, Other Visas Until End Of Year

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President Trump is expected to sign an order to suspend H-1B, L-1 and other temporary work visas through the end of the year, according to the multiple sources familiar with the plan. The new order — which is expected to come with broad exceptions — comes as the administration continues to wrestle with high unemployment […]

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Bloomberg: Norway to Rein In Wind Power After Raging Opposition From Locals

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Norway is set to tighten rules for building wind turbines, caving in to massive protests from locals. A government proposal on Friday to slow down the development of onshore wind power comes after increasing local resistance mirrors sentiment in other European countries. Norway already decided to scrap a plan for a new permission framework last year. Norway, […]

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