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World 26 May 2016 | 2:25 AM

Norway to regulate $850 billion fund's tax haven exposure - lawmakers

OSLO (Reuters) - Norway will take a first step this week toward using its $850 billion (578 billion pounds) sovereign wealth fund, the world's biggest, as a tool to combat the use of tax havens, two key members of parliament's finance committee told Reuters on Wednesday.

World 04 Feb 2016 | 5:09 PM

Norway's $810 billion wealth fund to question companies on human rights

OSLO (Reuters) - Norway's $810-billion sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest, said on Thursday it would raise its focus on global human rights to ensure that companies it invests in follow ethical standards.

World 15 Oct 2014 | 8:55 PM

War on the doorstep compounds Turkey's economic worries

ISTANBUL/ANKARA (Reuters) - Already struggling for substantial growth after at least a year of foreign and internal turmoil, the Turkish economy could have done without an Islamic State onslaught against Syrian Kurds on Turkey's border.

World 27 May 2013 | 10:43 PM

OECD monitor criticises Norway wealth fund on ethical investment policy

OSLO (Reuters) - Norway's oil fund, the world's largest sovereign wealth fund, has no strategy for dealing with possible violations of human rights by the companies in which it invests, an independent committee set up to safeguard OECD ethical guidelines said.

World 10 Jun 2011 | 12:00 AM

Firms must do more to fight child labour - Norway fund

OSLO (Reuters) - Europe's largest equity investor urged companies to step up the fight against child labour on Friday and said nearly half of the 527 companies it surveyed were failing to address the issue properly.