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Newsletter - White Paper (2011) and the state budget proposal 2012

This year the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy submitted to the Norwegian Parliament a White Paper (Meld. St. 28 ((2010-2011)) on Norway’s petroleum activities.

The objective of the paper is to formulate a plan for long term management and value creation in the upstream sector. The White Paper signals possible legislative amendments to be expected in the future. The main focus of the White Paper is on maintenance of a high level of activities in the Norwegian petroleum industry.

In the State Budget for the year 2012, the Government proposes allocation of funds in order to implement some of the measures that are proposed in the White Paper.

Read the Proposals.


Questions? Please contact us!

Partner Karl Erik Navestad
E-mail: , telephone:+47 98 29 45 66

Lawyer Gloria Masika
E-mail: , telephone:+47 98 29 45 57

Senior Associate Cathrine B. Hetland
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