Watch Live

Tweet TWEET

Stoltenberg Calls Norway Household Debt a Challenge, DN.no Says

Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg said the country’s household debt levels are a challenge, according to an interview published by DN.no, the website of newspaper Dagens Naeringsliv.

The risk of a Norwegian housing bubble is reduced by sound position of the country’s banks, as well as control mechanisms and financial supervision that’s superior compared with other European countries, Stoltenberg said, according to the Oslo- based newspaper’s website.

To contact the reporter on this story: Christian Wienberg in Copenhagen at cwienberg@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Dick Schumacher at dschumacher@bloomberg.net

Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.

Bloomberg reserves the right to remove comments but is under no obligation to do so, or to explain individual moderation decisions.

Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.