Norway Supreme Court hears snow crab case with implication for oil

FILE PHOTO: A view shows a beach at the Ny-Aalesund research station on the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard, Norway, September 20, 2016. REUTERS/Gwladys Fouche/File Photo

OSLO (Reuters) – Norway’s Supreme Court began hearing arguments on Tuesday on whether EU ships can fish for snow crab off Arctic islands north of Norway without permission from Oslo, a case that could decide who has the right to explore for oil in the region. At stake is whether the snow crab – whose […]

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