OSLO, June 20 (Reuters) - Norway's central bank left
interest rates unchanged at 1.5 percent as expected on Thursday
and said there was a chance rates could even be reduced in the
'The analyses suggest that the key policy rate be kept lower
than projected earlier. There are prospects that the key policy
rate will remain at the current level, or somewhat lower, in the
year ahead,' the bank said in a statement.
In its previous monetary policy report in March, the bank
said it expected to raise rates in spring next year.
(Reporting by Victoria Klesty; Editing by Toby Chopra)
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