Nearly two out of every three of Iceland’s residents, or just over 65%, are registered members of the national church.
Around ten ships from NATO's maritime forces carrying some 6,000 marines will arrive in Reykjavík next weekend.
The Federation of General and Special Workers of Iceland (SGS) is calling for a minimum monthly wage hike to ISK 425,000 ($3,660/€3,160).
Danish grass imported for a restoration project in Reykjavík cost the city ISK 757,000 ($6,500/€5,600).
Online sales of knitting patterns for traditional Icelandic sweaters are growing by about 25% per year.