The bus is one of 14 that have been purchased and will soon be introduced to the municipal public transportation system.
80% of Icelanders traveled abroad last year, taking an average of two to three trips out of the country.
Iceland ranks 13th in this year’s World Press Freedom Index, whereas last year, it was ranked 10th worldwide. Iceland is currently the lowest ranked of all the Nordic countries.
According to Mkrtchyan, some demonstrators are jokingly calling their protest the “Icelandic Revolution.”
The model is constructed from 65,000 blocks, took 700 hours to build, and is the largest Lego model of the Titanic in the world.
According to data from the National Register of Iceland, purchase prices fell by around .1% in March, while rental prices went up by 2.1%.
The first day of summer (Sumardagurinn fyrsti)—according to the old Norse calendar—is a public holiday that occurs on the first Thursday after April 18 every year.
“A lot of interesting things have come forth in the hearings on this issue, but they don’t seem to be of any interest to my ‘fan club,’ which has hung a target with my face on it on the wall of the newsroom.”