Icelandic midwives have made it clear that they want their baseline full-time salary to be increased so that part-time workers who only make a percentage of that amount will still make a reasonable living wage.
People familiar with the gyrfalcons’ nesting area have been known to steal falcon eggs and replace them in the birds’ nests with hen eggs.
Annual healthcare costs for foreign visitors have more than tripled over just a few years, coming to more than a billion krónur for last year alone.
A proposed shooting range in the Borgarbyggð municipality in West Iceland is facing opposition from some residents, due to its potential proximity to outdoor recreation areas and horse farms.
Elementary schoolchildren around Iceland will dress in blue today in honor of The Blue Day, an annual autism awareness initiative.
“Almost all of [our] supplies have been stored there for the last few years[...] Everything that we need to do our jobs.”