Rumors of an impending ban on imports of Icelandic food to Russia have sparked a debate on the choice between morality and commercial interests.
The Arctic Handicraft and Design Festival opened today in Hrafnagil, a 15-minute drive south of Akureyri, for the 23rd time. Organizers promise this one to be the best of them all. Altogether, there will be 94 participants—artists, designers and producers. In addition, 55 parties contribute to...
Yesterday, a foreign volunteer cutting lupines in Morsárdalur, west of Skaftafell, was cut in the neck by the blade of his sickle.
A German has been fined EUR 2,000 for damages caused by a sheep he ran over. Car insurance does not cover damage caused by animals.
A robbery was committed in the watch and jewelry store Úr og gull in Hafnarfjörður last Saturday, Vísir reports.
An agreement has been signed between Ethiopian Electric Power (EEP) and Corbetti Geothermal Plc, whose investors include Reykjavik Geothermal, Berkeley Energy, and Iceland Drilling.
The Icelandic Met Office has issued a flood and landslide warning for the East Fjords. Due to unusually heavy rainfall yesterday and last night, there is considerable growth in rivers and streams in the area, along with the possibility of landslides. This warning is in effect through tonight (...