The cost of rent went up by 40.2 percent from the beginning of 2011 until July 31 this year, according to a new report from the Ministry of Welfare.
News 2015 - September
Keep your eyes on the sky between midnight and 3:30 am Monday morning, September 28. There will be a total lunar eclipse.
The Reykjavík City Council yesterday withdrew a motion regarding the boycott of products from Israel.
At a meeting yesterday, the town council of Fljótsdalshérað, East Iceland, agreed to suggest that town authorities award a prize in the amount of ISK 500,000 (USD 775, EUR 696) to Hjörtur Kjerúlf, farmer at Hrafnkelsstaðir, for capturing the Lagarfljótsormur monster lake snake on video.
A crew filming Star Wars: Rogue One has lately been working by Hjörleifshöfði and Hafursey in South Iceland, according to RÚV.
The Directorate of Immigration suspects children are being brought to Iceland under false pretenses.
A shallow earthquake, measuring 3.3 on the Richter scale, hit the southeast part of the Katla crater last night.