The cod stock in Icelandic waters is larger than at any time since the Marine Research Institute started monitoring stocks of pelagic fish around Iceland in 1985.
News 2017 - April
It has emerged that the Environment Agency of Iceland gave the United Silicon factory in Helguvík official written warning that it was likely to be shut down in a letter dated April 12 this year. The reason for the letter was the release of substances into the environment which could have long-...
An Australian tourist, who fell asleep on a coach from Keflavík airport last night, woke up in an empty, dark vehicle hours later.
The Northeast District Court has sentence two men to prison for stealing frozen seafood and bird meat.
An Independence Party MP says it is worth thinking about making it a criminal offence for one parent to refuse the other parent access to their children.
Björt Ólafsdóttir, Iceland’s environment minister, says she has had more than enough of the developing situation at the United Silicon factory at Helguvík. Her comments come following a fire at the plant last night.
Yesterday, Easter Monday, one of the busiest travel days of the year, saw travel disruption due to a wintry storm.
A fire started at around 04.00 this morning in the United Silicon plant at Helguvík on the Reykjanes peninsula.
Today is the fifth and final day of the long Easter weekend off work and most people use today for relaxation and recreation.