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Hybrid Whale Meat not for Export

20.07.2018 - icelandmonitor: ?“There are no plans to export the meat,?” stated Kristján Loftsson,...

Off-Road Drivers Apologize

20.07.2018 - icelandmonitor: The French couple who drove two 4x4s off road near Kerlingarfjöll mountains in the Icelandic high...

Iceland?s Ring Road Highly Rated

20.07.2018 - icelandmonitor: A road trip along Ring Road One in Iceland is rated sixth on the list of the World’s Best Once-in-a-Lifetime Journe...

Thelma Lind Breaks Thirty-Six-Year-Old Record for Discus Throw

20.07.2018 - icelandreview: The previous national record was set by Guðrún Ingólfsdóttir in 1982....

Task Force Puts Forth Proposals for Plastic Reduction

20.07.2018 - icelandreview: More effort should be made to inform tourists that they don't have to purchase bottled water and to install drinking fountains at popular tourist sites. The committee also proposed banning single-use utensils at restaurants and to tax both these and singl...

Bárðarbunga Trembles

20.07.2018 - icelandmonitor: An earthquake, measuring 3.4, shook the southern part of Bárðarbunga caldera this morning at 6:28 am. ...

Getting Ready for Guns N? Roses

20.07.2018 - icelandmonitor: Preparations are underway for the July 24th Guns N’ Roses performance in Laugardalur Arena, Reykja...

Thursday Police Blotter: Shotgun Found in Stolen Car and Same Theif Arrested Twice

20.07.2018 - icelandreview: Capital-area police dealt with a number of notable incidents on Thursday, including the discovery of a firearm in a stolen car and the arrest of the same individual for two separate thefts....

Ten Off-Road Driving Incidents Since June

20.07.2018 - icelandreview: The Environment Agency of Iceland has reported ten incidents of illegal, off-road driving since the beginning of June....

Controversial Whale is Hybrid

20.07.2018 - icelandmonitor: The whale caught by the Icelandic whaling company Hvalur hf. on July 8th is a hybrid. ...

Stock Exchange to Discontinue Publishing List of Largest Shareholders

19.07.2018 - icelandreview: The Iceland Stock Exchange will discontinue publishing a list of the 20 largest shareholders in the companies that are listed on the exchange....

Stock Exchange to Discontinue Publishing List of Largest Shareholders

19.07.2018 - icelandreview: The Iceland Stock Exchange will discontinue publishing a list of the 20 largest shareholders in the companies that are listed on the exchange....

A Dry Norway Needs Iceland’s Hay

19.07.2018 - icelandreview: Extensive droughts in Norway have led the country to turn to Iceland for much-needed hay....

A Dry Norway Needs Iceland’s Hay

19.07.2018 - icelandreview: Extensive droughts in Norway have led the country to turn to Iceland for much-needed hay....

Mariott to Open 150-Room Airport Hotel in 2019

19.07.2018 - icelandreview: A new 150-room Courtyard by Mariott hotel will open next year at Keflavík International Airport....

Mariott to Open 150-Room Airport Hotel in 2019

19.07.2018 - icelandreview: A new 150-room Courtyard by Mariott hotel will open next year at Keflavík International Airport....

Icelandic Oysters Coming to Reykjavík Restaurants

19.07.2018 - icelandreview: The first oysters ever produced in Iceland are making their way to the table....

Icelandic Oysters Coming to Reykjavík Restaurants

19.07.2018 - icelandreview: The first oysters ever produced in Iceland are making their way to the table....

Bomb Discovered Near Reykjavík

18.07.2018 - icelandmonitor: A bomb, thought to date from World War II, was discovered on Blikastaðanes point, near Mosfellsbær Golf Club, in the vicinity of...

Sovereignty Celebrations Feature Anti-Immigration Speaker

18.07.2018 - icelandreview: A Danish MP and vocal opponent of immigration will address the Icelandic Parliament today as a keynote speaker....

Sovereignty Celebrations Feature Anti-Immigration Speaker

18.07.2018 - icelandreview: A Danish MP and vocal opponent of immigration will address the Icelandic Parliament today as a keynote speaker....

Pirate Party Boycotts Sovereignty Celebration

18.07.2018 - icelandmonitor: The party group of the Pirate Party intends to boycott Alþingi’s centennial celebration of Icel...

Hospital in Crisis as Midwives' Strike Begins

18.07.2018 - icelandreview: A midwives’ strike has put added strain on the National University Hospital....

Hospital in Crisis as Midwives' Strike Begins

18.07.2018 - icelandreview: A midwives’ strike has put added strain on the National University Hospital....

  Emergency Situation at Landspítali

18.07.2018 - icelandmonitor: ?“There is an emergency situation at Landspítali [National University Hospital],?” according to Páll Matth...

Today is Icelandic Sheepdog Day

18.07.2018 - icelandmonitor: Today, the Day of the Icelandic Sheepdog will be celebrated from 2 pm to 4 pm...

Tulipop Signs Contract with Zodiak Kids

18.07.2018 - icelandmonitor: The Icelandic design company Tulipop has signed an agreement with the internat...

Celebrating 100 Years of Sovereignty 

18.07.2018 - icelandmonitor: One hundred years ago today, Alþingi, the Icelandic parliament, voted to approve the Union L...

Heimir Hallgrímsson quits as Icelandic team coach

17.07.2018 - icenewsis: Heim­ir Hall­gríms­son, the renowned coach of the Icelandic men’s national football team, announced today he will quit working with the team. Heimir says he aims to work with a football club in the future, preferably in an English speaking country, ...

Alþingi to Convene at Þingvellir Wednesday

17.07.2018 - icelandmonitor: Alþingi, the Icelandic parliament, will convene at Þingvellir national park tomorrow, We...

Iceland?s National Football Coach Steps Down

17.07.2018 - icelandmonitor: Heimir Hallgrímsson, coach of the Icelandic national football team, has left his post. ...

Airport Parking Fee Waived for Buses

17.07.2018 - icelandreview: Isavia has been ordered to temporarily waive parking fees for buses at Keflavík International Airport....

Airport Parking Fee Waived for Buses

17.07.2018 - icelandreview: Isavia has been ordered to temporarily waive parking fees for buses at Keflavík International Airport....

Collect 9.5 Tonnes of Trash in Nature Reserve

17.07.2018 - icelandreview: Volunteers collected 9.5 tonnes of trash in a Westfjords nature reserve....

Collect 9.5 Tonnes of Trash in Nature Reserve

17.07.2018 - icelandreview: Volunteers collected 9.5 tonnes of trash in a Westfjords nature reserve....

Iceland Men’s Football Coach Resigns

17.07.2018 - icelandreview: Hemir Hallgrímsson is stepping down as coach of the Iceland men’s national football team....

Iceland Men’s Football Coach Resigns

17.07.2018 - icelandreview: Hemir Hallgrímsson is stepping down as coach of the Iceland men’s national football team....

Fined 400 000 For Off-Road Driving

17.07.2018 - icelandreview: French tourists were fined ISK 200 000 each for off-road driving in Iceland’s Highlands....

Fined 400 000 For Off-Road Driving

17.07.2018 - icelandreview: French tourists were fined ISK 200 000 each for off-road driving in Iceland’s Highlands....

Hunting of Whale Could Be Punishable by Law

17.07.2018 - icelandmonitor: The controversial hunting of a whale by the Icelandic ...

Plenty of Sunshine Today

17.07.2018 - icelandmonitor: So far this summer, the weather map for Iceland has rarely, if ever, included as much sunshine as today. ...

Nine Tons of Trash from Beaches

17.07.2018 - icelandmonitor: Volunteers picked up nine and a half tons of trash in Bolungarvík, in the Hor...

Our Moment in the Sun

16.07.2018 - icelandmonitor: Residents in the southwest part of Iceland could hardly believe their eyes when they took a lunch break today....

Biting Settlers Seen in Reykjavík

16.07.2018 - icelandmonitor: Despite less than optimal weather conditions in Southwest Iceland this summer, relatively new settle...

Biting Settler Seen in Reykjavík

16.07.2018 - icelandmonitor: Despite less than optimal weather conditions in Southwest Iceland this summer, a relatively new set...

Downtown Reykjavík ?“Changing Drastically?”

16.07.2018 - icelandreview: Environmental psychologist Páll Jakob Líndal fears downtown Reykjavík is losing its character....

Downtown Reykjavík ?“Changing Drastically?”

16.07.2018 - icelandreview: Environmental psychologist Páll Jakob Líndal fears downtown Reykjavík is losing its character....

Icelandic Hay Needed in Norway

16.07.2018 - icelandmonitor: There is a strong interest among Icelandic farmers to respond to requests to expo...

Iceland Elected to UN Human Rights Council

16.07.2018 - icelandreview: Iceland has been elected to the United Nations Human Rights Council....

Iceland Elected to UN Human Rights Council

16.07.2018 - icelandreview: Iceland has been elected to the United Nations Human Rights Council....

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