Snapshot 860

Lokastaðarétt pen in Fnjóskadalur, North Iceland.

PM to Run for Chair of Progressive Party

PM Sigurður Ingi Jóhannsson just announced on RÚV TV that he plans to run against former PM Sigmundur Davíð Gunnlaugsson for the position of chairman of the Progressive Party.

Snapshot 860 Iceland Review

Lokastaðarétt pen in Fnjóskadalur, North Iceland.

PM to Run for Chair of Progressive Party Iceland Review

PM Sigurður Ingi Jóhannsson just announced on RÚV TV that he plans to run against former PM Sigmundur Davíð Gunnlaugsson for the position of chairman of the Progressive Party.

Progressive Party Group Supports Sigmundur Davíð Iceland Review

The party group of the Progressive Party has just declared its full support of Sigmundur Davíð Gunnlaugsson, the party leader.

Snapshot 859 Iceland Review

Footprints from the summer. Can you spot the last tent?

Pirate Party Fires Campaign Manager Iceland Review

Jóhann Kristjánsson, the campaign manager of the Pirate Party in Iceland, left his position yesterday.

2016 – Days of Visual Art in Iceland IceNews – Daily News

Throughout October artlovers are offered a unique opportunity to have a first hand encounter with Icelandic visual artists and their workspaces during The Days of Visual Arts; an effort by the Association of Icelandic Visual Artists (SÍM) to reinforce knowledge about visual art as a profession. Throughout October artists will open their studios, receive the public and […]

Map of Sheep Roundups Iceland Review

If you’re planning to take part in the sheep roundups in Iceland, there is now a tool available to make your life easier.

Snapshot 858 Iceland Review

Fence posts by lake Mývatn.

Street Art in Reykjavík Iceland Review

How liberal is Reykjavík’s policy on street art?

Angelína Approved in Iceland Iceland Review

The Icelandic Naming Committee has approved the female name Angelína.

Iceland vs. Iceland Iceland Review

A lawsuit could be filed to demand that the British supermarket chain Iceland relinquish its use of the brand name Iceland within the European Union.

Construction Workers Return to Iceland Iceland Review

There are signs that numerous construction workers, who left Iceland for Norway in the wake of the banking collapse in 2008, are returning.

From Panama to the Bahamas – A new data leak IceNews – Daily News

Five Icelandic individuals are found to have offshore companies in the Bahamas. There is no evidence so far to banks having used the tax haven but RUV’s morning radio is still processing the data in collaboration with Reykjavik Media. The German paper Süddeutsche Zeitung obtained the data and shared with The International Consortium of investigative […]

Ban Likely on Genetically Modified Feed Iceland Review

A regulation is in the making at the Icelandic Ministry of Agriculture to ban the use of genetically modified feed for sheep.

Iceland Ratifies Paris Climate Agreement Iceland Review

Alþingi, the Icelandic parliament, unanimously voted earlier this week to ratify the Paris Climate Agreement.

Snapshot 857 Iceland Review

From lake Mývatn.

Storm Warning for West Fjords and East Iceland Review

The Icelandic Met Office has issued a warning for Southeast Iceland and the West Fjords.

Body of Missing Man Discovered Iceland Review

The body of the man who had been missing in the West Fjords since yesterday morning was discovered just before noon today.

Sexual Assault in Vestmanneyjar Iceland Review

A man was arrested and questioned Saturday morning in Vestmannaeyjar islands, suspected of sexually attacking a woman on Saturday morning.