Iceland Review

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 12:10:35 +0000
Agreement Breaks Silence on Climate
Member of Parliament Svandís Svavarsdóttir, a member of the Left Green Movement and former minister for the environment, believes the Paris Climate Agreement has brought climate issues back into the discussion in Iceland, after silence regarding th...

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 10:10:28 +0000
Accent at Met Office Creates Storm
The Icelandic Met Office has received criticism lately, because a German meteorologist, Martin Hensch, has been reading the weather report on RÚV’s Rás1, the Icelandic National Broadcasting Service.

Mon, 14 Dec 2015 16:44:46 +0000
One in Ten Icelanders Can See Euro 2016
Iceland ​was extremely lucky in the Euro 2016 draw.

Mon, 14 Dec 2015 16:19:19 +0000
Release of Baltasar’s TV Series ‘Trapped’
When will ‘Trapped’ by released?

Mon, 14 Dec 2015 16:02:08 +0000
Albanian Family Might Obtain Citizenship
There is willingness within Alþingi’s General Affairs Committee to grant Icelandic citizenship to an Albanian boy, suffering from cystic fibrosis, and his family.

Mon, 14 Dec 2015 14:11:19 +0000
Snapshot 606
Friday night in Reykjavík.

Mon, 14 Dec 2015 12:19:28 +0000
Deportation of Albanian Asylum Seekers Sparks Controversy
Controversy has surrounded the decision by the Directorate of Immigration to deny the applications for asylum of two Albanian families.

Mon, 14 Dec 2015 09:47:01 +0000
Man Dies in Traffic Accident
Yesterday afternoon, an elderly man died in a two-car collision on Ring Road 1 by Gunnarshólmi, a short distance east of Reykjavík.

Sun, 13 Dec 2015 08:01:05 +0000
Snapshot 605

Sat, 12 Dec 2015 08:59:29 +0000
Snapshot 604

Sat, 12 Dec 2015 07:34:51 +0000
Grýla’s Fest in City Hall’s Christmas Woods
The City of Reykjavík will celebrate Grýla’s Fest in the City Hall’s Christmas Woods today.

Fri, 11 Dec 2015 16:09:53 +0000
Snapshot 603
Christmas lights in Reykjavík.

Fri, 11 Dec 2015 15:22:41 +0000
San Francisco Ballet to Perform in Harpa in May
The Reykjavík Arts Festival has just announced that the San Francisco Ballet, under the direction of Helgi Tómasson, will perform at the festival this spring.

Fri, 11 Dec 2015 14:13:58 +0000
Bláfjöll Ski Area Opens Today
The Bláfjöll Ski Area opens today at 5 pm and will stay open until 9 pm.

Fri, 11 Dec 2015 12:11:34 +0000
Justin Bieber’s Ticket Presales
There will be two presales of tickets to Justin Bieber’s concert in Kópavogur, scheduled for September 9 next year.