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Iceland Monitor

Tue, 07 Apr 2020 12:34:00 +0000
Icelandic Travel Industry in Serious Trouble
Half of all companies in the Icelandic travel industry are in danger of going out of business if not enough is done to save them.

Tue, 07 Apr 2020 11:14:00 +0000
Shipment of Antimalarial Drug Has Arrived
The 50,000 packages of Chloroquine, purchased from India by the pharmaceutical company Alvogen, arrived in Iceland yesterday.

Tue, 07 Apr 2020 09:51:00 +0000
Healthcare Workers Sent to West Fjords
“We have what we need for now,” Gylfi Ólafsson, CEO of Westfjords Healthcare Institute tells Morgunblaðið, speaking of healthcare workers who were sent to the West Fjords yesterday.

Mon, 06 Apr 2020 13:33:00 +0000
Police Investigate Death of Woman in Hafnarfjörður
The body of a woman, about 60 years old, was discovered overnight by police in a home in Hafnarfjörður.

Mon, 06 Apr 2020 11:01:00 +0000
Samples Transported in Severe Weather
Severe weather hit every part of the country over the weekend.

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Iceland Reykjavik Grapvine

Tue, 07 Apr 2020 17:12:42 +0000
COVID-Cast #15: Drop In New Cases, Cancelled Cruises And Threats Against Health Officials
The numbers of new COVID-19 cases have dropped significantly in Iceland today, but the situation is worsening in the country’s... The post COVID-Cast #15: Drop In New Cases, Cancelled Cruises And Threats Against Health Officials appeared first on T...

Tue, 07 Apr 2020 11:40:09 +0000
Uncertainty Over Future Of Flights To Iceland After Easter
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has expressed uncertainty about the availability of flights to Iceland after April 15th. All Icelanders... The post Uncertainty Over Future Of Flights To Iceland After Easter appeared first on The Reykjavik Grapevine.

Tue, 07 Apr 2020 11:38:57 +0000
Threats Sent To Key Icelandic COVID-19 Officials
Threats of violence were recently made against Víðir Reynisson, the Chief of Police, Alma Möller, the Surgeon General and Þórólfur... The post Threats Sent To Key Icelandic COVID-19 Officials appeared first on The Reykjavik Grapevine.

Tue, 07 Apr 2020 09:39:55 +0000
This Is Not The Time To Get A Tiger
In these strange times when the apocalypse is upon us, it may be tempting to keep a tiger as a... The post This Is Not The Time To Get A Tiger appeared first on The Reykjavik Grapevine.

Mon, 06 Apr 2020 16:50:47 +0000
COVID-Cast #14: Eleven In Intensive Care, Two More Deaths And The Status Of PPE Supplies
Valur Grettisson and Poppy Askham go over Iceland’s latest COVID-19 news including travel advice, an outbreak of the virus in... The post COVID-Cast #14: Eleven In Intensive Care, Two More Deaths And The Status Of PPE Supplies appeared first on The...

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