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  1. AIIB membership means opportunity for Iceland: officialRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Being a prospective founding member of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank means an opportunity for Iceland, a senior official of Iceland has said. Gudmundur Arnason, Permanent Secretary of Iceland's Ministry of Economics and Finance, said Iceland could accumulate information and experiences by participating in huge infrastructure projects like the AIIB.


  2. April 18, 2015 - Hour 2Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | RudyMaxa

    Meet Addy Olafsdottir who discusses the various opportunities Icelandair offers to travelers coming to Iceland. Did you know you can 'stop over' from 24 hours to seven days with no additional charge to your airfare? Offered only on Icelandair - Some airlines give you miles, Icelandair gives you time! Culture in Iceland.


  3. Exploring contradictions with Andy YoderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    ... group shows have included exhibitions at the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the Reykjavik Art Museum in Iceland, and the Brooklyn Museum of Art. He has pieces in notable private collections including Susan and David Rockefeller Jr., Deutsche ...


  4. Welcoming ColonializationRead the original story

    Friday | Iceland Review

    ... simplicity, in Icelandic bakeries for about as long. The news that Dunkin' Donuts were opening 16 restaurants in Iceland provoked intense reaction on our Facebook page . At the time of writing, more than 30 readers had commented on the story and ...


  5. WikiLeaks dumps hacked Sony Pictures docs onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Canada Online Explorer

    ... personal information for SPE's 6,000 employees worldwide. Hrafnsson, who said he was speaking from Reykjavik, Iceland, emphasized that the material had already been widely distributed last winter by the hacker group that billed itself as "#GOP." The ...


  6. Omnom: Hand crafted Icelandic chocolateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Boing Boing

    Chocolate is a true joy in life. Not OTC wax like Cadbury, Milka or Hershey: the prescription-strength real thing, such as Omnom's burned-sugar 55% milk chocolate from Reykjavik, Iceland.


  7. Sigmundur Dav Gunnlaugsson and Jens Stoltenberg.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Iceland Review

    Prime Minister of Iceland Sigmundur DavA A Gunnlaugsson and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg at yesterday's press conference. Photo: Geir A'lafsson.


  8. Decision of the Director of Internal RevenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | GlobeNewswire

    ... financial costs for the tax payment years of 2008-2012 with reference to a court verdict by the Supreme Court of Iceland in case no. 555/2012 from 28 February 2013 (Toyota A A slandi ehf. v. Iceland). This will decrease Icelandair Group's ...


  9. Help Send Kathleen to IcelandRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Beachcomber

    Kathleen Errington wants to go to Iceland. It's not for the Midnight Sun. It's not for the natural hot springs although the springs do figure into her reason for the journey.


  10. How Portlanders Can Visit Iceland For FreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 |

    ... plus icebergs, northern lights, one of the most vibrant music scenes in the world, and strong mythology of fairies. Iceland 's similarities to the Pacific Northwest are many and it's attracting more and more people to the land of fire and ice each ...


  11. Flippin 'eck! Big Mac burgers have less fat than supermarket saladsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 |

    ... served seven and was not intended for one person. The last ever burger and fries meal sold by the fast-food chain in Iceland in 2009 has been preserved ever since in Reykjavik


  12. Common Sequence Variants Associated With Coronary Artery Disease...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Circulation

    From the Faculty of Medicine and Department of Engineering and Natural Sciences , University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland; deCODE Genetics, Reykjavik, Iceland ; Landspitali University Hospital, Reykjavik, Iceland ; Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA ; and Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, University College London, London, United Kingdom . Objective- Single nucleotide polymorphisms predisposing to coronary artery disease have been shown to predict cardiovascular risk in healthy individuals when combined into a genetic risk score .


  13. The 5 best coffee shops in ReykjavikRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Iceland is known for its incredible natural landscape, but many are not aware that it has a vibrant capital city. Reykjavik is home to some great options for food, shopping, and nightlife.


  14. Patti Smith to Hold Concert in IcelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Iceland Review

    Patti Smith will return to Iceland this summer for a concert at Harpa concert and conference center in Reykjavik on August 17. The concert will be held in celebration of the 40th anniversary of her 1975 album Horses , which will be performed at the event in its entirety along with other songs, including new material.


  15. ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Daily Star

    Game of Thrones has been set in beautiful locations from the coast of Sardinia to the mountains of Morocco [PH ] Game of Thrones saw Dubrovnik as the King's Landing, and north Iceland as the wintry terrain beyond the wall. And starstruck fans of travel and TV have been visiting these destinations in record numbers, hoping to make the fantasy world a reality.


  16. PakSense Announces AutoSense Real-Time, Powered by ControlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Freshnews

    ... on the development of wireless automatic asset tracking and monitoring of perishable goods. Located in Reykjavik, Iceland, Controlant has close ties to the University of Iceland and solutions have been partly funded by the Icelandic Technology ...


  17. Britain set to be hotter than Iceland with temperatures of 25A CRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Metro UK News

    Even parts of Scotland and the Highlands will see figures double those of Reykjavik where today's high is 6A C. Unfortunately, however, even London isn't going to be as hot as Dhaka , Dubai or New Delhi . Cloud cover in Blackpool today will leave temperatures at a chilly 9A C , while the Shetland Islands could be a degree cooler.


  18. Eurovision doubt for IcelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Newsday

    Iceland's participation in the Eurovision Song Contest could be in doubt because of an ongoing legal strike, it's reported. Notaries who work at the Reykjavik District Commissioner's office have traditionally overseen and verified the voting process of Iceland's professional Eurovision jury.


  19. L864_FacesSoropme_and_Hadafa_2.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Reminder

    SOROPTIMIST CUMBERLAND COUNTY member Peggy Gentile-Van Meter, while on vacation in Iceland was fortunate enough to meet Soroptimist members from Reykjavik, Iceland.


  20. Push To Grant Snowden Citizenship Continues In IcelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 |

    ... have pushed for citizenship for Snowden. No new passport has yet been forthcoming, but changing politics in Iceland may also bode well for Snowden's search for a new home. When I met with Jonsdottir at the Pirate Party's small office within ...