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  1. New market study, "Arion banki hf. : Company Profile and SWOT Analysis", has been publishedRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    ... services to institutional investors. The bank operated through a network of branches, ATMs and service points across Iceland. Arion Bank is headquartered in Reykjavik, Iceland. Full Report Details at - www.fas ...

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  2. Vancouver Aims to be Powered by 100% Renewable EnergyRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | ThingsAreGood.com

    ... Sydney Australia, and Copenhagen. Some are aiming for 2020, others by 2030 or 2035. Some, like Reykjavik, Iceland, are already there for electricity and heat. The entire country of Costa Rica was powered by renewables for 75 consecutive days this ...

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  3. Twelve-Car Pileup in Bad WeatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Iceland Review

    Search and rescue services were called out to HoltavA rA uheiA i pass, on the Ring Road between North and South Iceland, yesterday when a 12-car pileup occurred in bad weather, visir.is reports. Three people were taken to hospital in ReykjavA k.

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  4. Iceland to Impose - Stability Tax' on Failed Banks by JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson, Iceland's Prime Minister, said he was aware that any taxation of the failed banks would likely be challenged in court. Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg Iceland is planning to move forward with removing capital controls and imposing a "stability tax" on the estates of its failed banks as early as June, Prime Minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson said.

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  5. 'Running's for creatives, not just nerds'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | The Local

    ... the entrepreneur, who is originally from Mooloolaba on the Sunshine coast. "At first I had my eye on Reykjavik in Iceland, but I fell in love with the vibe here [in Sweden]. I like the nature of the people. They are honest and sincere. If you talk ...

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  6. Skipton Academy students enjoy Icelandic adventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | Cravenherald.co.uk

    GEOGRAPHY students from The Skipton Academy explored volcanic landscapes, saw the Northern lights and experienced erupting geysers on a groundbreaking trip to Iceland. The 31 GCSE students spent three nights in Iceland seeing at first hand many of the geothermal and other features which they will study on their course.

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  7. Secret Solstice Announces More ArtistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | Iceland Review

    ... Uni Stefson, Young Karin and Vio. As the name suggests, the festival capitalizes on the long summer days in Iceland with the event taking place during the summer solstice weekend. The festival ground is located in Laugardalur valley with a camping ...

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  8. Past Meets Present Iran nuke deal mirrors Cold War talks with UssrRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2015 | Fox News

    ... the infamous summit between President Ronald Reagan and Soviet General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev in Reykjavik, Iceland, in fall 1986. Gorbachev arrived at the table with a stunning plan to eliminate all nuclear ballistic missiles. It was a ...

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  9. Icelandic Bakery Opens in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Iceland Review

    ... day, after coverage in the Toronto Star . Birgir moved to Gimli, Manitoba, following the 2008 banking collapse in Iceland and opened Reykjavik Cafe in the town in 2010. Direct flights between Iceland and Toronto run by Icelandair allow Birgir to ...

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  10. See Iceland's top sights en route to or from EuropeRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | Daily Herald

    ... Washington, D.C.; icelandair.us Getting around: Flybus makes regular trips from Keflavik airport to Reykjavik where Iceland Travel, the country's leading tour operator, offers a wide variety of tour packages, icelandtravel.is Where to stay: ...

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  11. Iran nuclear deal and Congress' overview demand have prologue in SALT, 'Star Wars' talks with USSRRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2015 | Fox News

    ... the infamous summit between President Ronald Reagan and Soviet General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev in Reykjavik, Iceland, in fall 1986. Gorbachev arrived at the table with a stunning plan to eliminate all nuclear ballistic missiles. It was a ...

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  12. One Hundred Icelanders to Attend Geothermal CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Iceland Review

    Around 100 Icelanders from 11 Icelandic companies will travel to Melbourne, Australia, for the World Geothermal Congress, April 19-24, according to Berglind Steindorsdottir, exhibition manager at Promote Iceland. Icelandic Minister Industry and Commerce Ragnhei ur Elin Arnadottir will also be present, Morgunbla i reports.

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  13. Reeling in business and friendship from IcelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | CBC News

    It takes less than two days for the fish in Pat Batten's commercial fridge to get from the icy waters off Iceland to her store in west Edmonton. The seeming distance between catch and cash has been shortened, thanks to a six-hour direct flight between Reykjavik and Edmonton International Airport.

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  14. How was this plane still flying?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... bound for Denver, USA was hit by lightning shortly after takeoff from Keflavik International Airport in Reykjavik, Iceland. "There was a loud bang and a pop - really loud - and a bright light," musician Nathen Maxwell told The Denver Post . ALERT ...

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  15. Google Webmaster Tools for dummiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Social Media

    ... That said, if you happen to purchase a clever domain like Gerr.is - .is is a top-level domain referring to Iceland - Google doesn't give you much of a choice. Whoops! I plan to shift my primary domain from gerr.is to gerriscorp.com in order to be ...

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  16. GullfossRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | TrekEarth

    Gullfoss is a spectacular, tiered waterfall, with a total height of 32m, located in southern Iceland. Born from the Hvita River, the crevice is hidden from sight at close range, making it appear as though the river simply vanishes into the earth.

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  17. Iceland prepares to come in from the financial coldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | Daily Times

    The North Atlantic nation, whose spectacular 2008 meltdown came to symbolise the greed and mismanagement of the global financial system, is expected to begin unwinding the bankruptcies of its three main banks and lifting controls on the movement of capital in and out of the island within months. For Iceland, these moves will signal rehabilitation and a return to the international financial community after the collapse of a banking system which at one time held assets worth a staggering ten times the nation's gross domestic product.

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  18. ApologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | Iceland Review

    In the printed version of Iceland Review a serious error was made in Eirikur Bergmann Einarson's article Locking up the Banksters . The following statement is false: "In a controversial move, Iceland's former Prime Minister Geir H. Haarde was sentenced to suspended imprisonment for not placing the risk of a banking crisis on the agenda of formal cabinet meetings."

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  19. This police department has the wackiest Instagram feed everRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | CNET News.com

    ... rock their photo feed. Lest you think all this horseplay is coming at the expense of public safety, take note that Iceland was named the most peaceful country in the world for 2014. Perhaps that's why the cops in Reykjavik have a little extra time ...

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  20. Cape Bretoner Alison MacNeil transitions in Iceland's changing music sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | CBC News

    Alison MacNeil, left, the Canadian lead singer of Icelandic rock band Kimono, plays with bandmates Kjartan Bragi Bjarnason, centre, and Gylfi Blondal, right, in Reykjavik, Iceland on Jan. 31. Alison MacNeil, a Canadian expat from Cape Breton Island, is changing her life and her music as Iceland changes around her. The band, which has a loyal following in Iceland and has toured in Europe, will release its fifth album later this year.

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