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HAPPY NEW YEAR.

Icelandic Times, sends everyone heartfelt New Year's greetings. HAPPY NEW YEAR. Looking from Reykjavíkurtjörn over to Fríkirkjuvegi...

0.005% OF THE WORLD

0.005% OF THE WORLD At the end of September, there were 374,830 Icelanders, increasing 3,250 in the third quarter. There were 1,310 births, 580 deaths, and 2...

A Very Strong Bond

Greenland and Iceland share many common interests   Greenland and Iceland have enjoyed a strong bond for decades, sharing common interests in culture a...

Welcome to Vopnafjörður

Welcome to Vopnafjörður Vopnafjörður is between Bakkafjörður and Héraðsflói in East Iceland, and in the village and the surrounding area in the fjord live ab...

A Special Relationship

Iceland and the Faroe Islands share strong cultural and business interests The Faroe Islands and Iceland have enjoyed a close relationship for decades. “It goe...

Connecting the Faroe Islands

Atlantic Airways sees growth opportunities in Iceland Atlantic Airways, the national carrier of the Faroe Islands celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2018, havi...

Seventy-year-old tradition

Seventy-year-old tradition Norwegians have been giving Icelanders a Christmas tree every year since 1951, or for seventy years. As it is always called, the O...

New government

New government The new government, which was announced at one o'clock today at Kjarvalsstaðir. It intends to prioritise two issues, the climate issue and pub...

Public transport

Public transport For those who want to practice a green lifestyle or do not have a driving test, public transport is quite good in the southwest corner of Ic...

In Althingi

In Althingi Parliamentary elections took place on September 25, and now, two months later, Althingi is convening for the first time. The former government co...

Sæbraut awakens

Sæbraut awakens The Sæbraut is one of two trunk routes to and from the city centre. Just before seven, the traffic into the town increases and reaches a maxi...

Háabakki in Hafnarfjörður

Háabakki in Hafnarfjörður The Marine and Freshwater Research Institute is one of the most important institutes in Iceland. Not only is this by far the countr...

Kársnes, the heart of Kópavogur

Kársnes, the heart of Kópavogur Kársnes is a peninsula that extends into Skerjafjörður between the bays of Kópavogur and Fossvogur. It is the oldest and west...

Hafnarþorpið Marketplace

Reykjavík’s New and Updated Kolaport Flea Market In a large building in downtown Reykjavík, initially built for the Customs Office, you will find Iceland's big...

Gaming in Iceland

The video gaming industry is thriving in Iceland, with numerous companies developing products The gaming industry has grown by leaps and bounds in Iceland. The...

The Icelandic language

The Icelandic language The Icelandic Language Day is held every year today, 16 November, on the poet and scholar's Jónas Hallgrímsson (1807-1845) birthday. T...