Ancient Coins found in Iceland

Morgunbladid reports that two coins from the 11th century reign of Norwegian King Haraldur which were found in the ruins of three houses which were discovered last year at Háls at Kárahnjúkar have now been examined.

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Fishermen’s pay decreasing

RÚV is reporting that fishermen’s wages have decreased by 25% over the last three years, according to the Union of Icelandic Fishermen and Sailors. The decrease is due to the fact that they now receive on average 25% lower price for their fish.

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