Capelin Quota Issued in Iceland

The outlook for capelin fishing was rather bleak last month but now the Icelandic Marine Research Institute has found enough capelin for sustainable fishing. Minister of Fisheries therefore issued a quota of 130,000 tons of capelin for this season.

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Icelandic Handball Team Welcomed

More than 1,000 people went to Laugardalshöll sports hall yesterday to welcome the Icelandic men’s handball team. They had just returned from the European Handball Championship in Austria, where they won the bronze.

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