Dampf steigt aus dem Vulkankrater

Eine drei Kilometer hohe Dampfwolke steigt aus dem Vulkankrater des Eyjafjallajökull empor. Von Hvollsvöllur und anderen Orten in Südisland aus kann sie gut beobachtet werden. Auch auf der Mila Webcam kann man sie erkennen.

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Icelandic Hit Comedy Show in English

Cellophane, an Icelandic hit comedy show about the modern “Viking” woman, will be shown in English in the Idnó theater in central Reykjavík every Thursday and Sunday this summer. The monologue was written by Björk Jakobsdóttir and is performed by Thórunn Lárusdóttir.

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Althingi Ombudsman Demands Answers on Loans

Tryggvi Gunnarsson, the ombudsman for the Icelandic parliament, Althingi, sent an enquiry to the Central Bank of Iceland and the Financial Supervisory Authority (FME) yesterday regarding the guidelines they issued for financial institutions after the Supreme Court of Iceland ruled that foreign currency indexed loans were illegal.

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