Magma Island weist Björks Behauptungen zurück

Der Geschäftsführer von Magma Energie Island, Ásgeir Margeirsson bezeichnete Björks Aussagen zum Thema Magma, die diese am Dienstag im finnischen Helsinki geäussert hatte, als falsch. Björk liess daraufhin eine Presseerklärung veröffentlichen, dass ihre Ausführungen von der Nachrichtenagentur AFP missverstanden worden seien.

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Ombudsman for Debtors Resigns, Heat on Social Minister

Runólfur Ágústsson, the ombudsman for debtors who was recently hired by the Ministry of Social Affairs, resigned on Tuesday, the same day that he was supposed to assume his duties. Ágústsson said he had resigned at the request of Minister of Social Affairs Árni Páll Árnason. The minister dismisses the claim.

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Great Fish Day Celebrates Tenth Anniversary

The family festival the Great Fish Day in Dalvík, north Iceland, officially opened yesterday. The festival celebrates its tenth anniversary this year. In Reykjavík, the Gay Pride festival will be held this weekend and in Patreksfjördur in the West Fjords a music festival will take place.

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