Tango Extremo Show in Island

tango-extremoDas niederländische Tango Orchester ‘Tango Extremo’ ist auf Tournee. Am 16. Februar wird das Orchester sein neustes Projekt im Idnó in Reykjavik aufführen: „Viva la Vida!“, ein Tribut an Liebe in ihrer ganzen Tiefe und Zerbrechlichkeit. Das verspricht ein Abend voller leidenschaftlichem Argentinischem Tango zu werden.

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Fish Factory in Flateyri to Be Reopened

fish_ipaThe acquisition of Lotna, a company owned by Sigurdur Adalsteinsson and Kristján Kristjánsson, of the assets of the fish processing company Eyraroddi in Flateyri in the West Fjords, which was recently declared bankrupt, was finalized on Sunday.

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Petitions For and Against Icesave

icesave-logoA petition has been launched on the website kjosum.is, where people are asked to sign their names to urge the Icelandic parliament, Althingi, to reject the bill on the state guarantee for Landsbanki’s Icesave deposits. In response, supporters of the Icesave bill launched the website “Icesave – já takk” (“Icesave – yes, please”).

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“Back Home” Wins Icelandic Eurovision Finals

aftur-heim_youtubeThe song “Aftur heim” (“Back home”) by Sigurjón Brink and Thórunn Erna Clausen received the most votes via the televoting in the Icelandic Eurovision finals on Saturday and will be Iceland’s contribution to the Eurovision Song Context in Düsseldorf, Germany in May.

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