Veranstaltungshinweis

nationalmuseum_psSara Marcell Maynard vom Creative Growth Art Center in Oakland, Kalifornien, hält am 2. März um 12 Uhr in Zusammenarbeit mit Kunst ohne Grenzen im Isländischen Nationalmuseum einen Vortrag auf Englisch zum Thema Kunst und Menschen mit Behinderungen.

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Unemployment 7.6 Percent in Iceland in 2010

smaralind2_ipaThe average unemployment rate in Iceland in 2010 was 7.6 percent. There were 180,900 workers in the labor market last year, 13,700 of whom were seeking employment. Since Statistics Iceland first measured unemployment in 1991, the annual unemployment rate has never been higher.

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Buchladen auf dem Laugavegur gibt auf

mal-og-menning-bookstore_psDie Mitarbeiter der Buchhandlung Bókabúd Máls og Menningar (BMM) im Laugavegur 18, der Haupteinkaufsstraße Reykjavíks, sind Mitte Februar darüber informiert worden, dass das Geschäft Konkurs angemeldet hat. Am 17. Februar schloss BMM.

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Althingi Manager: State Radio Biased in Attack Case (Video)

althingi-protests-nov08_psThe incident in December 2008 when a group of people went into the Parliament building in Iceland, put on masks and fought with staff members, is still very much alive. The Reykjavík circuit court gave two of the group suspended sentences and two more were fined. The group calls itself the Althingi nine, because nine people were indicted.

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