46664 Mandela Charity Concert in Iceland

nelsonmandela_wikiThe government of Iceland agreed at a cabinet meeting on Friday to contribute ISK 3 million (USD 25,000, EUR 19,000) towards a concert organized by the charity 46664 in Iceland in the autumn of 2012. The charity promotes HIV/AIDS awareness and other humanitarian issues in the name of Nelson Mandela.

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Christmas Beer Hits Icelandic Market

beer_psChristmas beer hit the state-run ÁTVR Vínbúð alcoholic beverage stores across Iceland yesterday, an event many people await eagerly. Modeled on a Danish tradition, various Icelandic breweries now also produce a special seasonal beer before the holidays.

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