“Geit Pride 2011” Coming Up in Reykjavík

goats_psA concert series entitled “Geit Pride 2011” in support of the Icelandic Goat Center, which is under construction, and the Icelandic Settlement Goat, which is at a risk of extinction, will take place at Café Rósenberg in central Reykjavík on December 22 at 9 pm.

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Icesave: Iceland Has Officially Been Served

icesave-logoThe formal proceedings in the Icesave case before the EFTA Court began yesterday when the Icelandic government was served with a subpoena and given a two-month extension to submit a statement. Iceland’s defense will be the responsibility of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs.

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Storm Warning in Iceland, White Christmas Likely

snowdrift-northeast_psThe Icelandic Meteorological Office has issued a warning of a storm which is expected to blow across the country’s southern and western regions this evening and during the night. Meteorologists concluded yesterday that the periods of thaw this week are unlikely to melt away all the snow.

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Außenministerium übernimmt Icesave-Angelegenheit

icesave-logoBei einem Treffen des Ausschusses für auswärtige Angelegenheiten im isländischen Parlament Alþingi am Montag stellte sich heraus, dass es in der Zuständigkeit des Ministeriums für auswärtige Angelegenheiten liegt, den Dialog zwischen Island und der EFTA-Überwachungsbehörde ESA zum Icesave-Streit zu führen.

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