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News Iceland Government: Iceland gathering offers rare glimpse of matriarchy

Published on: Thursday 21 November 2019
Iceland gathering offers rare glimpse of matriarchy
News source: https://www.dw.com/en/iceland-gathering-offers-rare-glimpse-of-matriarchy/a-51343773

Iceland, whose population numbers only 360,000 ... "We are a good example of how equality can create better societies," Icelandic Prime Minister Katrín Jakobsdóttir tells DW. Next year, her government ...

News Iceland Government: ‘Health is wealth’

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
‘Health is wealth’
News source: https://www.philstar.com/opinion/2019/10/11/1959232/health-wealth

These countries include Australia, Canada, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary and Iceland, just to name some. While we may not have a very rich or wealthy government as compared to these countries, ...

News Iceland Government: Q&A: 'We will lose the planet' if Arctic cooperation fails, Iceland's former president says

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Q&A: 'We will lose the planet' if Arctic cooperation fails, Iceland's former president says
News source: https://www.devex.com/news/q-a-we-will-lose-the-planet-if-arctic-cooperation-fails-iceland-s-former-president-says-95775

Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson has dedicated his post-presidency to the Arctic Circle Assembly, the largest international gathering on the far north. Arctic stakeholders will meet in Reykjavik this week to discuss everything from sustainable housing for extreme cold to fostering livelihoods for Inuit youth.

News Iceland Government: Why You Should Skip Iceland And Go To These 9 Under-the-Radar Places

Published on: Wednesday 28 August 2019
Why You Should Skip Iceland And Go To These 9 Under-the-Radar Places
News source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/laurabegleybloom/2019/08/29/skip-iceland-9-under-the-radar-places/

And although it’s no Ring of Fire (Iceland's famed roadway), a road trip along the Trans ... To hop between islands, utilize the relatively inexpensive helicopter taxis. The government subsidizes ...

News Iceland Government: Iceland tops Europe as most expensive

Published on: Saturday 20 July 2019
Iceland tops Europe as most expensive
News source: http://www.digitaljournal.com/news/world/iceland-tops-europe-as-most-expensive/article/554378

"Iceland is so small. So it's very difficult to get the same ... has been hit by a sudden disappearance of capelin fish in Icelandic waters, leading to the government not issuing any fishing quotas at ...

News Iceland Government: Philippine rights defenders support Iceland’s call for external probe into drug war killings

Published on: Friday 05 July 2019
Philippine rights defenders support Iceland’s call for external probe into drug war killings
News source: https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/06/1932527/philippine-rights-defenders-support-icelands-call-external-probe-drug-war-killings

A group of Philippine rights defenders on Saturday backed Iceland’s draft resolution that will prod the United Nations Human Rights Council to call for actions on the alleged human rights violations in the Philippines.

News Iceland Government: Brexit: Welsh Government to help EU citizens apply to stay

Published on: Monday 08 July 2019
Brexit: Welsh Government to help EU citizens apply to stay
News source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-politics-48907739

The Welsh Government is to fund immigration advice and support to ... Citizens from Switzerland, Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein must also apply, but Irish citizens are automatically given leave to ...

News Iceland Government: Iceland's bitcoin mining data centres are maturing into phase two

Published on: Wednesday 29 May 2019
News source: https://www.computerworlduk.com/infrastructure/icelands-bitcoin-mining-data-centres-maturing-3697353/

Some commentators say that this is also driven by the government of Iceland, which wishes to avoid an over-dependence on crypto. This circumspection seems implicit in Etix's business model, although ...