From Keflavík International Airport.

Record Number of Tourists Could Cause Bottleneck in Test Analysis

7 May About a thousand passengers are expected to arrive by air in Iceland tomorrow.

Archive photo.

List of High-Risk COVID-19 Countries Gets Much Longer

6 May The definition of high-risk COVID-19 countries or areas has been reassessed in Iceland.

TF-GNA í Stafangri fyrir brottför.

Icelandic Coast Guard Receives Third Helicopter

6 May The latest addition to the fleet of Icelandic Coast Guard rescue helicopters landed at Reykjavík Airport Tuesday night.

Airline Play Soon to Receive First Aircraft

5 May The new low-cost Icelandic airline Play, will receive its first out of three Airbus A321 NEO aircraft near the end of May.

Wildfire Consumes Forested Land Near Reykjavík

5 May About 80 firefighters in the capital area fought a wildfire in Heiðmörk, the municipal conservation area of Reykjavík, yesterday afternoon and into the early morning hours.

Count the people.

Population of Iceland Nearly 370,000

4 May Statistics Iceland has just released new population figures.

Luxury Apartments Rise:  Price Up to ISK 500 Million

2 May Newly constructed luxury apartments at Austurhöfn, Reykjavík, close to Harpa Concert Hall, cost up to ISK 500 million.

A hotspot for investors.

Burning Interest in Buying Eruption Land

30 Apr The eruption by Fagradalsfjall mountain, Southwest Iceland, is occurring in the land of the farm Hraun (incidentally meaning ‘lava’) near the town of Grindavík.

Minister of Health Svandís Svavarsdóttir.

Plans to Ease COVID-19 Restrictions in Iceland Announced

28 Apr At a government meeting yesterday, Minister of Health Svandís Svavarsdóttir introduced plans regarding the easing of COVID-19 restrictions in Iceland.

Mbl.is’ Webcam in Imminent Danger

27 Apr The surviving webcam of mbl.is is in imminent danger.

Stricter Quarantine Rules to Take Effect in Iceland Tomorrow

26 Apr A new regulation regarding quarantine and testing for COVID-19 at the border, issued by the minister of health, will take effect in Iceland tomorrow.

Waiting to be vaccinated.

Record Number of Icelanders to Be Vaccinated This Week

26 Apr The plan is for a total of 25,000 people to be vaccinated in Iceland this week.

Enjoying summer to the fullest.

Celebrating Summer at the Pool

24 Apr Thursday was the First Day of Summer in Iceland.

Edda Sif Pind Aradóttir, CEO of Carbfix.

Carbfix to Build CO2 Storage Facility in Iceland

23 Apr Preparations are underway for the construction of a carbon dioxide (CO2) storage and disposal facility - the first of its kind in the world - in Straumsvík cove.

From the eruption site.

New 3D Model of Fagradalsfjall Lava Field

21 Apr A new 3D model of the lava field in Geldingadalir valleys, Fagradalsfjall mountain, Southwest Iceland, has been posted on Facebook.

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