Iceland on FATF’s Gray List

11:50 GMT Iceland has just been added on the gray list of the Financial Action Task Force, FATF – a list of countries which have failed to take sufficient measures to combat money laundering and the financing of acts of terrorism.

The goat being installed yesterday.

Will the Goat Survive?

10:06 GMT The IKEA Christmas goat, a reminder that the Christmas season is approaching, was set up in front of IKEA’s store in Garðabær yesterday.

Will Iceland be Gray-Listed?

yesterday By the end of the week, Iceland could land on a gray list of countries, which have failed to take sufficient measures to combat money laundering and the financing of acts of terrorism.

68 Percent of Icelandic Men Overweight

yesterday The problem of obesity has increased Iceland, just like in other OECD countries, according to an OECD book.

Víkingur Heiðar Ólafsson.

Víkingur Heiðar: Gramophone Artist of the Year

yesterday Icelandic pianist Víkingur Heiðar Ólafsson has been named Artist of the Year at the Gramophone Awards 2019.

From the site of the accident.

Victim of Car Crash Was 17, from NY

16 Oct The tourist, who died in the rollover on the Snæfellsnes peninsula, West Iceland, on Saturday, was a 17-year-old boy form New York.

US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping in Japan in June.

Iceland’s Choice: the US or China

16 Oct In the coming years, Icelanders must decide whether to follow China or the US, in terms of trade and international affairs.

Pierce Brosnan.

Hollywood in Húsavík

16 Oct A film crew and famous actors worked in Húsavík, North Iceland, in recent days, shooting a scene for the comedy Eurovision.

WOW Air CEO’s House for Sale

15 Oct The oceanfront home of former WOW Air CEO Skúli Mogensen is for sale.

Celebrating Arnór Sigurðsson's goal.

Iceland Beats Andorra 2:0

15 Oct The Icelandic men’s national soccer team beat Andorra 2:0 in a qualifying match for the UEFA EURO 2020 at Laugardalsvöllur arena in Reykjavík last night

Expected wind speeds at 4 pm today.

Strong Gale Warning Today

15 Oct The Icelandic Met Office has issued a yellow alert for South and Southeast Iceland, effective from 1 pm till midnight.

The Icelandic men's national soccer team.

No Room for Error

14 Oct Having lost Friday night’s game against France, the world champions, at Laugardalsvöllur arena 0:1, the Icelandic men’s national soccer team now faces Andorra tonight at 6:45 at the same venue.

Fatal Accident in Snæfellsnes

14 Oct One person has died of injuries sustained in a rollover on the south side of the Snæfellsnes peninsula Saturday.

Minister for the Environment and Natural Resources Guðmundur Ingi Guðbrandsson.

Icelandic Minister Criticizes Perry for Banning Same-Sex Marriage

14 Oct Icelandic Minister for the Environment and Natural Resources Guðmundur Ingi Guðbrandsson criticized US Secretary of Energy Rick Perry at their meeting with Prime Minister Katrín Jakobsdóttir on Thursday.

Thomas Jarvis is pictured in the center.

‘Used to Digging up Dead People’

13 Oct Electrical engineer Trausti Traustason is used to digging.

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