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Arla Foods will invest billions DKK in dairies

Arla Foods has 67 dairies worldwide and looks set to achieve a DKK 79 billion turnover in 2014 Dairy giant Arla Foods has announced that it is preparing to invest billions of Danish kroner, more than half of which will be invested in Denmark, according to report from DR (Danish Radio). The concern says that the […]

February 10, 2014 | By | Reply More

Reykjavik – Amazing Days of Darkness in February 2014

Reykjavik Winter Lights Festival, will be hosted in the city from 6 – 15 February, 2014 Those long winter days of darkness are set to be illuminated magnificently at the next Reykjavík Winter Lights Festival, which will be hosted in the city from 6 – 15 February, 2014. The main objective of the festival is […]

January 30, 2014 | By | Reply More

EBBA Awards – winners of 2014 European music awards

EBBA TV Show presented by BBC-legend Jools Holland will be available live for free to any interested, Janurary 15. 2014, 6PM CET Today, January 15. 2014 6PM CET the winners of the EBBA Awards 2014 (European Border Breakers Awards) will receive their awards in a ceremony hosted by TV personality and musician Jools Holland at the Eurosonic Noorderslag festival […]

January 15, 2014 | By | Reply More

Handball Party in Denmark

Handball fan´s can expect a giant handball party in Denmark – January 12-26, 2014 The first major handball highlight of the year is set to throw off in four cities across Denmark on Sunday, 12 January 2014 as Europe’s top 16 teams compete in the 11th Men’s EHF European Championship. Copenhagen, Aarhus, Herning and Aalborg […]

January 10, 2014 | By | Reply More

Arctic Circle Assembly will be held in Reykjavik 2014

Arctic Circle Assembly was first held in Reykjavik, Iceland 2013 The Arctic Circle will reconvene September 5-7, 2014, in Reykjavík, Iceland, and will move to Anchorage, Alaska, in the fall of 2015. Last year, in October 2013, the new open Arctic Circle assembly, drew more than 1,200 participants from over 40 nations, bringing together both individuals and organizations for […]

January 8, 2014 | By | Reply More

Nordic Playlist – Music from the Nordic on a single playlist

Nordic Playlist is being set up to highlight interesting and popular Nordic music at any given time The Nordic countries’ shared history and culture is one of the basic pillars of Nordic co-operation and increases the feeling of community and understanding between them. The value of Nordic co-operation is reflected in their common traditions and cultural heritage, […]

January 6, 2014 | By | Reply More

Ben Stiller loves Iceland – The Country for Nature Lovers

Ben Stiller said he had enjoyed every minute he spent in Iceland filming of “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, starring Ben Stiller, gives Iceland its first leading role in a Hollywood blockbuster. The movie will be showcasing various picturesque locations across Iceland with its worldwide release this Christmas Season. From Game of […]

January 2, 2014 | By | Reply More

A Conversation With Olafur Ragnar Grimsson

Olafur Ragnar Grimsson, President of Iceland since 1996, has studied and survived shifts of fortune. He spoke with Foreign Affairs senior editor Stuart Reid outside Reykjavik last October In January/February 2014 issue of the U.S. journal Foreign Affairs will be published detailed interview with the President of Iceland, Mr. Olafur Ragnar Grimsson. The journal Foreign Affairs is […]

December 19, 2013 | By | Reply More

Norway – Major mineral values on Norway’s sea floor

The sea floor within Norway’s economic zone contains substantial volumes of metallic sulfides A new study from Norway has revealed massive gold, silver, copper, zinc, cobalt and lead deposits in the sea floor within Norway’s economic zone. Researchers from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in Trondheim (NTNU) estimate the value of the mineral reserves […]

December 18, 2013 | By | Reply More

Pekka Kuusisto Gets Nordic Council Music Prize 2013

Pekka Kuusisto, the Finnish violinist was announced as winner of the 2013 Nordic Council Music Prize at a special gala at Oslo Opera House on October 30. 2013 Pekka Kuusisto (1976) was chosen as recipient of this year’s Prize from a shortlist of twelve nominees. The Nordic Council Music Prize is worth DKK 350,000 and […]

December 16, 2013 | By | Reply More

Fish waste used for textile, fashion and biomedical products

Fish waste is often disposed in landfills or dumped at sea; however, there are alternative uses that add economic value Globally, fisheries and aquaculture industries produce 130 million tonnes of fish waste per annum. This consists of by-catch, onboard waste, home waste and industrial waste. Fish waste include fish meal, fish oil, fertiliser and hydro- lysates (e.g. protein hydrolysate). […]

December 13, 2013 | By | Reply More

Iceland is full of hidden secrets waiting to be discovered

Iceland has plenty of natural attractions to decorate your festive experience, from fjords and volcanic fields to the beautiful Northern Lights One of those hidden secrets is the Snæfellsnes peninsula, home to some of Iceland’s most remarkable natural and historical phenomena. Situated in the middle of the peninsula you will find Grundarfjörður a charming fishing village on […]

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