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Author Archive: Arnar Palsson

Scandinavia – a way to go … reflects my passion for travel and to give others an inspiration by my heritage of Scandinavia with stories from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, and their associated territories, Greenland, the Faroe Islands, the Åland Islands and Sápmi (Lapland). You can find me on Google+ and LinkedIn as on Twitter and Facebook.

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Oscars 2013 nominees of Foreign Language Film

10/01/2013 | By | Reply More
Oscars 2013 nominees of Foreign Language Film

Oscars nominees of the best film in foreign language 2013 Today,  Thursday, January 10, 2013, was announced, many of this year’s Oscar nominees by Seth McFarlane and actress Emma Stone at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, where hundreds of media representatives from around the world were gathered. The 2013 Oscars will take place on February 24, […]

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Music – ‘Of Monsters and Men’ EBBA winner 2013

09/01/2013 | By | Reply More
Music – ‘Of Monsters and Men’ EBBA winner 2013

Music festival of EBBA 2013 – Of Monsters and Men among 10 winners The winners of the 2013 European Border Breakers Awards (EBBA), highlighting the best new music acts in Europe which have achieved cross-border chart success, were honoured  this evening (January 9, 2013) at the Eurosonic Noorderslag festival at Groningen in The Netherlands. The biggest winners of the […]

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Asgeir Trausti nominated for the 2012 Nordic Music Prize

06/01/2013 | By | Reply More
Asgeir Trausti nominated for the 2012 Nordic Music Prize

Asgeir Trausti is one of the newest artists to emerge onto the Icelandic music scene At just 20 years old, Asgeir Trausti has already made his mark with two hit singles topping Tónlist, the Icelandic music chart. Icelandic singer-songwriter, Asgeir Trausti, already last summer made his mark on the Icelandic music scene with his two […]

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Nordic Music Prize – Nominees for best Nordic album

05/01/2013 | By | Reply More
Nordic Music Prize – Nominees for best Nordic album

Nordic Music nominees for best Nordic album 2012 Nordic Music Prize is an annual award for the Best Nordic Album Of The Year. The first Nordic Music Prize was presented by the Prince Of Norway during by:Larm in Oslo in February 2011. The prize was created to create a stronger unity across the Nordic countries […]

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Nordic Cool 2013

03/01/2013 | By | Reply More
Nordic Cool 2013

Nordic Cool – a Nordic cultural festival in United States The Nordic Region is cool – Washington D.C. dedicates a whole month to more than 700 Nordic artists. From February 19 to March 17, 2013, the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts presents an unprecedented festival highlighting the culture of the Nordic countries— Denmark, […]

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Oil & Gas – Will Iceland become a Oil Production State?

30/12/2012 | By | Reply More
Oil & Gas – Will Iceland become a Oil Production State?

Oil licences from Iceland has been offered on Dreki territory Iceland have actual the possibility over coming years that the oil will be found in Dreki Area, south of Jan Mayen Island. New research strengthens the belief that there is oil in the seabed around Jan Mayen. Jan Mayen is a Norwegian archipelago north of Iceland. However, […]

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Reykjavik – New Years Eve live from Iceland

28/12/2012 | By | Reply More
Reykjavik – New Years Eve live from Iceland

Reykjavik Rings In the New Year 2013 It was amazing to watch on screen, when approximately 200,000 Icelanders started massive fireworks demonstration, to welcome 2013 in Reykjavik, Iceland. The homepage of Mila Reykjavik, welcomed the New Year 2013, by sharing a live stream of Iceland’s unique fireworks display in the city of Reykjavik and allowed viewers […]

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