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EBBA Awards – winners of 2014 European music awards

15/01/2014 | 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 […]

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Ben Stiller loves Iceland – The Country for Nature Lovers

02/01/2014 | 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 […]

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A Conversation With Olafur Ragnar Grimsson

19/12/2013 | 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 […]

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Fish waste used for textile, fashion and biomedical products

13/12/2013 | 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). […]

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Iceland is full of hidden secrets waiting to be discovered

13/12/2013 | 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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Icelandic fisheries – from fishing to value of total catch

28/11/2013 | By | Reply More
Icelandic fisheries – from fishing to value of total catch

In recent years have value of total catch increased due to responsible fisheries in Iceland Management of the fishing grounds around Iceland is based on allocating a fixed share of the permitted catch of the various species to each vessel. Icelandic policy The Icelandic government works constantly to ensure self-sustaining utilization of the natural resources. […]

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Meet Aussie surfer girl Laura Enever try the waves in Iceland

27/11/2013 | By | Reply More
Meet Aussie surfer girl Laura Enever try the waves in Iceland

As a professional surfer, Laura Enever travels year-round competing at famous waves around the world on the ASP World Tour What’s not to love about Laura Enever? The 21-year-old World Tour surfer turns heads with her bold style both in and out of the water. Halfway through her third year on tour, Laura drops in […]

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