Scrapie, a fatal disease affecting sheep, has broken out on Urðir farm in Svarfaðardalur, North Iceland.
Thousands of travellers have been affected by the Icelandair aircraft mechanics strike, which continues today.
The Reform Party has put forth a bill proposing civil service jobs be opened to non-European citizens.
During Advent Arnar and Jón bring Christmas joy to visitors in Dalvík, North Iceland by decking their halls with 40 boxes worth of Christmas decorations collected through the years.
Many Icelandair flights to and from Keflavík airport have been cancelled and others delayed due to an aircraft mechanics strike which began at 6:00 am this morning.
Preliminary figures for 2016 indicate Iceland’s GDP per capita was 28 percent above the EU28 average.
Icelandic banks have reduced staff by nearly 1,500 and closed more than 60 branches over the last ten years.
Air mechanics at Icelandair have announced an indefinite strike starting at 6:00 am on Sunday morning unless a collective agreement is reached.