The price for a liter of milk will increase by 4.8% (6 krónur), bringing it to ISK 132 per liter.
An American traveler died after a serious accident on the Steinholtsá River en route to the highlands on Friday.
Ascension MMXIX, as the would-be festival has been dubbed, would invite 10 – 12 international acts to perform alongside a number of Icelandic bands over the course of three days next summer.
A marine biologist at the Marine and Freshwater Research institute who specializes in whales says that it’s rare for pilot whales to venture so far north, but said that it’s possible that the pilot whales' appearance in Iceland’s waters can be credited to warming ocean temperatures.
“Iceland has become expensive in comparison with many other countries,” interim CEO Bogi Nils stated in an interview. “We’ve reached the size where it could be advantageous to outsource or transfer certain operations.”
The university played the Lazytown song “We Are Number One” on the 50 brass bells housed in the 110-foot clock tower that stands at the center of campus.
Tensions flared on Friday when Left Green councilwoman Líf Magneudóttir stuck her tongue out at Independence Party councilwoman Marta Guðjónsdóttir during a meeting of the Reykjavík City Planning Board.
The former director of the Icelandic Met Office went parachuting this week in honour of his 95th birthday.