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News Iceland » Places: Iceland Takes Hard Look at Tech Boom Sparked by Its Cheap, Bountiful Power

News channel or source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/iceland-takes-hard-look-at-tech-boom-sparked-by-its-cheap-bountiful-power-1524130201?mod=rsswn&reflink=fbmsg
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Many lawmakers say they worry the tech boom is putting Iceland’s pristine nature at risk—the crux of its crucial tourism industry. “When you get down to it you are dealing with extremely rare and beautiful places, delicate places,” said Andri Snaer ...

News Iceland » Places: A trip to Iceland is one you'll never forget

News channel or source: http://www.philly.com/philly/living/travel/a-trip-to-iceland-is-one-youll-never-forget-reykjavik-blue-lagoon-gullfoss-20180420.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

If you’re looking for a vacation trip that isn’t half a globe away, Iceland is a place well worth considering. The little island with an 800-mile circumference is an extremely interesting place to visit, and is considerably different from most other ...

News Iceland » Places: European rabbis: Jews not welcome in Iceland

News channel or source: https://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-5237848,00.html
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

With the firm backing of the media in Iceland, the rabbis expressed for the first time cautious ... saying it "occupied a central and critical place in culture, religion and Jewish identity." In his words, "Questioning the freedom of Jewish families ...

News Iceland » Places: The 13 best places to travel in June for every type of traveler

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/best-places-to-visit-june-2018-4
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

which is close to as warm as it gets for most places in Alaska. You'll have more than 18 hours of sunlight a day, giving you plenty of time to enjoy the wildlife and picturesque scenery. Chilly Iceland is enjoying its moment in the sun as a tourism hotspot ...

News Iceland » Places: Personal Journey: Natural beauty and awe in Iceland

News channel or source: http://www.philly.com/philly/living/travel/personal-journey-natural-beauty-and-awe-in-iceland-secret-lagoon-northern-lights-reynisfjara-blue-lagoon-20180420.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Traveling to Iceland was one of the most beautiful experiences of my life. At 16, I have been fortunate to travel to Europe, hike national parks, and explore cities all over the United States. Almost all of these trips have taken place in summer ...

News Iceland » Places: European Jews Hold Protest Meetings Against Iceland’s Proposed Circumcision Ban

News channel or source: https://www.algemeiner.com/2018/04/22/european-jews-hold-protest-meetings-against-icelands-proposed-circumcision-ban/
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

but a sign to every person with a Jewish or Muslim background that they are not wanted in Iceland.” Conference member Abraham Guigui, the chief rabbi of Belgium, echoed Goldschmidt’s statement, saying, “To place in doubt the freedom of Jewish ...

News Iceland » Places: Brexit Is Causing Ripples in Iceland

News channel or source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-04-18/brexit-ripples-reach-iceland-to-trigger-review-of-european-ties
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

Isleifsson said it was high time for a review, given that the last one took place in 2007. “The idea is to have a profound and objective platform in Iceland for a discussion on Europe,” Isleifsson said in an interview in Reykjavik. One of Iceland’s ...