Icelandic people turn towards more innovation

Iceland’s economy may be struggling, but regular Icelanders are trying to find new ways to fend for themselves and their families. Innovation centres have been formed in many towns and the low value of the Icelandic krona helps exporting companies. Some years ago, many firms in Iceland had to watch as ... Read More...

Icelandic youngsters win International Songwriting Competition

Icelandic band Soundspell have won First Place in the Teen category (for songwriters 18 years old and younger) of the prestigious International Songwriting Competition. The songwriters of the winning song, entitled "Pound," include Alexander Briem, Askell Hardarson, Bernhard Thorsson, Jon Gunnar Olafsson and Sigurdur Asgeir Arnason from the band Soundspell. ... Read More...