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examiner.com
Tour della città di Tour, Franciaoltre bella), cascate, ghiacciai, spiagge e sabbia nera, ma c'è molto di più ch
Tour della città di Tour, Francia
examiner.com / Posted 18 hours ago
oltre bella), cascate, ghiacciai, spiagge e sabbia nera, ma c'è molto di più che l'Islanda in grado di offrire. La capitale Reykjavik ospita la maggior parte della popolazione, e offre una vita notturna incredibile che non avete mai visto, così come... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Nine places you didn't know you could afford in 2016— think as low as $400 round-trip from some East Coast airports — thanks to a r
Nine places you didn't know you could afford in 2016
The Arizona Republic / Posted 20 hours ago
— think as low as $400 round-trip from some East Coast airports — thanks to a rise in budget airlines like WOW Air (via Reykjavik), Norwegian Air Shuttle (via Copenhagen) and TAP's new JetBlue partnership that launched more flights to Portugal.... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Airport passenger numbers top 7mairline WOW has also recently launched a range of routes to the United States a
Airport passenger numbers top 7m
Weston Mercury / Posted yesterday
airline WOW has also recently launched a range of routes to the United States and Canada from Bristol, via its main hub in Reykjavik, while Wizz Air also launched services from Bristol to Katowice in Poland, Kosice in Slovakia, and the Bulgarian... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
‘It’s a great time to be a tourist here’: Iceland prepares for sporting gloryan economic historian who is turning the madness of Iceland’s boom and bust int
‘It’s a great time to be a tourist here’: Iceland prepares for sporting glory
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
an economic historian who is turning the madness of Iceland’s boom and bust into a small profit. He takes tourists around Reykjavik on a “Walk the Crash” tour, explaining how 35 bankers and businessmen were jailed for a total of 80 years for... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
'No McDonald's, no motorway, no army': Iceland's evolution recalledthe same reason in the summer there were no broadcasts at all in July. We had
'No McDonald's, no motorway, no army': Iceland's evolution recalled
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
the same reason in the summer there were no broadcasts at all in July. We had other quirky laws. Dogs were not allowed in Reykjavik, where two-thirds of the population live, because they were filthy farm animals. And can you believe there was no... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Liechtenstein call on our BenjiBüchel for their match on the 6th June 2016. The match is an International fri
Liechtenstein call on our Benji
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 2 days ago
Büchel for their match on the 6th June 2016. The match is an International friendly against Iceland and will be played in Reykjavik, Iceland. Benji Büchel, 26 had a good season for the yellows helping them secure 2nd place in the Skybet league 2.... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Callum O'Dowda's slim Euro 2016 hopes look over after watching Ireland drawgames for the U’s this season to trigger an additional 12-month contract, will
Callum O'Dowda's slim Euro 2016 hopes look over after watching Ireland draw
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
games for the U’s this season to trigger an additional 12-month contract, will travel with Liechtenstein to face Iceland in Reykjavik on June 6. Elsewhere, United revealed 700 season tickets were bought in the opening 24 hours of sales, two and a... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Callum O'Dowda's slim Euro 2016 hopes look over after watching Ireland drawgames for the U’s this season to trigger an additional 12-month contract, will
Callum O'Dowda's slim Euro 2016 hopes look over after watching Ireland draw
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
games for the U’s this season to trigger an additional 12-month contract, will travel with Liechtenstein to face Iceland in Reykjavik on June 6. Elsewhere, United revealed 700 season tickets were bought in the opening 24 hours of sales, two and a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Iceland’s new buddy systemchristopher Muther/globe staff Muther (left) and Icelandair flight attendant P
Iceland’s new buddy system
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
christopher Muther/globe staff Muther (left) and Icelandair flight attendant Páll Magnús Gudjónsson. REYKJAVIK — I was trying very hard not to be that kind of American. The one who travels to a foreign land and spends his time looking for Starbucks... Read more
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Oak Bay News
BikeMaps app to expand across Canadathe app is global, there has been organic growth of users in places BikeMaps ha
BikeMaps app to expand across Canada
Oak Bay News / Posted 3 days ago
the app is global, there has been organic growth of users in places BikeMaps hasn’t actively targeted, such as Reykjavik, Iceland, Asheville, N.C., and Windsor, Ont. “We were contacted by someone in Reykjavik and then the pins... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
14 last-minute cruises from UK shoresto: the British Isles, Ireland, Scandinavia and the Baltic. Late deal: Silvers
14 last-minute cruises from UK shores
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
to: the British Isles, Ireland, Scandinavia and the Baltic. Late deal: Silversea offers a 12-day London to Reykjavik cruise departing August 15, 2016. From £5,950pp (0844 251 0837; silversea.com). This Essex coastal town’s... Read more
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Business Wire
Hard Rock International Named Trademark Team of the Year in Travel and Leisure Category at World Trademark Review Industry AwardsBali, Chicago, Cancun, Ibiza, Las Vegas, Macau and San Diego. Upcoming new Hard
Hard Rock International Named Trademark Team of the Year in Travel and Leisure Category at World Trademark Review Industry Awards
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
Bali, Chicago, Cancun, Ibiza, Las Vegas, Macau and San Diego. Upcoming new Hard Rock Cafe locations include San Juan, Reykjavik and Lyon. New Hard Rock Hotel projects include Abu Dhabi, Atlanta, Berlin, Dubai, Itapema, Los Cabos, Tenerife, and... Read more
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USA Today
Nine places you didn't know you could afford in 2016— think as low as $400 round-trip from some East Coast airports — thanks to a r
Nine places you didn't know you could afford in 2016
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
— think as low as $400 round-trip from some East Coast airports — thanks to a rise in budget airlines like WOW Air (via Reykjavik), Norwegian Air Shuttle (via Copenhagen) and TAP's new JetBlue partnership that launched more flights to Portugal.... Read more
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The Local
SAS to increase winter capacity by half millionoverall traffic for SAS out of the Danish capital. Copenhagen will also now ha
SAS to increase winter capacity by half million
The Local / Posted 5 days ago
overall traffic for SAS out of the Danish capital. Copenhagen will also now have year-round flights to Krakow in Poland, Reykjavik in Iceland and Faro in Portugal instead of just seasonal flights. With tourists showing a sustained interest in... Read more
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heraldscotland
Trainspotting and Finding Dory premiere to be shown at Edinburgh Film Festivalplanning revenge, the highly-rated Moon Dogs and two Icelandic movies from Scot
Trainspotting and Finding Dory premiere to be shown at Edinburgh Film Festival
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
planning revenge, the highly-rated Moon Dogs and two Icelandic movies from Scottish filmmaker Graeme Maley, Pale Star and A Reykjavik Porno. Agyness Deyn will star in the "complex dystopian thriller" The White King by Alex Helfrecht and Jörg... Read more
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heraldscotland
Trainspotting and Finding Dory to be shown at Edinburgh Film Festivalplanning revenge, the highly-rated Moon Dogs and two Icelandic movies from Scot
Trainspotting and Finding Dory to be shown at Edinburgh Film Festival
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
planning revenge, the highly-rated Moon Dogs and two Icelandic movies from Scottish filmmaker Graeme Maley, Pale Star and A Reykjavik Porno. Agyness Deyn will star in the "complex dystopian thriller" The White King by Alex Helfrecht and Jörg... Read more
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Variety
Edinburgh Film Festival Chief Mark Adams Unveils 70th EditionLyn’s Welsh-language “The Library Suicides” (Y Llyfrgell). There are also broo
Edinburgh Film Festival Chief Mark Adams Unveils 70th Edition
Variety / Posted 5 days ago
Lyn’s Welsh-language “The Library Suicides” (Y Llyfrgell). There are also brooding Icelandic noirs “Pale Star” and “A Reykjavik Porno” from Scot Graeme Maley; artist Henry Coombes’ “Seat In Shadow,” a witty study into the symbiotic... Read more
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heraldscotland
Golf, whisky, Trainspotting, Highlander, and fish: Edinburgh International Film Festivals unveils 2016 programmeplanning revenge, the highly-rated Moon Dogs and two Icelandic movies from Scot
Golf, whisky, Trainspotting, Highlander, and fish: Edinburgh International Film Festivals unveils 2016 programme
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
planning revenge, the highly-rated Moon Dogs and two Icelandic movies from Scottish filmmaker Graeme Maley, Pale Star and A Reykjavik Porno. Agyness Deyn will star in the "complex dystopian thriller" The White King by Alex Helfrecht and Jörg... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tiny Iceland equipped to cause a major shockdominated their Euro 2016 qualifying group for much of the campaign, turning th
Tiny Iceland equipped to cause a major shock
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
dominated their Euro 2016 qualifying group for much of the campaign, turning their home ground Laugardalsvollur in Reykjavik into a fortress. They hammered Turkey 3-0 in their opening fixture there, following up with victories over the... Read more
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The Star
Tiny Iceland equipped to cause a major shockdominated their Euro 2016 qualifying group for much of the campaign, turning th
Tiny Iceland equipped to cause a major shock
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
dominated their Euro 2016 qualifying group for much of the campaign, turning their home ground Laugardalsvollur in Reykjavik into a fortress. They hammered Turkey 3-0 in their opening fixture there, following up with victories over the... Read more
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examiner.com
New Koningsdam cruise ship sets sail in Northern Europefor a cruise to Newcastle upon Tyne, England; South Queensferry (Edinburgh) and
New Koningsdam cruise ship sets sail in Northern Europe
examiner.com / Posted 5 days ago
for a cruise to Newcastle upon Tyne, England; South Queensferry (Edinburgh) and Invergordon (Inverness), Scotland; Reykjavik (overnight), Isafjordur and Akuruyri, Iceland; and Ålesund and Bergen, Norway. The Baltic awaits Koningsdam’s... Read more
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Evening Standard
Julian Glover: 'I’d love to act with my son… partly for the arguments'Iceland representing the northern-most tip of Westeros, this summerhouse is per
Julian Glover: 'I’d love to act with my son… partly for the arguments'
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
Iceland representing the northern-most tip of Westeros, this summerhouse is perfectly located an hour’s drive from Reykjavik. Fans will recognise the Thingvellir National Park from Arya's storyline and as the setting for the battle of the... Read more
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International Business Times
National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest 2016: Final call for entries by Slawek Kozdras. Location: Blue Lagoon, Iceland. 'People enjoying their time
National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest 2016: Final call for entries
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
by Slawek Kozdras. Location: Blue Lagoon, Iceland. 'People enjoying their time in the legendary Blue Lagoon outside of Reykjavik in Iceland'Slawek Kozdras/National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year ContestMidnight Thirst, by Alison... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Calling all travel photographers ...wonder and beauty across the globe. Blue Lagoon: People enjoying their time in
Calling all travel photographers ...
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
wonder and beauty across the globe. Blue Lagoon: People enjoying their time in the legendary Blue Lagoon outside of Reykjavik in Iceland. Location: Blue Lagoon, IcelandPhoto: Mike Czech / National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Game of Thrones tour guide: 'A Japanese man asked when we would see the wildlings'doesn't just fill in for the land beyond The Wall. The pass to the inpregnable
Game of Thrones tour guide: 'A Japanese man asked when we would see the wildlings'
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
doesn't just fill in for the land beyond The Wall. The pass to the inpregnable Eyrie is actually found in the Thingvellir National Park, not far from Reykjavik. Look out for it in season four, when Brienne and the Hound engage in a bloody... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Coaching revolution takes Iceland to top tablehe had a modest career, before returning home in 2002. On his return home Eyol
Coaching revolution takes Iceland to top table
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
he had a modest career, before returning home in 2002. On his return home Eyolfsson won successive domestic titles with KR Reykjavik, but then took over as head of education at the KSI, Icelandic football's governing body, where he launched an... Read more
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The Star
Coaching revolution takes Iceland to top tablehe had a modest career, before returning home in 2002. On his return home Eyol
Coaching revolution takes Iceland to top table
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
he had a modest career, before returning home in 2002. On his return home Eyolfsson won successive domestic titles with KR Reykjavik, but then took over as head of education at the KSI, Icelandic football's governing body, where he launched an... Read more
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Scotsman
In Moray Placeevent is always considerable. We heard on good authority that there were bids f
In Moray Place
Scotsman / Posted 7 days ago
event is always considerable. We heard on good authority that there were bids from three other places – from Cairo, from Reykjavik, and from Stuttgart.” “And these were serious bids,” interjected the Secretary. “Yes,” said the Chairman. “The... Read more
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FIFA
Iceland's Stateside flag-bearerfrom the very start. Hailing from the small seaside village of Hella, even a mo
Iceland's Stateside flag-bearer
FIFA / Posted 7 days ago
from the very start. Hailing from the small seaside village of Hella, even a move to the modestly-sized Iceland capital of Reykjavik was - Brynjarsdottir admits - a massive challenge. Yet by the time her teenage years were up, Brynjarsdottir had... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Novel protective gene against CAD uncoveredNew England Journal of Medicine. Using data from around 400,000 Icelandic peop
Novel protective gene against CAD uncovered
News-Medical-Net / Posted 9 days ago
New England Journal of Medicine. Using data from around 400,000 Icelandic people, Kári Stefánsson (deCODE Genetics-Amgen, Reykjavik, Iceland) and co-researchers identified seven variants linked to non-high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol... Read more
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Gazette News
Stylish winning trio bag prizes at Colchester Presents Style Destinationevent. Mrs Wilson came away with the grand prize of an excursion to Iceland's
Stylish winning trio bag prizes at Colchester Presents Style Destination
Gazette News / Posted 10 days ago
event. Mrs Wilson came away with the grand prize of an excursion to Iceland's popular Northern Lights and stay in a Reykjavik hotel after registering for an online prize draw. She plans to go with her husband Kenny for a romantic trip,... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Sixteen things you can do in Norwich today that you couldn’t do twenty years agoUNESCO City of Literature in 2012 and is one of only seven in the world, joinin
Sixteen things you can do in Norwich today that you couldn’t do twenty years ago
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 10 days ago
UNESCO City of Literature in 2012 and is one of only seven in the world, joining Melbourne, Iowa City, Edinburgh, Dublin, Reykjavik and Krakow. The welcome to Norwich sign at the Bowthorpe roundabout on the A47. Picture: Denise Bradley • Use the... Read more
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Western Advocate
World's most isolated destinationslike nothing you've ever seen before. HOW TO GET THERE During summer there are
World's most isolated destinations
Western Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
like nothing you've ever seen before. HOW TO GET THERE During summer there are two weekly flights to Ittoqqortoomiit from Reykjavik in Iceland. Some cruise ships also call into the port. WI-FI CONNECTION Try your cruise ship, if you have... Read more
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Kiama Independent
World's most isolated destinationslike nothing you've ever seen before. HOW TO GET THERE During summer there are
World's most isolated destinations
Kiama Independent / Posted 10 days ago
like nothing you've ever seen before. HOW TO GET THERE During summer there are two weekly flights to Ittoqqortoomiit from Reykjavik in Iceland. Some cruise ships also call into the port. WI-FI CONNECTION Try your cruise ship, if you have... Read more
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Manning River Times
World's most isolated destinationslike nothing you've ever seen before. HOW TO GET THERE During summer there are
World's most isolated destinations
Manning River Times / Posted 10 days ago
like nothing you've ever seen before. HOW TO GET THERE During summer there are two weekly flights to Ittoqqortoomiit from Reykjavik in Iceland. Some cruise ships also call into the port. WI-FI CONNECTION Try your cruise ship, if you have... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
World's most isolated destinationslike nothing you've ever seen before. HOW TO GET THERE During summer there are
World's most isolated destinations
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 10 days ago
like nothing you've ever seen before. HOW TO GET THERE During summer there are two weekly flights to Ittoqqortoomiit from Reykjavik in Iceland. Some cruise ships also call into the port. WI-FI CONNECTION Try your cruise ship, if you have... Read more
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The North West Star
World's most isolated destinationslike nothing you've ever seen before. HOW TO GET THERE During summer there are
World's most isolated destinations
The North West Star / Posted 10 days ago
like nothing you've ever seen before. HOW TO GET THERE During summer there are two weekly flights to Ittoqqortoomiit from Reykjavik in Iceland. Some cruise ships also call into the port. WI-FI CONNECTION Try your cruise ship, if you have... Read more
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Daily Liberal
World's most isolated destinationslike nothing you've ever seen before. HOW TO GET THERE During summer there are
World's most isolated destinations
Daily Liberal / Posted 10 days ago
like nothing you've ever seen before. HOW TO GET THERE During summer there are two weekly flights to Ittoqqortoomiit from Reykjavik in Iceland. Some cruise ships also call into the port. WI-FI CONNECTION Try your cruise ship, if you have... Read more
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The Border Mail
World's most isolated destinationslike nothing you've ever seen before. HOW TO GET THERE During summer there are
World's most isolated destinations
The Border Mail / Posted 10 days ago
like nothing you've ever seen before. HOW TO GET THERE During summer there are two weekly flights to Ittoqqortoomiit from Reykjavik in Iceland. Some cruise ships also call into the port. WI-FI CONNECTION Try your cruise ship, if you have... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
World's most isolated destinationslike nothing you've ever seen before. HOW TO GET THERE During summer there are
World's most isolated destinations
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
like nothing you've ever seen before. HOW TO GET THERE During summer there are two weekly flights to Ittoqqortoomiit from Reykjavik in Iceland. Some cruise ships also call into the port. WI-FI CONNECTION Try your cruise ship, if you have... Read more
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The Courier
World's most isolated destinationslike nothing you've ever seen before. HOW TO GET THERE During summer there are
World's most isolated destinations
The Courier / Posted 10 days ago
like nothing you've ever seen before. HOW TO GET THERE During summer there are two weekly flights to Ittoqqortoomiit from Reykjavik in Iceland. Some cruise ships also call into the port. WI-FI CONNECTION Try your cruise ship, if you have... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
World's most isolated destinationslike nothing you've ever seen before. HOW TO GET THERE During summer there are
World's most isolated destinations
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 10 days ago
like nothing you've ever seen before. HOW TO GET THERE During summer there are two weekly flights to Ittoqqortoomiit from Reykjavik in Iceland. Some cruise ships also call into the port. WI-FI CONNECTION Try your cruise ship, if you have... Read more
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The Young Witness
World's most isolated destinationslike nothing you've ever seen before. HOW TO GET THERE During summer there are
World's most isolated destinations
The Young Witness / Posted 10 days ago
like nothing you've ever seen before. HOW TO GET THERE During summer there are two weekly flights to Ittoqqortoomiit from Reykjavik in Iceland. Some cruise ships also call into the port. WI-FI CONNECTION Try your cruise ship, if you have... Read more
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The Register
The Sons of Kahn and the Witch of Wookeythe codename 'Big Ben', is called 'Berlin'. Moreover the next version, that ha
The Sons of Kahn and the Witch of Wookey
The Register / Posted 10 days ago
the codename 'Big Ben', is called 'Berlin'. Moreover the next version, that hath the codename 'Godzilla', shall be called 'Reykjavik', probably. Or perhaps 'Loughborough'. Thus passeth the time in the Valley of the Scotts. The followers Now the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Pontant launching four new cruise shipsIceland for seven nights, on board Ponant's Le Soleal on a 10-night trip that i
Pontant launching four new cruise ships
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
Iceland for seven nights, on board Ponant's Le Soleal on a 10-night trip that includes return airfares and three nights in Reykjavik. Departing July 19, 2017, from $9699; offer valid until May 30. Phone 1800 507 777, see... Read more
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Business Wire
Alvotech Announces Acquisition of BaliopharmREYKJAVIK, Iceland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alvotech, a powerful player in the field o
Alvotech Announces Acquisition of Baliopharm
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
REYKJAVIK, Iceland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alvotech, a powerful player in the field of biopharmaceuticals, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Baliopharm GmbH, a German biopharmaceutical development company,... Read more
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Gamasutra
CCP Games prépare la suite de son titre Gunjack exclusivement pour « Daydream », la nouvelle plate-forme de réalité virtuelle de Googlela suite de son titre Gunjack exclusivement pour « Daydream », la nouvelle plat
CCP Games prépare la suite de son titre Gunjack exclusivement pour « Daydream », la nouvelle plate-forme de réalité virtuelle de Google
Gamasutra / Posted 11 days ago
la suite de son titre Gunjack exclusivement pour « Daydream », la nouvelle plate-forme de réalité virtuelle de Google Reykjavik, Islande – Le 19 mai 2016 EXCLUSIVITE – CCP Games révèle que son équipe de Shanghai planche sur la suite du... Read more
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San Fernando Valley Business Journal
Amgen Researchers Discover Cholesterol Genein levels of “bad” cholesterol and lowers the risk of heart attacks, the compan
Amgen Researchers Discover Cholesterol Gene
San Fernando Valley Business Journal / Posted 11 days ago
in levels of “bad” cholesterol and lowers the risk of heart attacks, the company announced Wednesday. DeCODE Genetics in Reykjavik, Iceland, a wholly owned subsidiary of Amgen, the biotech in Thousand Oaks, used population and genetic data in... Read more
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Daily Star
Incredible claims: Elves are 'not mythical creatures' and 'live among humans'to witnesses who claim to have come into contact with the beings. The 60-year-
Incredible claims: Elves are 'not mythical creatures' and 'live among humans'
Daily Star / Posted 12 days ago
to witnesses who claim to have come into contact with the beings. The 60-year-old runs an elf school in the capital Reykjavik and around half of Icelanders believe in elves. CLAIMS: Anthropologist Magnus Skarphedinsson says there is "no... Read more
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Shropshire Star
James Hurst is a 'coup' for AFC Telford « Shropshire StarPaint Trophy final at Wembley in front of 49,602 supporters. And he has also h
James Hurst is a 'coup' for AFC Telford « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 12 days ago
Paint Trophy final at Wembley in front of 49,602 supporters. And he has also had two stints with Icelandic side Valur Reykjavik and represented England through to under-20 level. Smith, who worked with Hurst when in charge of Hednesford Town,... Read more
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