The Finnburg Switzer group, a holding firm and investment vehicle based in London, United Kingdom have today set out plans to bring its subsidiary companies currency exchange firm ‘Yes Currency Exchange’ to Iceland.
Recently the firm has had a lot of interest in the Icelandic economy; recently a story broke inregards to its investment in the Icelandic beverage company.
The firm will be looking to secure premises in Iceland to enable trading and exchange to and from Icelandic Krona into other international currencies. Working with 2 of the top 50 global banks and one major Nordic bank will also allow ‘Yes’ to give extremely competitive transfer rates. Read more
Comme le savent déjà les cinéphiles, l‘Islande est un lieu de tournage idéal et unique au monde pour les films d‘aventures; des films tels que « Meurs un autre jour », « Lara Croft : Tomb Raider » ou bien « Batman Begins », contiennent tous des scènes qui ont été tournées dans divers paysages islandais. Cette mise en valeur a créé un engouement pour le voyage aventure en Islande de même que pour des escapades le temps d’un long week-end en Islande.
Les personnes à la recherche de sensation fortes pourront faire un tour en scooter des neiges ou en 4×4 sur Vatnajokull, le plus grand glacier d’Europe, ou bien encore naviguer sur les eaux glacées de Jokulsarlon. Une ballade en quad sur les plages de sable noir de Sudurfjordur constitue également une expérience unique au monde, où vous pourrez à la fois admirer les paysages fabuleux du Sud de l’Islande tout en vous déplaçant en véhicule tout terrain à une vitesse vertigineuse. Read more
During this year’s Premier Print Awards, the graphic arts industry’s most prestigious printing competition, Iceland based printing company, Oddi Printing was awarded with a Certificate of Merit for its art books, ‘Terence Koh’ and ‘Show’. The judges awarded Oddi after examining thousands of entries from printing and graphic arts firms around the world.
“Each year, the field of entries brings impressive work from some of the best printers in the world. Only a small number of companies receive an award. The craftsmanship and hard work of Oddi enabled them to produce an award-winning piece in the face of some very stiff competition,” commented Michael Makin, president and CEO of Printing Industries of America. Read more
Around 170 visitors participated in Teknomek’s recent online visitor customer survey. The stainless steel company conducted the survey in order to get feedback from its customers and understand how online user experience could be improved futher.
Teknomek is Europe’s leading manufacturer of stainless steel equipment and furniture. The company provides high quality and cost-effective stainless steel solutions to industry hygiene requirements for all sectors such as pharmaceutical, catering and veterinary. Read more
The geothermal Blue Lagoon spa is situated in a lava field just a short drive from Iceland’s capital city, Reykjavik. Netbus, the Iceland travel and tour provider, is now offering five separate departures to the Blue Lagoon natural spa per day from Reykjavik and three departures a day from the Blue Lagoon to Keflavik International Airport.
The Blue Lagoon is one of the country’s most visited attractions with its pools of natural geothermal water rich in minerals that rejuvenate the body and cleanse the skin. Read more
Northern Lights holidays are perfect for exciting winter breaks this winter, and what better location to see them than in Iceland? Iceland is known to be one of the best places to view the Northern Lights.
The Northern Lights appear frequently in Iceland due to its location just outside of the Arctic Circle. When viewed from Iceland’s countryside, the Northern Lights are an amazing spectacle; imagine breathtaking mountains with the backdrop of the dancing lights. Read more
I går fikk Oslo sitt astrologiske ur. Dermed kan Oslo, i likhet med andre europeiske storbyer som Praha, Strasbourg og København skilte med sitt eget astrologiske ur. Det storslåtte uret er laget av kunstnerparet Elena Engelsen og Per Ung, og donert av Eiendomsspar AS med Christian Ringnes i spissen. Det er det andre kunstverket Elena Engelsen og Per Ung lager i fellesskap.
Det var ordfører Fabian Stang som stod for avdukingen av uret som får adresse Karl Johansgate 3, og dermed blir synlig for alle som kommer fra Sentralbanen og går opp Karl Johan mot Sentrum, Stortinget og Slottet: Read more
The family-run coach and travel company, Netbus is offering cheap airport bus transfer in Iceland this winter to welcome new visitors to the island.
Alongside offering discounted airport transfer to and from Keflavik International Airport, Netbus also provides trips to the famous natural thermal spa, Blue Lagoon. The Blue Lagoon Bus Service includes both transfer to the spa and the entrance fee, with five separate departures on a daily basis from Reykjavik. Netbus also offers three departures a day from the Blue Lagoon to Keflavik International Airport; pick up at hotels in Reykjavik is free of charge. Read more
The Asbru Enterprise Park in Iceland has recently enhanced its website usability for its online customer services. The Enterprise Park in Iceland continues to be at the forefront of entrepreneurship, education and business development by further informing customers about its services.
Services available at the Enterprise Park include academic programs, aviation training, fitness development centres, international data centres and facilities suited towards business and entrepreneurship. Read more