Anchorage Museum to bring panel of artists to Arctic Circle Assembly in Iceland

REYKJAVIK, Iceland - Artists across the Circumpolar North, including a group of Alaska...Museum, will convene at the 2015 Arctic Circle Assembly in Reykjavik, Iceland, this month. The Anchorage Museum is bringing Indigenous artists from...
Letter: Alaska doesn't have to be a one-trick pony

...challenges said?Various countries come to my mind - Singapore, Iceland, Republic of Ireland and Bermuda. Singapore is a leader in...providing financial, shipping and ship-related services.Iceland has diversified into manufacturing and service industries...
My Turn: Alaska, Iceland teaming up on geothermal is a win-win

...and diplomatic briefings in Reykjavik, Iceland, confirmed for me that citizens of this...and bust. My long-term interest in Iceland has focused on that nation's expertise...CSG colleagues, our experience to help Iceland deal with a major fiscal crisis. A year...
Iceland president says whale hunt only for research

ANCHORAGE - The president of Iceland said Monday it would be wrong to ascribe...whale hunt in more than a decade. Iceland launched three ships on Sunday to...resumption of commercial whaling by Iceland. Asked if that were the case, President...
Remembering the Vikings - 'iron slicks' of the muskegs

Have you ever seen oil patches in the muskegs around Juneau? In Iceland, these patches are called "jarnbrak" ("iron slick"). This common sight in this region is a sure sign of anaerobic bacteria...
Iceland service from ANC begins Wed.

...Sundays and flights to Reykavjik on Mondays and Thursdays.The Iceland-based airline's website lists flight time from Anchorage...passengers convenient and economical flights from Alaska to Iceland and a refreshing new option when flying from Alaska to Europe...
Bankrupt Iceland is getting steamed

...might achieve some of their demands. Take Iceland, the first but surely not the last country...neoliberal Independent Party collapsed. Iceland's interim government, built from fall in the current global crash. Iceland's currency, the krona, has collapsed...
Parnell talks energy with Iceland president

...this week meeting with several world leaders. Parnell and Iceland President Olafur Ragnar Grimsson on Wednesday discussed areas...economic development. Grimsson has invited Alaskans to visit Iceland to investigate further the role geothermal energy can play...
Fish are food, and fashion

...seafood CEOs.Sigfusson, the director of Iceland Ocean Cluster, does his business by improving...industry continues into the future.Both Iceland's and Alaska's economies rest a total of $7 billion annually to Iceland's economy, and $5.8 billion to Alaska's...
Conference to promote economic creativity

What do Juneau and Iceland have in common? A fish-driven economy...insights of Thor Sigfusson, visiting from Iceland next week to speak on innovation in...founder and managing director of the Iceland Ocean Cluster, will give his perspective...


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