Halfway between Norway and Iceland in the North Atlantic Ocean lies the Faroe Islands with a population of around 50,000.
Faroe Islands Plans to Recognize Jerusalem as Capital of Israel
The peninsula Tinganes is seat of the Faroese Government in Tórshavn, the capital of the Faroe Islands The beautiful self-governing archipelago of islands in the Atlantic Ocean that is called the ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 17 Nov 2019 12:53:00 GMT
Skift Global Forum Preview: How the Faroe Islands Got the Tourism World?s Attention
The Faroe Islands has managed to punch above its weight with its tourism ... Our aim is to prove the opposite: that remote places can be extremely interesting to visit, can teach our guests many ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 26 Aug 2019 14:29:00 GMT
BIG\'s Vortex-Shaped Glasir College Opens in the Faroe Islands
We are certain that our new surroundings will have a great impact on how teachers will teach and how students will learn." Inside, a stepped, circular courtyard creates a gathering point across all ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 22 Apr 2019 10:01:00 GMT
Spain 4-1 Faroe Islands: Cazorla makes emotional return... plus all the Euro 2020 qualifying results
Santi Cazorla hailed captaining Spain in the 4-1 win over the Faroe Islands on Friday night as a 'dream'. The former Arsenal midfielder took the armband when Sergio Ramos left the field, as the ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 07 Jun 2019 17:32:00 GMT
Faroe Islands: Cruise boycott hits tourism
Two German cruise companies have agreed no longer to feature the Faroe Islands. The move comes in response to pressure from animal rights groups to boycott the country over the mass slaughter of ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 20 Jun 2019 17:00:00 GMT
Nick Butler: Dick Pound, sports politics, and why Faroe Islands can teach Russia how to play the game
As the wine flowed, delegates began taking to the stage to sing themselves before Faroe Islands official Jon Hestoy spotted an opportunity. The Faroe Islands are only an ?observer? EOC member and had ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 27 Nov 2017 09:20:00 GMT
Faroe Islands looking forward to Brexit
When Scottish voters rejected independence in 2014, it was seen as the smart economic move. Brexit may have ripped up that logic. With a second independence referendum possible, new questions are ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 18 Mar 2019 10:24:00 GMT
Sea Shepherd Offers the Faroe Islands One Million Euros
Sea Shepherd UK has offered the Faroe Islands one million Euros ($1.17 million) spread over the next 10 years if it stops its whaling activities, locally called the grindadráp. Over the last 10 years ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 27 Sep 2018 00:11:00 GMT
Faroe Islands insist Olympic recognition not a political issue
The Faroe Islands, an archipelago lying north of Great Britain and in between Iceland and Norway, has been a self-governing region of Denmark since 1948 and rules on all issues except for foreign ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 01 Jun 2018 17:00:00 GMT
Faroe Islands authorities defend actions after entire pod of whales massacred turning sea red with blood
WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES: Every summer, thousands of pilot and beaked whales are massacred in bays across the Danish-owned islands in a tradition called Grindadrap ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 20 Aug 2018 09:00:00 GMT
Faroe Islands profile - Timeline
circa 1000 - Christianity introduced under the king of Norway's rule. 1035 - Islands become part of the Kingdom of Norway. 1380 - Along with Norway, the Faroe Islands become part of the Kingdom of ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:00:00 GMT
Visit Faroe Islands and Atlantic Airways: Google Sheep View
Overall objective: We created the campaign to get positive press for the Faroe Islands. With a media budget of 0, we were "all in". If the media would not cover our story, all would have been lost.
Publ.Date : Wed, 19 Sep 2018 13:14:00 GMT