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VOLCANO THREATENS ICELAND MEAT AND DAIRY PRODUCTION

BY KEITH NUTHALL EUROPEAN and Iceland farm organisations have warned Icelandic meat and dairy production could be seriously hit by the eruption of the Eyjafjallajökull volcano. Europe’s Copa-Cogeca and the…

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ICELAND FACES EFTA COURT ACTION OVER LABELLING ERRORS

BY KEITH NUTHALL THE ICELANDIC government is facing potential legal action at the European Free Trade Area (EFTA) Court for failing to implement European Union (EU) directive 2008/121/EC on textile…

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ICELAND'S FOOD SECTOR STRUGGLES WITH INPUT PRICE HIKES, BUT EXPORTERS PROSPER FROM WEAK CURRENCY

…amidst a collapsing Icelandic Kronur (ISK) added an extra profit-gloss to their balance sheets. It was this intensive level of concentration on global export markets that produced a wave of…

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SCANDINAVIAN COSMETICS SECTOR CONFIDENT DESPITE WORLD ECONOMIC DOWNTURN

…export. “They are having difficulties during the credit crunch like everybody else,” said a spokesman for the Icelandic Environment and Food Agency, which has a department responsible for trade issues…

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ICELAND TIGHTENS MONEY LAUNDERING RULES AS ITS FINANCIAL SECTOR COLLAPSES

BY ALAN OSBORN THE COLLAPSE of the over-extended Icelandic banking system last October – the first and so far the most calamitous outcome of the global credit crunch – led…

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INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATION ROUND-UP - BALTIC SEA STOCK CONSERVATION MEASURES APPROVED

…may finally obtain easier access to Icelandic fishing grounds, with Reykjavik saying that applying for EU membership is now a possibility because of the country’s financial crisis. That this idea…

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ICELAND PONDERS EU MEMBERSHIP AMIDST FINANCIAL CRISIS

BY KEITH NUTHALL BRITISH fishing fleets may finally obtain easier access to Icelandic fishing grounds, with Reykjavik saying that applying for European Union (EU) membership is now a possibility. That…

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INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATION ROUND-UP - CALL FOR EU FISH AGENCY TO RECEIVE MORE POWERS

…They also put in place capelin quotas for Icelandic vessels fishing EU and Greenland waters and redfish quotas for EU boats fishing in Icelandic seas. At the same time, the…

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EU/INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATION ROUND UP - EU GAINS MORE AFRICA FISHING RIGHTS

…North East Atlantic Fisheries Commission (NEAFC). The revised quotas cover herring, redfish, orange roughy and other species north and west of Norway, Faroese and Icelandic territorial waters. See http://eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/site/en/com/2007/com2007_0570en01.pdf for…

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EUROPEAN COMMISSION TABLE REVISED FISHING QUOTAS TO REFLECT 2007 POLITICAL DEALS

…British boats could also take 1,160 tonnes of redfish in Icelandic territorial waters. And under the NEAFC deal on restricting catches of orange roughy, British fishermen can take just 10…

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