IndexMundi Home

Greenland News Headlines

Greenland Resources Inc. Announces Closing of $1,130,000 Second Tranche Private Placement
Greenland Resources Inc. is pleased to announce that it has completed the second and final tranche of a non-brokered private placement financing of 7,533,333 common shares at $0.15 per share for total ...(10/16/2014 7:10:20 PM)
Greenland votes to hold parliamentary election in November
By Sabina Zawadzki (Reuters) - Greenland's parliament voted on Wednesday to hold an election on Nov. 28 after Prime Minister Aleqa Hammond took a temporary leave of absence over a spending scandal and the opposition lured enough of her supporters to gain a majority. The 31-seat assembly voted to hold the election, leader of opposition Sara Olsvig told Reuters. Olsvig's party holds a good chance ...(10/1/2014 9:27:54 PM)
Greenland government calls election amid PM expenses scandal
Copenhagen (AFP) - Greenland's government has called an election for November 28 after an expenses scandal prompted Prime Minister Aleqa Hammond to step down as leader of her party.(10/1/2014 6:57:00 PM)
Greenland opens diplomatic office in Washington, D.C.
Greenland has opened a diplomatic representation office, within the Embassy of Denmark, in Washington DC. The Washington office is Greenland's second diplomatic representation abroad. Holm Olsen says that office has played an important role in the evolving relationship between Greenland and the European Union.(10/20/2014 8:14:00 AM)
Greenland fifth-graders convince town to change trick-or-treat date
GREENLAND - Two determined fifth-grade boys proved you can fight city (town actually) hall and prevail.(10/24/2014 8:06:37 PM)
The unlikely success story of football on the massive island of Greenland
The weather is tough, transport is expensive and the population is tiny, but football is flourishing on the worlds largest island Greenland is normally associated with ice and blisteringly cold temperatures. Despite being the worlds largest island, it is the least densely populated country on Earth, with just 57,000 inhabitants. The inhabitants, primarily Greenlandic Inuit but also Greenlandic ...(10/22/2014 8:00:38 AM)
Air Greenland's Iqaluit-Nuuk route still in limbo pending election
A decision on whether Air Greenland will continue its summer route between Iqaluit and Nuuk is in limbo because of the political turmoil in Greenland. Greenland's premier Aleqa Hammand resigned recently along with several cabinet ministers over a spending scandal. Christian Keldsen, chief commercial officer with Air Greenland, says this means there is still no decision on whether the Nunavut and ...(10/14/2014 3:31:36 PM)
Will Greenland's ice sheet slide into the sea?
New models developed by researchers at the University of Cambridge suggests that portions of Greenland's ice sheet that sit atop soft ground could be more susceptible to global warming than areas atop hard rock.(9/30/2014 1:20:08 PM)
Greenland calls for early elections next month
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Greenland has called for early elections next month after four government members quit and the prime minister went on leave amid a scandal involving the use of public funds.(10/2/2014 7:51:47 AM)
Brown defends his New Hampshire roots in Greenland speaking appearance
With the lectern to himself at a Portsmouth Rotary Club luncheon Thursday, Republican U.S. Senate candidate Scott Brown began his remarks by defending his New Hampshire bona fides, citing family history that he said goes back generations in the Granite State.(10/24/2014 3:29:49 AM)
Source: Yahoo