Iceland wants to tie up a free trade agreement with Japan in order to increase economic growth, said Foreign Minister Gunnar Sveinsson.
Norway has kept its whale quota at 1,286 whales for 2014, despite the catch in previous years being well below that number.
US President Barack Obama has instructed officials to continue applying pressure on Iceland to comply with the whaling moratorium introduced by the In...
A new beer in Iceland which its makers say contains dead whale has been criticised by conservationists.
Iceland has revealed that it has raised its whaling quotas for 2014 in a move that is expected to result in further international condemnation.
Bucking the conservation trend, an Icelandic company intends to restart commercial fin whale hunting this season, raising the spectre of sanctions imp...
Whale hunting nations have denied the United Nations the ability to have greater influence on whaling policies.
European officials have ruled against a Danish bid to extend Greenland’s indigenous people’s current rights to whaling.