News

News in Polish and Serbo-Croatian

18.3.2002


The RUV Teletext has started to broadcast news in Polish and in Serbo-Croatian. It is Westfjords Multi Cultural and Information Centre that provides this service. The first news was about the bill submitted by the Minister of Social Affairs. If accepted by the parliament it gives, foreign citizens that have been living in Iceland for at least five years the right to vote in local elections. There was also news about recently published guidelines for foreign workers in Iceland by the Administration of Occupational Safety and Health. The guidelines are available in English, Spanish, Polish and Serbo-Croatian. The Polish news is on page 148 and the Serbo-Croatian news is on page 149.