At the moment, larger retailers are not allowed to be open in the evenings and on Sundays. However, this is set to change soon as the Ministry of Trade is preparing amendments to the Trading (Allowable Hours) Act.
“Local raw materials is our cutting edge. The feed we produce is from locally harvested fish. We emphasise that factor also to differentiate our product in the market,” says Regin Jacobsen, Bakkafrost CEO.
The national airline of the Faroe Islands, Atlantic Airways, will install a new version of WiFi internet in their planes later this year. The system will enable passengers to make real-time bookings and online payments, and to send text messages from an altitude of up to 10km.