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Royal family reports deficit for 2017

The annual accounts for last year show a deficit of DKK 2.8 million for the Danish royal family. The deficit will be covered by the royal family’s equity, which currently stands at approximately DKK 14 million.

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Still no agreement in pilot dispute

The contract between the Faroese Airline Pilot Association and the Employers’ Association has been extended to 27 April. The Conciliatory Board believes that a key point in the negotiations has not been sufficiently debated.

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An ambitious year for Tórshavn

Last year saw a great deal of activity in Tórshavn municipality, with a total of DKK 198 million spent on construction and maintenance projects. Some 67.5 million was spent on Skúlin á Fløtum and 21.2 million on construction of the new music school.

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No VAT exemption for hybrid cars

A proposal to exempt electric and hybrid vehicles from VAT has been rejected. Bill Justinussen and Jenis av Rana, of the Centre Party (Miðflokkurin), introduced the proposal, which will be heard in Parliament today.