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Faroese company convicted of sexism

The Faroese Court yesterday sentenced a store in Argir with a DKK 1,000 fine plus legal costs for breaching the Sex Discrimination Act 1994. The private limited company was sentenced for posting a job advert which specified ‘man’, rather than ‘employee’, for a position in its warehouse.

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A celebration of Faroese seafood

The annual Faroe Islands Seafood Festival has truly cemented its place on the yearly calendar of events in the Faroe Islands. The festival, held for the fourth consecutive year on 5 May, highlights the remarkable seafood resources in the ocean surrounding the islands.