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In accordance with Softpedia, quoted also on the eBay auction for the domain name, Yahoo! will open a new office in Iceland. The Prime Minister Geir H. Haarde sustained that “this is a very exciting idea and it is positive that Iceland is shown such interest. Yahoo’s representatives have found out that there is a friendly environment for such operations here”.
“Iceland is known to be environmentally friendly and to offer inexpensive energy. We are very satisfied with what we have seen and Icelandic investors are interested in the idea,” Kevin Timmons, the vice-president of Yahoo, added.