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Synonyms for Faroes

a self-governing colony that is a possession of Denmark in the Faroe Islands

a group of 21 volcanic islands in the North Atlantic between Iceland and the Shetland Islands

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Faroe remains fully committed to the Fenja development and believes the entry of Suncor further demonstrates the attractiveness of the project on a stand-alone basis and Faroes remaining interest in Fenja will now be fully aligned with its existing 7.
FOOTBALL LIECHTENSTEIN v FAROE ISLANDS 7pm THE FAROE ISLANDS are favourites to prevail in this clash of the minnows and they should justify their odds and record a rare victory when they take on Liechtenstein, writes Joe Champion.
KYLE LAFFERTY has warned Northern Ireland they cannot take the Faroe Islands for granted in Torshavn.
ISLAND TEST: Brian Kerr was Faroes boss against Italy
In the second half, Faroes keeper Gunnar Nielsen turned a Karelis drive on to the post and Vasilis Torosidis thought he had scored but his effort was disallowed for a foul.
We are focused on the Faroes game and trying to get three points.
SNP MP Angus MacNeil said: "In the Faroe Islands, the price of diesel is 94p a litre, which is 50 pence a litre cheaper than in the Western Isles.
Faroe Islands fishermen have also been told they can triple their catch quota, to 85,000 tonnes.
Catching young fulmars in the Faroes was prohibited in 1938.
Icelandic shipping and logistics group Burdaras hf said on Tuesday (17 August) that its shipping subsidiary Eimskipafelag Islands and the Faroe Islands shipping company Faroe Ship had concluded a contract to merge the ownership of the two companies.
However, many followers of the nation's fortunes believe this performance still represented the worst result, simply because the population of the Faroes numbers no more than 45,000.
Former Real Madrid star, European Footballer of the Year and Danish international ace Simeonsen has played his part in making the Faroes hard to beat - and ridding them of their joke tag.
Kurtzke not only assembled unique sets of data on MS in the Faroes, he has also been involved in dozens of studies since then focused on triggering suspects.
Brasse is a significant project for Faroe and the region and it also highlights Faroes ability to continue to add significant value through low-cost drilling in our core areas.
The government of the Faroe Islands initiated, on 4 November, World Trade Organisation (WTO) dispute settlement proceedings against the European Union due to its imposition of coercive economic measures against the Faroe Islands, which ban imports of herring and mackerel products from the Faroes to the EU.