A bill on cheese imports newly passed by the Icelandic parliament will cause Icelandic consumers to miss out on 104 tonnes of duty-free imported cheese this year.
The Judicial Affairs Committee of the Icelandic parliament has proposed 69 individuals be granted Icelandic citizenship.
The Social Democratic Alliance, Pirate Party, Left-Green Movement, and Reform Party have formed a majority coalition in Reykjavík.
As of next year, all Icelanders will be assumed organ donors unless they explicitly state otherwise.
A bill which proposes lowering taxes on the fishing industry has received criticism from the opposition.
The results from the municipal elections in Árneshreppur have been charged, as environmental activists changed their legal residence to affect the voting.
Nearly 9 out of 10 Icelanders agree their municipal government should take a leadership role in environmental issues and consider the environment in their planning
Registers Iceland has requested police help verify legal residence changes, which have increased greatly on the eve of municipal elections.
The government of Malawi accepted a gift of five ambulances from the Icelandic government yesterday.
Minister for Foreign Affairs Guðlaugur Þór Þórðarsson has decided to increase aid funding to Syrians in need.
The Judicial Affairs and Education Committee will propose parliament dismiss the controversial bill proposing to ban circumcision.
A new poll shows the Independence Party as the favourite in the upcoming municipal elections in Reykjavík.
More than 400 Icelanders have signed an open letter to Prime Minister Katrín Jakobsdóttir asking her to increase government efforts to find Haukur Hilmarsson.
According to Mkrtchyan, some demonstrators are jokingly calling their protest the “Icelandic Revolution.”
“A lot of interesting things have come forth in the hearings on this issue, but they don’t seem to be of any interest to my ‘fan club,’ which has hung a target with my face on it on the wall of the newsroom.”
The Immigration and Asylum Appeals Board harshly criticized the Directorate of Immigration on their decision to deport an asylum seeker last October.
Former Prime Minister Sigmundur Davíð Gunnlaugsson paid one man over ISK 1 million to set up websites in support of him and gather information on journalists criticizing him.
Iceland approved a NATO declaration expressing full support for the air strikes in Syria carried out by the US, UK, and France.
Wage negotiations between the Icelandic Association of Midwives and the state have been in a deadlock for months.
The Director of the Reykjavík Child Welfare Department has resigned amid controversy surrounding former employees suspected of sexual offences, prostitution, and trafficking.