The Icelandic Ministry of Education and Culture is considering lifting the ban on advertising alcohol and tobacco products.
Hospitals, helicopters, and infrastructure are the focus of the government budget for the next five years.
A recent poll shows the Social Democratic Alliance has the most support in Reykjavík in the upcoming municipal elections.
The Icelandic government has postponed all bilateral meetings with Russian officials and will not send any Icelandic officials to the World Cup in Russia this June.
Bidding information will be released today on the U.S. Navy’s planned refurbishing of navy hangars in Keflavík.
President of Iceland Guðni Th. Jóhannesson congratulated Russian President Vladimir Putin on his election victory this weekend.
Prime Minister Katrín Jakobsdóttir met with Angela Merkel Chancellor of Germany, yesterday in Berlin, During their meeting, Katrín broached the matter of how best to proceed in the matter of Haukur Hilmarsson.
The Icelandic Ministry for Foreign Affairs is exerting efforts to locate Haukur Hilmarsson’s remains and bring them home from Syria.
Prime Minister of Iceland Katrín Jakobsdóttir will meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin on Monday.
Minister of Social Affairs and Equality and the National Queer Organization of Iceland have signed an agreement to strengthen services to LGBTQ individuals.
President of Iceland Guðni Th. Jóhannesson has invited Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark to Iceland this December to celebrate the centennial anniversary of Iceland’s sovereignty from Denmark.
Dissatisfied with the gender imbalance of speakers and panel participants, Albertína Friðbjörg Elíasdóttir, MP for the Social Democratic Alliance, walked out of an electricity symposium in Akureyri yesterday....
The Icelandic government will fund the preparation of a climate policy and action plan for the ministry offices.
Two parties have decided to put forth a motion of no confidence against Minister of Justice Sigríður Á. Andersen.
Icelandic Airline Air Atlanta, which received strong criticism for transporting weapons to Saudi Arabia, has now stopped all arms transport activities.
Icelandic company Air Atlanta transported hundreds of thousands of weapons to Saudia Arabia with license from Icelandic authorities.
Iceland ranks at number thirteen for the least corrupt nations in the world according to the 2017 “Corruption Perceptions Index” released by Transparency International this week, Despite the high ranking, Iceland is perceived as the most corrupt of the Nordic nations and its score has been...
President of Iceland Guðni Th. Jóhannesson has sent condolences to her majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark upon the death of her husband Prince Henrik.
One of the fastest-growing industries in Iceland today is tourism. Prime minister Katrín Jakobsdóttir, who took office late last year, considers it one of the most pressing issues facing Icelanders in the next few years.
Former President of Iceland Vigdís Finnbogadóttir was interviewed for the BBC Radio 4 podcast series “Her Story Made History” earlier this month.
Prime Minister of Iceland Katrín Jakobsdóttir has congratulated Prime Minister of New Zealand Jacinda Ardern on her pregnancy over Twitter.
Voting rates among immigrants dropped significantly between 2006 and 2014 according to a task force charged with improving them.