Three board members of Glitnir Holdco ehf., along with a few Icelandic key employees of the company in Iceland, have already secured a total of ISK 875-1,525 million (USD 7.6 million, EUR 7 million) in bonuses.
News 2017 - January
Iceland ranks 14th among the world’s least corrupt nations, according to the Corruption Perceptions Index 2016.
Polar Seafood, the company that owns the trawler Polar Nanoq, sent out the following statement this morning:
PETA (People for Ethical Treatment of Animals) has donated 200 fur coats to the charity Family Aid of Iceland to be distributed to homeless Icelanders.
The official visit of Icelandic President Guðni Th. Jóhannesson and First Lady Eliza Reid to Denmark began this morning.
More than 2,700 people are planning to attend a gathering in memory of Birna Brjánsdóttir on Saturday.
RÚV reports today that Birna Brjánsdóttir’s ID was found in a waste basket onboard the trawler Polar Nanoq, when the police searched the ship.
The family of Birna Brjánsdóttir received letters of condolence yesterday, both from the president of Iceland and from the crew of Polar Nanoq.