Author Vigdís Grímsdóttir was today awarded the annual Jónas Hallgrímsson Award for her novel, Vaknaðu Þyrnirós, with actor Gunnar Helgason receiving acknowledgement for his contribution to the support of Icelandic.
News 2017 - November
Web hosting company 1984 Ltd. experienced a system breakdown yesterday, affecting thousands of individual Icelanders and many businesses who rely on their services.
Höskuldur H. Ólafsson, CEO of Arionbanki bank, stated it is not out of the question for United Silicon to declare bankruptcy at the beginning of next month.
FIFA has announced the seeding pots for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, placing Iceland in Pot 3.
Excess butter and milk from MS Iceland Dairies was sold to foreign buyers at only a fraction of the prices found in Icelandic stores.