Icelandic supercomputers have been used to create a sort of digital “twin” of the human heart.
News 2017 - December
Minister of Finance Bjarni Benediktsson presented the budget bill of Katrín Jakobsdóttir’s government for the year 2018 in a press conference today.
The film crew of “Burial Rites” has visited Húnaþing vestra municipality, North Iceland, several times in order to explore the possibility of shooting there.
Prime Minister of Iceland Katrín Jakobsdóttir attended the One Planet Summit in Paris yesterday, where she announced her government’s plan to make Iceland carbon-neutral by 2040.
Use of foreign payment cards in Iceland amounted to ISK 188 billion (USD 1.8 billion/EUR 1.5 billion) in the first eight months of 2017, or ISK 23.5 billion per month.
Movie star Jennifer Lawrence is set to produce and star in 'Burial Rites', a film about the last execution of a woman in Iceland.
Around 1200 women from media, healthcare, and the airline industry have joined Iceland’s growing #metoo movement.