Real estate prices in the Reykjavík capital area fell around 0.7 percent between months at the end of last year.
News 2018 - January
Passengers aboard nine airplanes that landed at Keflavík International Airport around 9 o’clock this morning are stuck in their seats due to weather.
The Icelandic Met Office has issued an orange warning for the capital area, as extreme weather has hit Iceland. Winds have reached up to 45 metres per second in some areas. Further extreme weather is expected in the next days.
The Icelandic Literature Centre received a record 119 grant applications for translation of Icelandic works in 2017.
Four silos at the closed cement plant in Akranes are still standing after two failed demolition attempts.
Farmers around Iceland are showing increasing interest in breeding so-called ‘leader sheep,’ unique to the Icelandic breed.
French dairy giant Lactalis has bought The Icelandic Milk and Skyr Corporation, producer of Siggi’s Skyr.
The handball player Guðjón Valur Sigurðsson set a world record today as he became the all-time top goalscorer in men's international matches.