Prices for apartment in the capital area are expected to rise an average of eight or nine percent annually in the coming years, according to an economist at Landsbankinn.
News 2018 - March
Data aggregated by cost-of-living website Numbeo found that half a liter of domestic beer in Iceland is, on average, 8.53€, making it Europe’s most expensive.
Representatives of the exiled Kurdish opposition in Syria delivered documents to Eva Hauksdóttir in Glasgow on Friday, confirming that her son, Haukur Hilmarsson, was killed during a Turkish air rain in Afrin on February 24.
The Icelandic Dog Sledding Club’s National Championships got off to a running start on Friday, with 60 dogs and their owners competing on a clear but icy day around Lake Mývatn in North Iceland.
The Directorate of Education botched both the standardized Iceland and English tests for 9th graders this week, as students could not connect to the testing server.
Two Icelandic books were chosen from nearly 200 submissions from around the world for the In Other Words children's literature in translation shortlist.
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 debate over a new bill that would make sweeping changes to Iceland’s naming law continues to rage, with the Árni Magnússon Institute for Icelandic Studies and Samtökin 78 issuing statements on both sides of the matter this week.