Insurance company VÍS is merging its service office around the country into six offices, at Selfoss, Egilsstaðir, Akureyri, Sauðárkrókur, Ísafjörður and Reykjavík.
Former prime minister Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir has publicly criticized Icelandair’s recent decision to get rid of all part-time positions.
Iceland’s Minister for Foreign Affairs says that Iceland is prepared to lend the UK a hand in developing a fisheries policy.
Helga Jónsdóttir, a former chairman of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) is temporarily stepping in as CEO of Reykjavík Energy.
Berglind Rán Ólafsdótti has been appointed CEO of ON Power, subsidiary of Reykjavík Energy after former CEO Bjarni Már Júlíusson was fired due to misogynistic conduct last week.
Áslaug Thelma Einarsdóttir says she spoke up about former ON Power CEO Bjarni Már Júlíusson’s misogynistic behaviour over a period of 18 months.
The ice-art gallery will feature sculptures that draw upon the Icelandic sagas and Viking history for inspiration.
Skiptimynt, a cryptocurrency exchange company, is now registered with Iceland’s Financial Supervisory Authority.
“Such production practices are a threat to wild salmon and trout stocks and have numerous negative environmental impacts on the ecosystem of Iceland,” wrote chef Garðar Kári Garðarson.
“Iceland has become expensive in comparison with many other countries,” interim CEO Bogi Nils stated in an interview. “We’ve reached the size where it could be advantageous to outsource or transfer certain operations.”
Around 120 companies could face daily fines in January if they do not obtain equal pay certification.
The Icelandic Treasury’s debt has fallen by over ISK 88 billion ($809m/€710m) over the past 12 months.
Pharmaceutical company Alvogen is spearheading a lawsuit objecting to the use of their drugs in the execution of a prisoner in Nevada.
This welcome stability is thought to be due to several factors, not least of which is increased confidence in the Icelandic economy.