It’s unclear whether Iceland’s European Union application is no longer valid, or whether a new government could request that negotiations resume.
The Paris attacks will not have an impact on the decision of Icelandic authorities to receive refugees from Syria this year and next.
Jonas Gahr Støre, leader of the Norwegian Labor Party and former foreign minister, complains President Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson is stealing the scene.
At the United Nations General Assembly this week, Iceland voted against a nuclear disarmament resolution.
Prime Minister of Iceland Sigmundur Davíð Gunnlaugsson believes politicians need to be “more political” in order to set themselves apart from others.
Yesterday, the Nordic Council Session voted with overwhelming majority to encourage its governments to work toward a two-state solution in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and to recognize Palestine as an independent and sovereign state.
Prime Minister of Iceland Sigmundur Davíð Gunnlaugsson said in an interview with Iceland Review Online at the Northern Future Forum yesterday that he welcomes the possibility of connecting Iceland’s energy grid with Britain’s via a submarine cable but expressed the importance of...
British prime minister David Cameron, who was in Iceland yesterday for the Northern Future Forum, said he believed that both countries had now put Icesave behind them and were focusing on other issues.
At a meeting in Alþingishúsið, the Icelandic parliament building, yesterday, Prime Minister Sigmundur Davíð Gunnlaugsson and British Prime Minister David Cameron agreed to form a task force to look into the possibility of connecting Iceland’s energy grid with Britain’s via a submarine cable...
British Prime Minister David Cameron arrived in Iceland today to attend the Northern Future Forum in Reykjavík, which begins tomorrow. He met with PM of Iceland Sigmundur Davið Gunnlaugsson at Alþingi, Iceland’s parliament, this evening. The PMs plan to discuss relations and cooperation between...
Iceland’s prime minister, Sigmundur Davíð Gunnlaugsson, will host the Northern Future Forum in Reykjavík this week. The two-day seminar brings together the prime ministers and other representatives of the Nordic countries, the Baltic countries and the United Kingdom to discuss future trends in...
Chairperson of the Left-Green Movement Katrín Jakobsdóttir would like to see a “social bank” established in Iceland.
The Independence Party believes certain state-owned assets should be sold, such as RÚV― the Icelandic National Broadcasting Service.
Yesterday, the opposition repeatedly asked Prime Minister Sigmundur Davíð Gunnlaugsson to discuss the indexation of loans, but to no avail.
President Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson this morning opened the Arctic Circle Conference at Harpa concert hall.
The City of Reykjavík and the Directorate of Immigration this morning signed an agreement to provide services to up to 90 asylum seekers.
The connection of Minister of Education Illugi Gunnarsson with Orka Energy has been a bone of contention lately.
Presidential elections will be in Iceland next year, but so far, no one has announced the intention to run.