25.06.2010
'Iceland Inspires' Offers Music to the World
Iceland's President
Taking place on July 1 at 8pm GMT in Iceland and lasting approximately three hours, and be a mix of live music with some broadcast on a big screen, Iceland Inspires will be a free concert to any lover of the eclectic line-up and will be streamed live...
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28.04.2010
Afhending trúnaðarbréfs í Hollandi
Stefán Haukur Jóhannesson afhenti í dag, 28. apríl, Beatrix Hollandsdrottningu trúnaðarbréf sitt sem sendiherra Íslands í Hollandi með aðsetur í Brussel.  
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19.04.2010
Volcanic eruption in South Iceland

The volcanic eruption in the glacier Eyjafjallajokull in South Iceland is continuing but Icelandic civil protection authorities have the situation as regards public response fully under control. The affected areas have been evacuated an...
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09.04.2010
Icelandic Design on Internet

The most in-vogue icelandic designers decided to get together and sell their design via the icelandesign e-shop. The choice is big; you can buy clothes, ceramics, icelandic wool products, fish skin jewelry and bags as well as cosm...
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22.03.2010
Situation report on the volcanic eruption in Southern Iceland
Travelling restrictions remain in the area around where a volcanic eruption begun in Southern Iceland late Saturday night. Traffic on main roads has been reopened but travellers in the area are advised to exercise caution, follow instructions and not...
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07.01.2010
The Government committed to the Economic Program
Iceland's President
The President of Iceland has declined to sign a law authorising a state guarantee for repayment of loans provided by the UK and the Netherlands to the Depositors' and Investors' Guarantee Fund, intended to cover payment of the minimum deposit guarant...
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17.11.2009
Save the Date
Iceland's President
HönnunarMars 2010 verður haldinn dagana 18.- 21. mars. Dagskrá HönnunarMarsins verður spennandi og glæsileg en fjöldi viðburða, áhugaverðra fyrirlestra og sýninga munu endurspegla fjölbreytileika íslenskrar hönnunar.
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07.10.2009
The Snorri Sturluson Icelandic Fellowships

The Árni Magnússon Institute for Icelandic Studies invites application for the Snorri Sturluson Icelandic Fellowships for 2010. The Fellowships are granted to writers, translators and scholars (not to university students) in the...
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16.07.2009
Iceland´s application for EU membership

The Parliament of Iceland voted today in favour of applying for membership of the European Union. This follows a resolution proposal submitted by the Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. Ossur Skarphedinsson, to Parliament on 28 M...
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03.03.2009
Nordic commitment to green growth
Iceland's President
"The Nordic countries have every opportunity to be world leaders in innovative and climate-friendly energy. Investments in environmental technology and the sustainable use of energy resources will also create positive opportunities for growth," the I...
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27.02.2009
Prime ministers unanimous in support of Iceland
Iceland's President
The Nordic prime ministers fully support Iceland and are committed to helping the country out of its economic crisis, they told a press conference at the Blue Lagoon after their meeting on Thursday during the two-day Nordic Globalisation Forum.
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05.02.2009
Icelandic designer wins Forum Aid Prize
Iceland's President

"The Icelandic Designer Katrín Ólína was handed over the Forum Aid Prize earlier this week for her Cristal Bar interior design in Hong Kong. The Forum Aid Prize is among the most renowned within design and architecture.


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