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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16.04.2010
Volcanic Eruption in South Iceland - Key Information

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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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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18.11.2009
Save the Date 2010
Iceland's President
DesignMarch 2010 is to be held 18 – 21 March. DesignMarch will colour the city of Reykjavik and the country. A wealth of events, interesting lectures and exhibitions reflect the diversity in Icelandic design.
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28.05.2009
Icelandic Collection
Markmið Icelandic-collection.com er að safna saman íslenskum hönnuðum og búa til kraftmikla sölusíðu fyrir erlendan markað. Á bak við þetta metnaðarfulla og mikilvæga verkefni standa Einar Thor, Davíð Hlíðkvist, Dean Kormann, Anna Signý Guðbjörnsdótt...
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27.04.2009
Icelanders to participate in the Carnegie Art Award

Out of a total of 148 nominated artists, the jury for the Carnegie Art Award 2010 has chosen 23 Nordic artists for this year's exhibition - and for the first time since its start in 1998, women dominate. Of the 23 ther...
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22.04.2009
First day of summer
DynjandiThe Embassy is closed on Thursday, April 23rd, which is the Icelandic national holiday "Sumardagurinn fyrsti" (First day of summer).
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08.04.2009
Policy rate lowered
The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has decided to lower the Central Bank of Iceland's policy rate by 150 basis points to 15.5 percent. Other interest rates of the Bank will be lowered accordingly.
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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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