15.12.2016
Barents Euro Arctic Council meeting
Iceland's President
Our Chargé de Affaires attended the meeting of The Barents Euro Arctic Council under the Russian chairmanship. Topics of discussions included regional cooperation, tourism, immigration, transport, culture, health and social issues related to the Arct...
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06.12.2016
Seminar about the Arctic
Iceland's President
Our Chargé de Affairs attended the 6th international forum "Arctic: Today and the future" in Saint Petersburg. The forum is hosted by the Russian government and the Association of Polar Explorers. Iceland and Russia cooperate closely on matters relat...
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28.11.2016
Ambassador to Kazakhstan
Iceland's President
On November 28th Ambassador Asgeirsdottir handed in her credentials and formally became Iceland's Ambassador to Kazakhstan with residence in Moscow.
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18.11.2016
Visit and delegation to Murmansk
Iceland's President
A delegation of 10 Icelandic companies headed by Ambassador Asgeirsdottir visit Murmansk and participated in the Murmansk businessweek 15-18th of November. During the visit Ambassador and the delegation met with the Governor of Murmansk, visited the ...
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09.11.2016
Ambassador to the Russian Federation
Iceland's President
Ambassador Asgeirsdottir formally handed her credentials over to President of the Russian Federation V. Putin in a ceremony today in the Kremlin Palace.
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08.11.2016
Aquaculture cooporation
Iceland's President
Ambassador Ásgeirsdóttir attended the International scientific-practical seminar "Nordic –Russian cooperation in the field of biotechnology and fisheries” within the in the framework of the project "Nordic-Russian Center for Research and innovation i...
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21.09.2016
Visit to St. Petersburg
Iceland's President
The Ambassador attended the opening of Nordic weeks of culture in St. Petersburg, which will among other things feature Icelandic architecture and movies. The program included a visit to the annual innovation forum in the city where the Ambassador me...
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16.09.2016
New Ambassador
Iceland's President
Today H.E. Berglind Ásgeirsdóttir handed in her copies of credentials from the President of Iceland to First Deputy Minister For Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, V. G. Titov. That means the Ambassador has now formally taken up her post as I...
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30.08.2016
Arctic confrence
Iceland's President
This week the Charge de Affairs of Iceland in Russia and Professor Valur Ingimundarson of the University of Iceland attend the Sixth International Meeting of State Members of the Arctic Council, Observer States and the Scientific Community, hosted by...
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11.06.2016
Visit of Rector of University of Iceland to Moscow
Iceland's President
The Rectors of Lomonosov Moscow State University and the University of Iceland met during Rector Dr. Jón Atli Benediktsson´s visit to Moscow. On this occasion they reconfirmed the long standing association between the two universities by signing an a...
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09.06.2016
Access to historical archives
Iceland's President
Today an agreement was signed between the Russian State Archives for Social and Political History and the the University of Iceland. The agreement gives access for Icelandic academics to certain documents about Icelandic history stored in Russian arc...
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14.04.2016
Fisheries agreement
Iceland's President
Iceland and the Russian Federation share natural resources in the form of fish stocks and corporate in their management. Yesterday the two countries once more signed an agreement on Cod quotas and the right to purchase even further quotas. A sign of ...
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06.04.2016
Readmission agreement
Iceland's President
Iceland and the Russian Federation have concluded a readmission agreement between the two countries. Such an agreement is to facilitate a state accepting the re-entry of an individual (own national or third-country national), who has been found illeg...
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22.03.2016
Barents Euro - Arctic Council
Iceland's President
Today our deputy head of mission participated on behalf of Iceland in a meeting of the Barents Euro - Arctic Council under Russia's chairmanship of the council. Regional cooperation among the Nordic states and Russia is important in various fields, a...
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03.11.2015
Days of Icelandic culture at the Pushkin State Museum
Iceland's President
Yesterday “Days of Iceland”program was launched at the Pushkin State Art Museum in Moscow and will run throughout November . The project is a collaboration between the Pushkin State Art Museum , the National Gallery of Iceland, the Ministry of Educat...
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16.10.2015
DCM´s visit to Murmansk
Iceland's President
The Embassies Minister Counsellor and our Consul in Murmansk, accompanied by a representative from Icelandic company Skaginn-3X conducted meetings in Murmansk to promote Iceland, Icelandic interests and business opportunities for Icelandic companies....
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02.10.2015
Luxury travel promotion at the Embassy
Iceland's President
Tourism has in recent years become one of Iceland’s main industries. Assisting companies in selling tours to our beautiful and exciting country is always a pleasure. Today Ambassador Jónsson and Mrs. Baldvinsdóttir hosted representatives of HL Advent...
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18.09.2015
Icelandic film festival in Moscow
Iceland's President
Yesterday our Chargé de affairs and embassy staff participated in the opening of Icelandic film days in Moscow organized by Ragnheiður Pálsdóttir and associates, supported by Icelandic commercial enterprises. The Film festival will take place at the ...
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16.09.2015
Iceland participates in Russian meeting about the arctic
Iceland's President
Today and yesterday embassy staff represented Iceland at the 5th international conference on the arctic, hosted by Russia, along with representatives of the other nordic countries, USA, China, Singapore, India and South Korea. At the conference searc...
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10.08.2015
Gus Gus in Moscow
Iceland's President
Tonight Ambassador Jónsson and Mrs. Baldvinsdóttir hosted a press event at their residence in connection with the upcoming concert of Icelandic band GUS GUS at Club YoutaSpace, Ordzhonikidze str. 11. tomorrow the 11th of August. ‪#‎GusGus‬
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