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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16.07.2015
Ambassador visits Volgograd
Iceland's President
Ambassador Jónsson visited Volgograd on 13-16 July. The Ambassador met with the Governor of Volgograd region, Mr. Andrey Bocharov, and senior officials. Possibilities for cooperation were discussed, including in the field of food processing. The Amba...
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15.07.2015
Trade consultations
Iceland's President
Yesterday Iceland and Russia conducted their annual consultations on trade and economic cooperation. High-level officials attended the meeting from both sides accompanied by representatives of fisheries and farming on the Icelandic side and manufactu...
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16.06.2015
Ambassador opens Marel office in Belgorod
Iceland's President
On 16 June the Ambassador took part in the formal opening of an office and service center in Belgorod of the Icelandic company Marel Food Products and met with staff and several of the company´s customers in the region.
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20.03.2015
Iceland at MITT travel expo
Iceland's President
The award winning destination "Iceland" is being promoted at the MITT travel EXPO in Moscow by a dedicated delegation from Promote Iceland and Icelandic tourism companies.
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16.03.2015
Special food promotion event
Iceland's President
Special Embassy event was held at the Culinaryon for chefs, restaurateurs, major catering companies, food distributors and journalists sponsored by Icelandic Glacial, Noi Sirius, Icecorp and KS Cooperative. Featuring Icelandic food products presented...
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13.03.2015
Ambassadors visit to Novosibirsk and trade delegation
Iceland's President
Ambassador Jónsson and Ása Baldvinsdóttir paid an official visit to Novosibirsk on 12-13 March. They laid flowers at the Monument of Glory in memory of those who fell in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945 and met with the Governor of Novosibirsk re...
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13.02.2015
Iceland at PRODEXPO in Moscow
Iceland's President
At PRODEXPO 2015 our master chef, Friðrik Sigurðsson, prepared Icelandic delicacies for prospective customers of Icelandic companies attending the exhibition.
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23.01.2015
Radio interview with Ambassador
Iceland's President
Today Ambassador Jónsson was interviewed by one of Moscow’s leading radio stations Echo of Moscow - http://echo.msk.ru/. The discussions included tourism in Iceland, Icelandic food, Icelandic water and interesting experiences in Russia and Iceland.
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12.12.2014
Advent reading in Moscow
Iceland's President
Moscow's second annual reading of the book “Advent”, by Gunnar Gunnarsson, took place on Friday the 12th of December. The event was organized by ODRI in cooperation with the embassy, the books Russian publisher, Skriduklaustur and the Moscow Library ...
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31.10.2014
Ambassador to Kazhakstan
Iceland's President
Ambassador Jónsson handed in his credentials as Iceland’s Ambassador to Kazakhstan, with residence in Moscow, on Oktober 7th. He was accompanied by a business delegation comprising of representatives from the transport- and travel industry.
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16.10.2014
Embassy of Iceland in Moscow on TWITTER
Iceland's President
To facilitate enhanced sharing of information about Iceland the Embassy will now tweet on Twitter in Russian about Icelandic Russian relations. We will include tweets on such issues as trade, politics, diplomacy, education, culture, sports etc. The e...
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26.09.2014
Nordic Days in St. Petersburg
Iceland's President
Today Ambassador Jónsson along with representatives of the Nordic countries and Nordic Council of Ministers opened the Nordic Weeks in St. Petersburg. An extensive program of Nordic events will take place from September 27th to October 24th. Iceland...
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12.09.2014
Meeting with Russian Fisheries Authority
Iceland's President
Yesterday Ambassador Jónsson met with Mr. Ilya Shestakov, the new Deputy Minister of Agriculture of the Russian Federation and Head of the Federal Agency for Fisheries, to discuss matters of common interest to Russia and Iceland in the area of fisher...
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01.09.2014
Arctic convoy memorial
Iceland's President
Yesterday Ambassador Jónsson attended the unveiling in St. Petersburg of a memorial to the WWII Arctic convoys. The ships that departed the UK, USA and Iceland for northern Russian ports played a role in the defense of Russia during the war and are p...
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