Embassy's Jurisdiction

The Permanent Mission of Iceland in Geneva acts as the Embassy of Iceland to Switzerland and to Liechtenstein. Bilateral relations with Switzerland and Liechtenstein cover a variety of issues, mainly trade, culture and tourist information.

Basic Facts about Liechtenstein

Location: Central Europe, between Austria and Switzerland.

Area: 160 km2.

Official Language: German.

Religions: Roman Catholic 76.2%, Protestant 7%, unknown 10.6%, other 6.2% (June 2002).

Government Type: Hereditary constitutional monarchy on a democratic and parliamentary basis.

Economy: Despite its small size and limited natural resources, Liechtenstein has developed into a prosperous, highly industrialised, free-enterprise economy with a vital financial service sector and living standards on a par with its large European neighbours.

Information about the government, country and people of the Principality of Liechtenstein can be found on the official website of Liechtenstein and the CIA World Factbook

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