Iceland has risen four spots in the World Economic Forum's Global Competitiveness Index since last year.
Search and rescue association Landsbjörg have signed an agreement with boat manufacturer Rafnar to renew it's rescue vessel fleet.
Jón Trausti reynisson, editor of Stundin media outlet, has stated that Stundin will publish more reports from the Glitnir files.
The operational license of salmon farming companies Arctic Sea Farm and Fjarðarlax for a combined 17,500-ton sea pen farming in Patreksfjörður and Tálknafjörður has been revoked.
According to the chairman of the Icelandic Fur Breeder’s Association, it is likely that many mink farmers will close their operations if the government does not intervene.
Two Icelandic bloggers have been banned from using hidden advertisements in their posts, after having been found guilty of posting a hidden ads for a Canon camera.
Icelandair Group will start discussions today with creditors who own over 50% of the company's non-index-linked bonds.
News program Kveikur yesterday reported on examples of breaches of work regulations, pay disparity, and even labour trafficking foreign workers in Iceland are subject to.
The Hafnartorg area, situated between Laugavegur and Harpa music hall, has changed the face of downtown Reykjavík.
Primera Air, owned by the Icelandic Primera Travel Group, has laid off all of its staff and will apply for suspensions of payment tomorrow.
Icelandair flight attendants headed to the hospital due to unpleasantness, headaches, and signs of fatigue after experiencing reduced air quality in an aircraft.
The layoffs, which are part of new efficiency measures, affected employees in various positions and departments, in both the Reykjavík and Keflavík offices.
Insurance company VÍS is merging its service office around the country into six offices, at Selfoss, Egilsstaðir, Akureyri, Sauðárkrókur, Ísafjörður and Reykjavík.
Former prime minister Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir has publicly criticized Icelandair’s recent decision to get rid of all part-time positions.
Iceland’s Minister for Foreign Affairs says that Iceland is prepared to lend the UK a hand in developing a fisheries policy.
Helga Jónsdóttir, a former chairman of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) is temporarily stepping in as CEO of Reykjavík Energy.
Berglind Rán Ólafsdótti has been appointed CEO of ON Power, subsidiary of Reykjavík Energy after former CEO Bjarni Már Júlíusson was fired due to misogynistic conduct last week.
Áslaug Thelma Einarsdóttir says she spoke up about former ON Power CEO Bjarni Már Júlíusson’s misogynistic behaviour over a period of 18 months.
The ice-art gallery will feature sculptures that draw upon the Icelandic sagas and Viking history for inspiration.