A midwives’ strike has put added strain on the National University Hospital.
The US Department of State’s yearly trafficking report states Iceland could be doing more to combat the practice.
Prime Minister Katrín Jakobsdóttir said she will discuss disarmament at her first ever NATO Summit today.
Women now make up the majority in city council, which may make it more difficult to achieve an exact gender balance on all of the standing committees.
CEOs of three government-owned companies have enjoyed four times the wage hikes of the average Icelander in recent years
Icelandic Minister of Education Lilja Dögg Alfreðsdóttir is putting forth an action plan to increase the number of teachers around the country.
Minister for Foreign Affairs Guðlaugur Þór Þórðarson will discuss the Haukur Hilmarsson case with Turkey’s Minister of the Economy today.
Logi Einarsson, chairman of the Social Democratic Alliance, says Icelanders must denounce the US government’s policy of separating migrant children from their parents.
Some of Iceland’s most populous municipalities are still looking for a mayor following the municipal elections May 26.
A bill on cheese imports newly passed by the Icelandic parliament will cause Icelandic consumers to miss out on 104 tonnes of duty-free imported cheese this year.
The Judicial Affairs Committee of the Icelandic parliament has proposed 69 individuals be granted Icelandic citizenship.
The Social Democratic Alliance, Pirate Party, Left-Green Movement, and Reform Party have formed a majority coalition in Reykjavík.
As of next year, all Icelanders will be assumed organ donors unless they explicitly state otherwise.
A bill which proposes lowering taxes on the fishing industry has received criticism from the opposition.
The results from the municipal elections in Árneshreppur have been charged, as environmental activists changed their legal residence to affect the voting.
Nearly 9 out of 10 Icelanders agree their municipal government should take a leadership role in environmental issues and consider the environment in their planning