Minister of Social Affairs and Equality and the National Queer Organization of Iceland have signed an agreement to strengthen services to LGBTQ individuals.
President of Iceland Guðni Th. Jóhannesson has invited Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark to Iceland this December to celebrate the centennial anniversary of Iceland’s sovereignty from Denmark.
Dissatisfied with the gender imbalance of speakers and panel participants, Albertína Friðbjörg Elíasdóttir, MP for the Social Democratic Alliance, walked out of an electricity symposium in Akureyri yesterday....
The Icelandic government will fund the preparation of a climate policy and action plan for the ministry offices.
Two parties have decided to put forth a motion of no confidence against Minister of Justice Sigríður Á. Andersen.
Icelandic Airline Air Atlanta, which received strong criticism for transporting weapons to Saudi Arabia, has now stopped all arms transport activities.
Icelandic company Air Atlanta transported hundreds of thousands of weapons to Saudia Arabia with license from Icelandic authorities.
Iceland ranks at number thirteen for the least corrupt nations in the world according to the 2017 “Corruption Perceptions Index” released by Transparency International this week, Despite the high ranking, Iceland is perceived as the most corrupt of the Nordic nations and its score has been...
President of Iceland Guðni Th. Jóhannesson has sent condolences to her majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark upon the death of her husband Prince Henrik.
One of the fastest-growing industries in Iceland today is tourism. Prime minister Katrín Jakobsdóttir, who took office late last year, considers it one of the most pressing issues facing Icelanders in the next few years.
Former President of Iceland Vigdís Finnbogadóttir was interviewed for the BBC Radio 4 podcast series “Her Story Made History” earlier this month.
Prime Minister of Iceland Katrín Jakobsdóttir has congratulated Prime Minister of New Zealand Jacinda Ardern on her pregnancy over Twitter.
Voting rates among immigrants dropped significantly between 2006 and 2014 according to a task force charged with improving them.
Former President of Iceland Ólfaur Ragnar Grímsson broke his pelvis in a skiing accident in Aspen, Colorado in December.
MPs of the Reform Party, Pirate Party, and Social Democratic Alliance have put forth a bill proposing substantial amendments to Iceland’s naming laws, including dissolving the Icelandic Naming Committee.
President of Iceland Guðni Th. Jóhannesson and First Lady Eliza Reid are on their first official visit to His Majesty Carl XVI Gustaf, King of Sweden.
Fourteen judges assume their posts today in the newly formed Land’s Court, which adds a new tier to Iceland’s judicial system.
Lawyers Ástráður Haraldsson and Jóhannes Rúnar Jóhannsson will receive compensation for the illegitimate handling of their application to Landsréttur, a newly formed mid-level court in Iceland.
Guðni Th. Jóhannesson, the president of Iceland, has donated all of his salary increase to charities, since receiving it in November 2016.
Young voters turned up in numbers at this year's parliamentary elections, as 75.2% of 18 and 19-year olds voted.