News and Press Releases

24.5.2017 Ministry of Industries and Innovation The hunt for Marine data in an imperfect World

Presentation made by Dr. Grimur Valdimarsson

23.5.2017 Prime Minister´s Office Manchester terror attack - Prime Minister of Iceland expresses his condolences to the British Prime Minister

On behalf of the Government of Iceland I express my deepest condolences in the wake of the heinous attack that took place in Manchester last night .

4.5.2017 Ministry for Foreign Affairs The most powerful tool we have to safeguard our interests

Today, Guðlaugur Þór Þórðarson, Minister for Foreign Affairs, presented his annual report on Foreign and International Affairs to Parliament. In addition to providing an overview over foreign policy issues and events in the last 12 months, it lays down detailed, forward-looking foreign policy objectives.