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  • Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs

    Republic of Iceland repays bonds for 62 billion ISK

    Republic of Iceland today completed repayment of bonds issued in 2011 maturing today. The outstanding balance on the bonds series totalled USD 503 million, or equivalent to around ISK 62 billion. Paym...


  • Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs

    Government Accounts 2015

    The results of Government Accounts for 2015 have now been published and the accounts forwarded to the Icelandic parliament Althingi. The current balance for the year was positive by ISK 20.0 billion, ...


  • Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs

    Treasury finances January-April 2016

    Statistics for Treasury finances for January-April 2016 are now available. Treasury finances January-April 2016


  • Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs

    Measures to curb the negative effects of inflows of foreign currency

    This afternoon, Bjarni Benediktsson, the minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, presented a bill to the Althing regarding amendments to the Foreign Exchange Act, the Act on the Handling of ISK Asse...


  • Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs

    Q&A on the Act on the treatment of króna-denominated assets subject to special restrictions

    Questions and answers on the Act on the treatment of króna-denominated assets subject to special restrictions and Central Bank of Iceland foreign currency auction are now available. Q&A on the Act...


  • Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs

    The next steps in capital account liberalisation

    This afternoon the Icelandic Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, Bjarni Benediktsson, submitted before Parliament a bill of Law that sets forth the next steps towards liberalisation of capital c...


  • Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs

    Second Meeting of the Financial Stability Council in 2016

    The second meeting of the Financial Stability Council in 2016 was held on Wednesday, 18 May, in the Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs. At its meeting the Council reviewed the main risk factors ...


  • Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs

    Treasury finances January-March 2016

    Statistics for Treasury finances for January-March 2016 are now available. Treasury finances January-March 2016      


  • Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs

    Fiscal Policy and Fiscal Strategy Plan for 2017-2021

    The five-year Statement of Fiscal Policy and Fiscal Strategy Plan for the public sector,  that have been presented before Parliament, entail that it will be possible in coming years to ...


  • Ministry of Social Affairs and Labour

    The Nordic Welfare Watch Final Conference

    Are the Nordic Welfare States Ready for Future Risks?  How can we prepare?  The Nordic Welfare Watch final conference in Iceland 10th of November 2016 in Hilton Reykjavík Nordica The Icelan...


  • Ministry for Foreign Affairs

    Hrannar Pétursson Political Advisor to the Minister

    Mr. Hrannar Pétursson has been appointed as a political advisor to the Minster for Foreign Affairs, as of today, 4 May. Hrannar is born in 1973 and has a wide-ranging professional experience. He work...


  • Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs

    Statement of Fiscal Policy and Fiscal Strategy Plan presented for the first time

    The five-year Statement of Fiscal Policy and Fiscal Strategy Plan for the public sector, presented before Parliament today, entail that it will be possible in coming years to prepare even better for t...


  • Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs

    Treasury finances February 2016

    Statistics for Treasury finances for February 2016 are now available. Treasury finances February 2016


  • Ministry for Foreign Affairs

    Parliament approves national security policy for Iceland

    On 13 April Parliament approved the Minister for Foreign Affairs' proposed Parliamentary resolution on a national security policy for Iceland, with no dissenting votes. Minister for Foreign Affairs Li...


  • Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs

    Tax Information Exchange Agreement with UAE signed

    A Tax Information Exchange Agreement, TIEA, between Iceland and the United Arab Emirates was signed today, thereby completing a joint Nordic campaign on agreements with low-tax jurisdictions, which be...


  • Ministry for Foreign Affairs

    Tax Information Exchange Agreement with UAE signed

    A Tax Information Exchange Agreement, TIEA, between Iceland and the United Arab Emirates was signed today, thereby completing a joint Nordic campaign on agreements with low-tax jurisdictions, which b...


  • Ministry for Foreign Affairs

    Iceland's new Minister for Foreign Affairs

    A new Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ms. Lilja Alfredsdottir,  took office today, succeeding Mr. Gunnar Bragi Sveinsson who had held the position since  23 May 2013. Ms. Alfredsdottir has hel...


  • Prime Ministers Office

    Government of Mr. Sigurður Ingi Jóhannsson takes office

    Ten ministers will take seat in the Government, five from the Progressive Party, and five from the Independence Party. Two of the current ministries, Ministry of Industries and Innovation, and Ministr...


  • Ministry of Social Affairs and Labour

    Workshop: Volunteer Organizations in Disaster at the Nordic House on April 25th 2016

    Volunteer Organizations in Disaster  at the Nordic House on April 25th.


  • Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs

    Iceland's participation in international actions to prevent tax evasion

    For years, the Icelandic authorities have placed emphasis on participating in collaboration aimed at preventing international tax evasion. The objective is to enhance transparency and increase the eff...

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