Members of parliament are requesting explanations as to why a controversial celebratory meeting of parliament at Þingvellir this summer in honour of the hundredth anniversary of Iceland’s sovereignty was allowed to go way over budget
A restructuring of the government ministries is due to take place, with equality matters moving to the Prime Minister's office.
Rev. Páll Ágúst Ólafsson, regional minister in West Iceland, received a letter from the Bishop of Iceland two weeks after the Reykjavík District Court ruled that his appointment by the Bishop had not been according to law
“We have one simple demand,” read the press release. “[T]hat effective action be taken immediately to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.”
A proposal to make vaccinations a prerequisite for preschool registration was voted down by the Reykjavík City Council.
Five import companies are calling on the Icelandic government to reimburse them for import tariffs they paid on agricultural products.
Tensions flared on Friday when Left Green councilwoman Líf Magneudóttir stuck her tongue out at Independence Party councilwoman Marta Guðjónsdóttir during a meeting of the Reykjavík City Planning Board.
Primary school students in Reykjavík will receive all school supplies at no cost starting this year.
The Icelandic Association of Midwives has voted to approve a new employment contract with a 95% majority.
Three hundred airmen and 15 fighter jets have arrived in Iceland for NATO’s regular patrol of Icelandic airspace.
A ten-month-long wage dispute between the Icelandic Association of Midwives and the government may be over.
A Danish MP and vocal opponent of immigration will address the Icelandic Parliament today as a keynote speaker.