Bjarni Benediktsson, Iceland finance minister, talks about why the country still has capital controls in place and when they could be removed.» Read More
Fatigued by years of austerity and swayed by promises of debt relief, Icelandic voters dumped the Social Democrats from power on Saturday,returning a center-right government that ruled over its financial collapse five years ago.
Who's winning the "Game of Thrones?" As the Lannister and Stark clans battle it out, these three countries are cashing in.
Europe's financial crisis is costing lives, with suicides and infectious diseases on the rise, yet politicians are not addressing the problem, health experts say.
The $2.3- billion project by the small, British company London Mining Plc would also bring diesel power plants, a road and a port near Greenland's capital Nuuk.
LONDON-- Britain's Serious Fraud Office has ended an investigation of Iceland's Kaupthing bank after concluding there was insufficient evidence to justify extending the three-year probe.
*Iceland c.bank keeps rates unchanged. STOCKHOLM, Oct 3- Iceland's central bank kept interest rates unchanged at 5.75 percent on Wednesday and said it expected to have to tighten policy in the near future as its economy recovers.
BRISBANE, Calif.-- InterMune Inc. said Tuesday that Canadian regulators approved its lung-disease drug Esbriet. InterMune said Health Canada approved Esbriet as a treatment for mild-to-moderate idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis in adults.
The Bank of Japan eases, euro traders take profits, and Iceland says later for the euro — it's time for your FX Fix.
Peter Morici, Professor, Robert H. Smith School of Business at University of Maryland says central banks are preparing for the Greek election to result in a hung parliament.
Greece's election hangs over the market, but the Aussie is undaunted — it's time for your FX Fix.
A rate cut dents the Aussie dollar and economic blues hit the buck - it's time for your FX Fix.
Support is growing for Iceland to adopt the currency of the Great White North.
Iceland's Progressive Party wants to stop trying to join the euro and adopt the Canadian dollar instead.
If you have interest in eating pancakes with a president, sushi with a mayor, or a footbath with a government minister, this may be the time to make a trip to Iceland.
Olafur Ragnar Grimsson, president of Iceland, discusses how the country is making a comeback from the crisis of 2008.
A Chinese tycoon plans to buy a vast tract of Icelandic land for a $100 million tourism project which critics fear could give Beijing a strategic foothold in the North Atlantic, the FT reports.
The euro zone is stressing and central bankers are talking - it's time for your FX Fix.
Geir Haarde, Iceland's former prime minister, has been charged with criminal negligence over his part in the collapse of the country's banking sector in 2008, the first credible attempt to hold a head of government accountable for the failures in oversight that led to the global financial crisis.
How unloved is the euro? Even Iceland is spewing the single currency. Time for your FX Fix.
The dollar is stronger - really - and Iceland is planning a slow thaw. Your daily FX Fix, right here.