All the shelves are now empty.

Mál og Menning Book Store Permanently Closed

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Deserted Buildings on Laugavegur: Video

12 Oct A stroll down Laugavegur, the main shopping street in Reykjavík, gives you a strange feeling.

Guðmundur Fertram Sigurjónsson, CEO of Kerecis.

Using Fish Skin to Heal Wounds

10 Oct A highly successful biotech firm in the West Fjords of Iceland produces a product from fish skin that helps heal traumatic wounds.

The packaging is colorful.

Sweet Tidings from Icelandic Chocolate Factory

22 Sep Icelandic chocolate manufacturer Omnom has sweet tidings to report, following coverage on Netflix.

Icelandair’s Public Offering Great Success

18 Sep Icelandair Group’s public share offering successfully concluded yesterday afternoon.

Critical Moment for Icelandair

17 Sep Icelandair Group’s public offering began yesterday morning and will conclude today at 4 pm.

From the filming of an episode of Game of Thrones.

Iceland Attracts Foreign Film Makers

9 Sep As a result of the weakening of the Icelandic króna, Iceland has become more attractive to foreign film production companies as a place to film.

Centric Guesthouse, Lækjargata.

Innovative Use of Otherwise Empty Hostels

6 Sep In response to decreasing demand during the COVID-19 pandemic, some Icelandic hostels are now using their rooms in innovative ways.

Icelandair Has Issued 104,000 Refunds

19 Aug The majority of Icelandair passengers have changed the date of their flight or accepted travel credit vouchers when their flight has been canceled.

Icelandair Postpones Public Offering

18 Aug Icelandair Group has postponed its public share offering.

Icelandair and Boeing Reach Agreement

12 Aug Icelandair Group has reached an agreement with all its creditors, in addition to reaching a final settlement with Boeing regarding the impact of the aircraft manufacturer’s grounding of its 737 MAX aircraft last year.

Róbert Wessmann, CEO and founder of Alvotech.

Icelandic Biopharmaceutical Company Alvotech Signs Huge Contract with Teva

6 Aug A collaboration agreement, one of the largest business contracts ever made with an Icelandic company, has been signed between the Icelandic biopharmaceutical company Alvotech and Teva Pharmaceuticals.

Icelandair Postpones Offering of New Shares

30 Jun Icelandair Group’s public offering has been postponed until August.

One Third Wants Refund from Icelandair

18 Jun Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, numerous Icelandair flights were canceled, but obtaining a refund from the airline has proven difficult for customers.

Grounded 737 MAX aircraft.

Icelandair Wants to Cancel Purchase of Ten 737 MAX Jets

10 Jun Icelandair Group is looking into the possibility of canceling the purchase of ten Boeing 737 MAX aircraft the company ordered, but have yet to be delivered.

One of Icelandair's Boeing 737 MAX aircraft.

Icelandair not Required to Receive All 737 MAX Jets

27 May Should Boeing’s delivery of the 737 MAX aircraft ordered by Icelandair Group be delayed more than 12 months, based on current agreements, then the latter has the option to cancel the purchase.


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