Viad Corp (NYSE: VVI) has acquired a majority stake in the Icelandic entity Esja Attractions and thus secured an ideal location in Reykjavik to construct FlyOver Iceland, expected to open in 2019. "Reykjavik, Iceland is a perfect location for a FlyOver attraction as the region is enjoying robust tourism growth with visitation expected to reach 2.7 million by 2019,” says Steve Moster, Viad's president and CEO.
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 controls in Iceland.
Málstofa um fjármagnshöftin og uppgjör þrotabúa gömlu bankanna verður haldin í Sölvhóli, fundarherbergi í Seðlabankanum í dag, þriðjudaginn 21. nóvember, kl. 15. Frummælandi verður Friðrik Már Baldursson, prófessor við Háskólann í Reykjavík.