Capital Controls Lifted
As of March 14th 2017, capital controls in Iceland are lifted. The removal of the capital controls represents the completion of Iceland's return to international financial markets.
The President's Address on Sustainability
The President of Iceland, Mr. Olafur Ragnar Grimsson, addressed the Sustainable Innovation Forum in Paris 2015. The President's full address is now available online.
Data Centers Embrace the Cold
Iceland is one of Europe´s hotspots, or more specifically 'coldspots', for data centers according to a recent article in FDi magazine. And Verne Global is said to have hit the jackpot for data center locations with their Icelandic location.
Iceland’s competitive advantages as a global Data Centre location
An independent study reveals that Iceland is well positioned to become an international datacenter hub. The study results show unique advantageous clean energy reserves, competitive power prices and solid infrastructure that make Iceland a highly attractive location for datacentres. The study was conducted by BroadGroup Consulting and published by Landsvirkjun, Iceland's national power company.