Viad Corp invests in Flyover Iceland


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.

National Budget Proposal 2018


The Fiscal Budget Proposal submitted to the Icelandic parliament Althingi today is consistent with the objectives of the five-year Fiscal Plan for 2018-2022, adopted by the Althingi last June.

The next steps in capital account liberalisation


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.

Interest rate decision, webcast, and Monetary Bulletin release


The Bank has published the Monetary Policy Committee’s (MPC) interest rate decision on its website as well as the Monetary Bulletin 2017/4. At 10:00 hrs., a press conference will begin where Már Guðmundsson, Governor and Chair of the MPC, and Þórarinn G. Pétursson, Chief Economist and MPC member, will explain the rationale behind the Committee’s de...

Monetary Bulletin 2017/4


Monetary Bulletin 2017/4 has been published on the Central Bank's website. Monetary Bulletin is published four times a year. The November issue contains updated inflation and macroeconomic forecasts and an abbreviated report on economic and monetary developments and outlook. Monetary Bulletin is also issued in Icelandic under the title Peningamál.

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