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Iceland has one of the world's most reliable power infrastructures, renewable power sources, ideal climate for free cooling and offers long-term contracts and scalable locations.

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Iceland focuses on a favorable environment for businesses in general.

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Doing Business in Iceland

The business environment in Iceland is fast moving, focused and company friendly, meeting the highest international standards.

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10 Good Reasons to Invest in Iceland

Social stability and technological innovation rank Iceland as one of the preeminent societies on Earth.

A One Stop Information Center for Foreign Investors

Iceland offers great opportunities for foreign investors where an advanced economy meets low corporate taxes and incentives for foreign direct investment.

Iceland provides abundance of sustainable energy from hydro and geothermal resources, offers a European legislative framework and maintains a highly skilled workforce. Invest in Iceland offers a free of charge service in guiding you through the regulatory framework and help find successful investment opportunities in Iceland.


 

Increased support for R&D

The Icelandic government announces increased support for R&D in its first Fiscal Strategy Plan 2019-2023. Tax concessions will be increased already 2019 and the ceiling on them will be removed later in the period.

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New Tier III Data Center in Reykjavik

Reykjavik's first large scale, sustainable, free-cooling, Tier III data center will be built as a joint venture by three ICT companies and a real estate developer. The stage is scheduled to be complete early 2019 but the fully developed data center,...

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Norsk Hydro to acquire ISAL aluminium plant

Norsk Hydro ASA has announced a binding offer to acquire Rio Tinto’s Icelandic aluminium plant ISAL. Increasing the share of Norsk Hydro's production, based on renewable energy, to over 70% is one of the reasons for the acquisition.

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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.

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