In a world first, Iceland has made it illegal to pay men more than women. Under new legislation, which came into force on Monday, agencies of government and companies employing […]
Left-Green Movement Katrín Jakobsdóttir has spoken to the leader of the Independence Party, Bjarni Benediktsson, to discuss a possible coalition government. According to Icelandic newspaper Morgunblaðið, Benediktsson also spoke with the Progressive Party […]
Coalition talks led by the Left-Green Movement have broken down after the Progressive Party pulled their support. Katrín Jakobsdóttir, the leader of the Left-Green Movement, had attempted to form a […]
Katrín Jakobsdóttir, the leader of the Left-Green Movement, has been granted the mandate to form the next Icelandic government by President Guðni Th. Jóhannesson. Katrín met with the President earlier today […]
Iceland’s main centre-right party has remained the largest party after a snap election yesterday.
Today, thousands of Icelanders are going to the polls for the second time in a year amid a dark cloud of political corruption. Here’s what you need to know.
With the Icelandic election just days away, here’s a closer look at some of the parties currently not represented in the Icelandic parliament who are hoping to gain representation in this year’s election.
With the Icelandic election just days away, here is a closer look at the Social Democratic Alliance; a party that was once the largest left-leaning party in Iceland but has lost significant support over the last eight years.
With the Icelandic election now less than a week away, here is a closer look at Bright Future; one of the Independence Party’s coalition partners until they quit last month, sparking fresh elections.