The Icelandic economy has undergone drastic changes since the financial crisis in 2008. The report provides an overview of the current state of the economy, recent developments, and future prospects. A coverage of the recent labour market dispute has been added to this latest edition.
The Icelandic economy has undergone drastic changes since the financial crisis in 2008. The report provides an overview of the current state of the economy, recent developments, and future prospects.
A new version of the Corporate Governance Guidelines has been published. The Guidelines support company boards and executives in fulfilling their obligations effectively. Additionally, good corporate governance practices increase trust in business.
Here you can see a summary of pictures from the Annual Business Forum that was held at Hilton Reykjavík Nordica on February 12th 2015.
The annual Iceland Business Forum will take place at Hilton Reykjavik Nordica on February 9th 2017. The title of the Forum is “Children of Nature: The Future of the Resource Sector in Iceland". This year's focus is on the three main resource sectors; fisheries, energy and tourism. Our key speaker will be the renowned Wal van Lierop, a venture capitalist, corporate executive, top international consultant and university professor.
Hulda Bjarnadóttir has been appointed Managing Director of The International Division of The Icelandic Chamber of Commerce from March 1st and takes over from Kristin S. Hjálmtýsdóttir who now holds a position as the Director of the Red Cross in Iceland. For the past five years Hulda has served as a director of FKA, the Association of Icelandic Women Business Leaders, and she has been on various social and corporate boards.
The annual Iceland Business Forum was held at Hilton Reykjavik Nordica on February 11th 2016. This year, the title of the Forum was “Local Games or the World Championships? Domestic Operations in an International Context“. The focus was on the main drivers of increased productivity; technological progress and increased knowledge. Recordings from the event have now been made available on Youtube.
The Chamber has published a new edition of the report called “The Icelandic Economy”. The report covers the current economic landscape, recent developments and notable events in Iceland‘s political, economic and business environment and Iceland‘s future prospects with regards to the economy‘s external obligations and long-term growth prospects.