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    Investment

  • New Iceland opens in Crawley Town centre
  • Iceland Venture Studio debuts $5 million fund to help pioneering ...
  • Marel: 2018 results - 15% revenue growth and a solid 14.6% EBIT ...
  • Iceland Seafood International hf: Shareholders Meeting ...
  • Iceland reveal plans for new undersea internet cable through to ...
  • Iceland Venture Studio Wants To Fund The Decentralized Future
  • Remarks by HE Ambassador Jin Zhijian at the Spring Festival Gala
  • EU cuts growth forecasts for region; will BOE emulate other central ...
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    Demographics

  • Simon Chapple: How many Māori lived in Aotearoa when Captain ...
  • Iceland's Population to Increase by 88000 in 50 Years
  • Looking for Solitude? Visit Iceland's Countryside
  • Frozen Food Market: Segmented by Application and Geography ...
  • Tourism pushes Iceland's CO2 emissions to record levels
  • Population boom in the village Vík in S. Iceland, thanks to tourism
  • Population of Iceland has now topped 350000: Immigrants make up ...
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    Export/Import

  • Norway kicks off 2019 with new record month
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    Public Spending

  • Iceland's budget airline WOW Air to enter India, offers one-way flight ...
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    Public Debt

  • Ásatrú Fellowship Considers Crowdfunding Temple Completion
  • Icelandic national debt now only 24.1% of GDP as government ...
  • Results of Bondholders' Meeting for bond category ICEAIR 15 1
  • National debt scheduled to drop below 20% of GDP in next few years
  • Nasdaq's Nordic Debt Market Continues to Grow
  • Treasury Debt Falls by ISK 88 Billion
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    Recent Econ Stats

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    2017-05-05ISBalance of Trade APRISK -11.2ISK-16.1B ®ISK -7.1B0
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    2017-05-03ISUnemployment Rate MAR0.0163.0% ®0.03200