News and notifications

- Weekly bulletin

Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 21 January 2019

Last week's highlights

The króna depreciated by 6.4% last year.

Statistics Iceland estimate that the surplus of trade in goods and services was ISK 102.5 bn in the first 10 months of 2018.

The housing price index for the capital region increased by 0.1% between months in December, bringing the 12 month change to 5.9%.

The average number of employees (wage earners) during the 12-month period November 2017 – October 2018 increased by 3.3% compared to the previous 12-month period.

Registered unemployment was 2.7% in December, an increase of 0.5 percentage points compared to December 2017.

The week ahead

On Wednesday, Statistics Iceland will release the monthly wage index for December.

On Thursday, Statistics Iceland will release the results of its monthly labour force survey for December.

Markets 21 January 2019

Macro Overview 21 January 2019

News and Notifications - 21 August 2019 10:29 AM

Changes to tariff for Priority Pass

The fee for visiting Priority Pass airport lounges will increase from ISK 2900 to ISK 3900 as of 21. October 2019. At the same time, a fee of ISK 1900 will be charged on the re-issuance of Priority Pass cards.


More

Weekly bulletin - 19 August 2019 09:45 AM

Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 19 August 2019

Registered unemployment was 3.4% in June. Arion Research published an updated economic forecast.


More

Weekly bulletin - 12 August 2019 10:10 AM

Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 12 August 2019

Some 231,000 foreign visitors travelled through Keflavík International Airport in July, a YOY decrease of 17.0%. The Icelandic króna appreciated in the second half of July. The Government Debt Management Agency published its monthly Market Information report.


More