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Icelandic Economic Weekly: Tuesday 11 June 2019

Last week's highlights

Number of foreign tourists fell by 23,6% in May YoY.

Preliminary figures for trade account in May show 16,4 B.ISK deficit.

The minutes of monetary policy committee meeting shows that all committee members voted in favour of lowering policy rate by 0.5 percentage points in May.

The week ahead

Statistics Iceland will publish public finance in Q1 next Friday.

Central Bank of Iceland will publish data for payment intermediation, monetary statistics in May next friday.

Central Bank of Iceland will publish data for Balance sheet of the Central Bank in May today.

Directorate for Labour will publish unemployment rate in May next friday.

Markets 11 June 2019

Macro Overview 11 June 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.


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.


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.