Oddsson waives pension while at Central Bank

Davíd Oddsson, former prime minister, started his new job as chairman of the board of governors at Iceland’s Central Bank yesterday. In his new position he has the right to receive a retirement pension for his 13 years as prime minister and one year as foreign minister.

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A day in the life of the president

The president of Iceland, Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson and his wife, Dorrit Moussaieff, will go on a official trip to the township of Hafnarfjördur today. Hafnarfjördur is less than one mile from their residence Bessastadir.

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