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Day: March 26, 2009

Iceland’s PM: Authorities Needed Action Plan

Prime Minister Jóhanna Sigurdardóttir said at a press conference on Tuesday that she does not comprehend why the Central Bank and Financial Supervisory Authority (FME) didn’t form an action plan for the government last year to save the economy.

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Debts Decrease by Billions in Iceland

The consumer price index dropped by 0.6 percent in March, which means that indexed mortgages of households in Iceland will decrease by ISK 8.4 billion in total at the end of this month, given that the total debt amounts to ISK 1,400 billion.

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New Scheduled Flights between Iceland and Seattle

Icelandair announced Seattle as a new destination yesterday. The airline will offer scheduled flights between Iceland’s International Airport Keflavík and Seattle-Tacoma International Airport four times a week, starting July 22, 2009.

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SPRON Claimants Surprised at IMF’s Involvement

After consulting with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the Icelandic Financial Supervisory Authority (FME) concluded that SPRON savings bank could not fulfill conditions on equity ratio, much to the surprise of its claimants.

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Norway and Iceland Discuss Mackerel Dispute

Iceland’s Minister of Fisheries Steingrímur J. Sigfússon contacted his Norwegian counterpart Helga Pedersen yesterday to discuss her harsh comments to the media on Tuesday regarding Iceland’s unilateral 112,000-ton mackerel quota.

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