Why Is Iceland the Focus of Washington’s New Trade Strategy?
Opinion

Why Is Iceland the Focus of Washington’s New Trade Strategy?

Less than a month after his failed attempt to buy Greenland, Trump is now shifting attention to another Nordic nation—Iceland—but rather than offering to acquire the country, the U.S. administration is considering a sweet deal in free trade. So while the name of the game is tearing apart free trade, a free trade deal with Iceland…

Iceland Jail Top Bankers For 46 Years, Europe ‘Outraged’
Money

Iceland Jail Top Bankers For 46 Years, Europe ‘Outraged’

Iceland has found nine top bankers guilty and sentenced them to decades in jail for crimes related to the 2008 economic crash. On Thursday Iceland’s Supreme Court returned a guilty verdict for all nine defendants in the Kaupthing market manipulation case, after a long running court trial which began in April last year. Kaupthing was a…