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Iceland First European Country to Sign Free Trade Agreement with China.

A Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between Iceland and China was signed on 15 April 2013 in Beijing by Mr. Össur Skarphéðinsson, Minister for Foreign Affairs and External Trade of Iceland, and Mr. Gao Hucheng, Minister of Commerce of the People's Republic of China,

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International conference on gender equality in the Arctic - 7.10.2014

The conference will focus on the living condition of women and men throughout the Circumpolar North, addressing access to and control over resources, representation in decision-making positions, political participation, regional development, human security, and material and cultural well-being More...

Iceland supports international measures against ISIS - 7.10.2014

Iceland is a country with no standing military forces and will therefore not contribute to any military action but by contributing humanitarian assistance.

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Minister

Gunnar Bragi Sveinsson

Gunnar Bragi Sveinsson

  • Minister for Foreign Affairs and External Trade since 23 May 2013
  • Member of the Icelandic Parliament (the Althingi) since 2009
  • Chairman of the parliamentary group of the Progressive Party since 2009
  • Member of the Foreign Affairs Committee 2011-2013

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