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10 Safest Countries When War Comes

A third world war, you shouldn’t think about it, but there is no denying that there are more and more great tensions in the world; a trade war between America and China, tensions between India and Pakistan, Brexit, the migration crisis, the climate crisis and the conflict between Saudi Arabia and Iran, to name a few. What… Read More »

Top 10 Largest Islands in Europe

The European continent is home to many islands, whose surface area ranges from just a few hectares to more than 200,000 square kilometres. Numerous European islands grew into paradisiacal holiday destinations with an extensive tourist infrastructure. Consider, for example, the Greek and Spanish islands in the Mediterranean Sea. On the other hand, some islands, especially those in the far north, are very… Read More »

Iceland Culture of Business

Culture of business dealings Subchapters: Introduction Addressing Business Meeting Communication Recommendations Public Holidays Introduction Icelanders belong to a Nordic group in their mentality, whose behavior is shaped by the fact that it is a small society where everyone knows everyone. The official language is Icelandic, which belongs to the group of Scandinavian languages. Knowledge of… Read More »

Iceland Basic Information

Basic data Capital Reykjavík Population 0.38 million Language Icelandic Religion Icelandic Evangelical Lutheran Church (62%), no religion (8%), Catholic (4%), other (26%) State system parliamentary republic Head of State Guðni Thorlacius Jóhannesson Head of government Katrin Jakobsdóttir Currency name Icelandic Krona (ISK) Travel Time shift -1 hour (in summer -2 hours) Economy 2021 Nominal GDP… Read More »

Iceland Religion, Geography, Politics and Population

Religion in Iceland Most of the believing population of Iceland is Lutheran, 4% belongs to other Protestant denominations, about 2% belongs to the Roman Catholic Church. Transport in Iceland The best way to get to Iceland is by plane. There are two international airports here – Reykjavik and Keflavik. There are no railways in the… Read More »

History of Iceland

According to historyaah, the name Iceland (“ice country or land of ice”) was given by the Norwegian Viking Flowki. The first Scandinavian settler was Ingoulfur Adnarson, who in 874 landed in the area of ​​the current capital of Reykjavik (translated as “smoking bay”). The nature of the settlement determined the features of the social and… Read More »

Iceland Travel Facts

The island state of Iceland is located in northwestern Europe and is perhaps one of the most exciting countries on earth. Nature-loving travelers will discover many beautiful natural wonders here. Iceland is alive – you can feel that everywhere in this wonderful country. Capital City Reykjavik Size 103,125 km² Resident 353,070 Official Language Icelandic Currency… Read More »

Iceland Economy

Business With a gross national income (GNI) of (2018) 52 103 US dollars per capita, Iceland is one of the northern European countries with very high material prosperity. The stability and growth-oriented market economy of Iceland was able to show success from the 1980s. Iceland was particularly hard hit by the global financial market crisis… Read More »

SAT Test Centers and Dates in Iceland

According to the College Board, there are 1 test centers for SAT and SAT Subject Tests in Iceland. Please note that before you register either of the SAT exams, you should choose your test date and test location. Each testing location is affiliated with an educational institution, such as high school, community college, or university.… Read More »

GMAT Test Centers in Iceland

GMAT Testing Locations We have found 1 GMAT test centre in Iceland, located in Reykjavik. For specific test dates of 2019, please refer to the end of this page. Promennt Skeifan 11 b 108 Reykjavik Iceland Phone: +3545197550 Test Center Information Promennt er í skeifunni 11b á 2. hæð. Húsið er rautt á lit á bak… Read More »

TOEFL Test Centers in Iceland

The TOEFL iBT test is offered in this location. The list below shows testing regions, fees and dates as of February 15, 2019, but availability may change when you register. Fees are shown in US$ and are subject to change without notice. To find the most up-to-date list of available test centers (including addresses), dates and times, click the button… Read More »