We support foreign companies, investors and talents in making a successful start in Reykjavik Capital Area

We support foreign companies, investors and talents in making a successful start in Reykjavik Capital Area

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STUDY

The capital area has over 16,000 students enrolled in academic institutes.  They are located next to the Reykjavik city center…

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LIVING AND WORKING

Reykjavik Capital Area stretches from Hvalfjordur in the north to Hafnarfjordur in the south. The infrastructure in the capital area is extensive and modern. Distances are short; the average commute only takes around 12 minutes.

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SETTING UP A BUSINESS

Iceland ranks among the top countries in the world when it comes to the ease of establishing a business according to the World Bank.

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INVEST

Reykjavik Capital Area is a young, vibrant area inhabited by an educated, highly skilled population. The capital area of Iceland; a Nordic country with an excellent infrastructure and a high quality of life.

Opportunities

Science City

The capital area offers great opportunities for knowledge-based industries such as biotechnology in the Reykjavik Science Park. US medical company Amgen has a subsidiary company, Decode Genetics, in park. Newly build headquarters of Alvogen pharmaceuticals are also in the Science Park.

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Tourism in Iceland Investing in Iceland’s growth engine

A key driver of Iceland’s shift in fortune Massive surge in tourist arrivals since 2010 has bolstered Icelandic growth.

Data Center

With is abundant supply of green, renewable energy, the capital area is positioning itself as a prime location for international data centers. Today there are two international data centers offering their services in the greater capital area: Verne Global and Advania. Among their clients are BMW, Datapipe, RMS, CCP Games and Opera Software.

 

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Monetary Bulletin 2018/4 from The Central Bank of Iceland https://t.co/IZo3joEcp6

- November 13, 2018

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RT @visitreykjavik: An aurora forecast website has been launched, which provides detailed data on the auroras, from solar wind speed, cloud…

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The Icelandic economy expected to grow by 3.8% this year. https://t.co/hmDKJZ19kC

- November 13, 2018

Municipalities in the capital area

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