13 March 2009

Statement by the IMF Mission to Iceland

A mission from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), headed by Mark Flanagan, visited Reykjavik February 26-March 13 to conduct discussions for the first review under the US$2.1 billion Stand-By Arrangement, approved on November 19, 2008 (see Press Release No. 08/256). The mission had productive meetings with senior government officials, as well as representatives of the private sector and labour organizations.

IMF's press release can be approached here

A press release from the PM's Office on the same subject is on their website.