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Bitcoin in Iceland – Mining, trading and the future

Iceland – A Bitcoin Miner’s Dream Although Iceland is an incredibly beautiful country, it has also faced ugly times. In 2008 it was completely shatter by a financial crisis that almost completely crippled the economy. Despite the devastating effects of the crisis, efforts by the government narrowly avoided bankruptcy. Nearly every resident was affected by this situation and in the

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Iceland financial market

Why You Should Invest in Iceland Financial Markets and a Brief History Iceland has not always been associated with economic prosperity; in fact, it’s been quite the opposite for many years. Iceland’s economy successfully survived a sovereign bankruptcy as well as a government collapse. Despite these economic pitfalls, a rebound fueled by extensive tourism could be stimulating the economy once

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Buy Property in Iceland

Buy property in Iceland The beautiful island nation of Iceland is so enchanting that you end up wanting to stay. You may have a number of questions such as how do you purchase property in Iceland? Can foreigners buy property in Iceland? And so much more. The prospect of purchasing property in a foreign country may seem intimidating, but there

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Doing Business in Iceland

Why Savvy Investors Are Doing Business in Iceland Iceland is an extremely beautiful country with a multitude of diverse landscapes, and it is often thought of as a vacation destination. But Iceland has much more to offer than its scenic beauty. Iceland has been renowned for its economic advancements, stability and technological innovations. It has consistently been regarded as one

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Hospitality in Iceland – Lucrative opportunities for investors

How Tourism is Fueling Iceland’s Economic Growth Tourism in Iceland is driven mainly by American tourists and accounts for the largest generator of hard currency and export growth in Iceland. Iceland experienced double digit growth numbers for the last few years, however tourism growth has reached a sustainable level recently, an advantage for investors. With the market cooling down, investors

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Startups in Iceland

One of the effects that the economic crisis had on Icelanders when the unemployment rate increased to 9% was evoking the entrepreneurial spirit. Fortunately, through this difficult period of time, many used it as an opportunity to tap their creative sides with original ideas, which, in return, have nurtured the growth of the country’s startup ecosystem. The foundation was already

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The Idea of Job Swap

For some people, the term job swap is a strange concept, but the process is not as uncommon as one would think and is gaining momentum in large companies. Nevertheless, it is something smaller scale businesses can consider as well. In essence, the idea is an opportunity to work in a similar firm as your own, but with a new

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Job Interview Prep Tip

More often than not graduation means entering a new stage in life, one where the “bubble”–the comfort of going to classes, doing a paper or passing an exam–“bursts.” Suddenly it is time to look for a job. And finding a good job in a competitive market might sound like science in its own right. Fear not. Where should you begin?

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ABOUT SWAPP AGENCY

Swapp Agency is an innovative recruitment firm in Reykjavik that focuses on helping people find jobs and companies to fill their openings in Iceland.

Swapp offers a range of services to their clients in operational support.

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Höfðabakki 9, Reykjavik / Iceland

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Phone: 00354 – 5195570

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