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'Moving to Gothenburg gave me the ultimate work-life balance'

Forest strolls. Seaside vistas. And a job at Volvo Cars. Learn how one woman moved with her family to Gothenburg and why stories like hers are becoming increasingly common in west Sweden.

 
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The biggest terror threat facing Sweden in 2017

A new report has evaluated the likelihood of a terror attack on Swedish soil in 2017.

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A Swedish guide to the best of New York

New York: the city that never sleeps, and never fails to impress. And it's closer to Sweden than you might think!

 
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Increased xenophobia or business as usual? Swedes on life in Brexit Britain

The Local spoke to Swedes in the UK to find out first hand how their lives had changed following the Brexit vote, if at all. Here's what they had to say.

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5 reasons UK expats should get healthcare help from home

Navigating the health care system in another country can be tough, and even when it all works out, sometimes you just miss the comfort of the system back home. But there's a solution.

 
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Where to find the best international food in Stockholm

We have all been there: looking from place to place in search of food from home that Swedish stores and restaurants just don't carry. We asked our readers to help us put together this list of the best places to find non-Swedish foods in Stockholm.

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Yes, housing construction in Stockholm is booming

Find out just how many new homes will be built in Stockholm in the coming years.

 
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Opinion: Why the West should not follow Trump's lead

Journalist Edinah Masanga writes about why she thinks Donald Trump's election makes it even more important for Sweden to be a champion for human rights.

How US expats can avoid tax trouble in 2017

Don't let inaction or ignorance about your US tax obligations ruin the New Year.

 
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Sweden has the world's third most expensive Big Macs: report

And the world's third most expensive, the UK's Economist magazine has reported in the 2017 edition of its famous Big Mac Index.

Gudrun Rógvadóttir: 'We're Nordic, and that's a huge advantage'

Ever heard of Faroese wool? Gudrun Rógvadóttir tells The Local about life on the Faroe Islands, tradition, and how a unique jumper epitomizes the Nordic-but-not nature of this isolated society.

 
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Has this Swedish startup crowdfunded the car of the future?

Australian Lewis Horne speaks to The Local about his career in Sweden and his sustainable vehicle startup.

Becoming an expat: where to start

Making the decision to move abroad isn't something to be taken lightly. There's plenty of boxes to be ticked, forms to be filled out, and general planning to be done. But where do you actually start?

 
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30 Swedish movies you must see before you die

Film buff Christian Ekvall picks out 30 definitive Swedish movies you must see to understand the soul of the country's cinema.

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Breivik's lawyer says isolation is harming the extremist's mental health

The mass murderer's "mental vulnerability" is a central issue in the appeals case over his prison conditions.

 

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Is it a good idea to paint your apartment white?

Houzz.se's Amanda Strömberg asks two experts about what you should think about if you want to paint your entire home white.

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