IN BRIEF: How to get your Covid-19 vaccine pass in Sweden
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IN BRIEF: How to get your Covid-19 vaccine pass in Sweden

From December 1st, many large events in Sweden will require attendees to show proof of double-vaccination status. Here's how to apply for a Swedish Covid-19 vaccine pass – and what to do if you can't get one.

EXPLAINED: What changes about life in Sweden in December?
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EXPLAINED: What changes about life in Sweden in December?

New report: ‘Mild and tardy measures’ led to Sweden’s Covid death rate

New report: ‘Mild and tardy measures’ led to Sweden’s Covid death rate

Anders Tegnell: ‘Omicron won’t change Sweden’s Covid strategy’

Anders Tegnell: ‘Omicron won’t change Sweden’s Covid strategy’

Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday
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Today in Sweden: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday

TODAY: Sweden rolls out Covid passes for events – but some foreigners are still excluded

TODAY: Sweden rolls out Covid passes for events – but some foreigners are still excluded

Sweden tightens Covid-19 testing guidelines for international arrivals

Sweden tightens Covid-19 testing guidelines for international arrivals

International careers: six leadership lessons from six top CEOs

International careers: six leadership lessons from six top CEOs

It requires a special range of skills and traits to steer a multinational company to success. But you don't have to be a CEO to be a leader. If you're following an international career, what lessons can you learn from those at the top to help you become the best you can be?

The fast-growing Swedish city attracting global talent

The fast-growing Swedish city attracting global talent

Meet the international entrepreneurs making Stockholm’s neighbourhoods vibrant

Meet the international entrepreneurs making Stockholm’s neighbourhoods vibrant

‘A real eye-opener’: the Swedish university future-proofing careers

‘A real eye-opener’: the Swedish university future-proofing careers

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Swedish schools: a day in the life of an international boarding student

Swedish schools: a day in the life of an international boarding student

Boarding schools are a rarity in Sweden. But one historic school, in a magnificent forest setting near Stockholm, counts around 200 boarders among its 700 students. Here, a student from Germany talks us through a typical day and how the boarding experience is allowing her to reconnect with her Swedish family roots.

Studying in Sweden: seven tips for perfecting your application letter

Studying in Sweden: seven tips for perfecting your application letter

Winter escapes: treat yourself with a trip to the ‘Venice of the north’

Winter escapes: treat yourself with a trip to the ‘Venice of the north’

How to become a Lord or Lady (and help save the Scottish Highlands)

How to become a Lord or Lady (and help save the Scottish Highlands)

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Working in Sweden: five reasons to protect your income

Working in Sweden: five reasons to protect your income

Uncertainty is a fact of life even at the best of times and much of what we thought was certain or secure has proven to have shaky foundations over the past couple of years. Long-term unemployment in Sweden recently hit a record level of 190,000, while tens of millions of jobs have been lost worldwide due to the pandemic.

Here’s how to learn Swedish if you have a medical degree

Here’s how to learn Swedish if you have a medical degree

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Covid booster shots in Sweden: Who can get them and how to book

Covid booster shots in Sweden: Who can get them and how to book

Now that Sweden has started offering booster shots, some of The Local's readers have been wondering how to go about booking, and whether they're eligible. Here's our guide on how it's done.

Covid infections in Sweden on the rise

Covid infections in Sweden on the rise

Coronavirus: The latest news about the pandemic in Sweden
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Coronavirus: The latest news about the pandemic in Sweden

Postal applications for Sweden’s Covid vaccine pass face long delays

Postal applications for Sweden’s Covid vaccine pass face long delays

READERS REVEAL: Five tricks for winning the apartment hunt in Sweden
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READERS REVEAL: Five tricks for winning the apartment hunt in Sweden

The best tips always come from those who've been there, done that. The Local's readers share their top tactics for successfully finding, viewing and buying your first apartment in Sweden.

Buying vs renting in Sweden: Which is best?
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Buying vs renting in Sweden: Which is best?

Swedish vocabulary: The words and phrases you need to survive the job hunt

Swedish vocabulary: The words and phrases you need to survive the job hunt

In many companies across Sweden, English is the working language, but understanding at least some Swedish will serve you well in the search for a job.

Eight essential Swenglish words the world should adopt right now
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Eight essential Swenglish words the world should adopt right now

How Denmark plans to attract more workers from Sweden

How Denmark plans to attract more workers from Sweden

A new cross-border collaboration to match Swedish job seekers with Danish employers aims to solve the late-pandemic labour crises in both countries.

Ten key questions to help you plan your Swedish pension now
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Ten key questions to help you plan your Swedish pension now

Nine spooky spots and ghosts around haunted Sweden
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Nine spooky spots and ghosts around haunted Sweden

As the days grow darker and the Swedish weather chillier, The Local lists some of the most haunted places in the Nordic country to help you get into the Halloween spirit.

COMPARE: What Covid rules are in place for the ski season across Europe?
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COMPARE: What Covid rules are in place for the ski season across Europe?

Cinnamon Bun Day: Six sticky facts about Sweden’s beloved bun

Cinnamon Bun Day: Six sticky facts about Sweden’s beloved bun

Have your say: Is Vienna really the world’s least friendly city for foreigners?
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Have your say: Is Vienna really the world’s least friendly city for foreigners?

After a recent survey ranked Vienna as one of the hardest places for foreign residents to get settled, and the very worst for local friendliness, we want to hear from you.

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KEY POINTS: What changes about life in Denmark in December 2021
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KEY POINTS: What changes about life in Denmark in December 2021

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The fast-growing Swedish city attracting global talent
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The fast-growing Swedish city attracting global talent

French Word of the Day: Claquer
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French Word of the Day: Claquer

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