Sweden's parliament voted on Wednesday to extend the country's pandemic law for four months, giving it the opportunity to introduce further restrictions if the Covid-19 situation requires.
The devastating impact of climate change and the need for positive solutions is increasingly apparent all around the world. Sweden is recognised for its progressive approach to many issues, including sustainability – find out how one university is punching far above its weight in this area.
Some of Sweden's top universities have sharply criticised Sweden's tough new permanent residency rules for doctoral students, complaining it will damage both academic standards and national competitiveness.
Women are rising to the top in many industries. But reaching your full potential often requires a mid-career springboard. Three female leaders, from companies including Ericsson and H&M Group, tell us about the MBA that gave them new skills and greater confidence.
Like many of Stockholm’s international residents, Kathryn Mathews moved to Sweden for love and was soon ready to get stuck in with learning the language. That was almost eight years ago.
From September 29th, Sweden's national recommendation to work from home if possible will be lifted, along with most other pandemic restrictions. But can your boss force you back to the workplace?
It's time for Sweden to take back control of its borders, and let vaccinated people in, writes The Local's publisher James Savage.
For the first time, a Swedish landlord has been prosecuted for overcharging their tenant and subletting their apartment without permission from their own landlord.
Our vocabulary guide to some of Sweden's most essential weather words and sayings.
Personal networks account for a lot of career opportunities in Sweden, which makes the job-hunt a daunting task for foreigners even in non-pandemic times. But with the right CV and cover letter, you can impress hiring managers in Sweden – here's how.
Summer may be drawing to close, but in Sweden there's a consolation: It's mushroom-picking time!
Find out what's going on in Austria on Thursday, with The Local's short roundup of today's news.