Who should get tested for Covid-19 in Sweden?

Who should get tested for Covid-19 in Sweden?

Omicron has taken hold in Sweden, and the high demand on testing facilities has led to delays for booking tests, as well as changes in testing rules. So who should get tested, and how can they book?

UK to end ‘Day 2 test’ requirement for travellers from Europe

UK to end ‘Day 2 test’ requirement for travellers from Europe

The secret nap room in Swedish workplaces you didn’t know about
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The secret nap room in Swedish workplaces you didn’t know about

Sweden’s travel ban: The difference between exempt and approved countries
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Sweden’s travel ban: The difference between exempt and approved countries

How do you beat the stress of the Swedish property bidding war?
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How do you beat the stress of the Swedish property bidding war?

Why Europe could be headed for pandemic ‘endgame’

Why Europe could be headed for pandemic ‘endgame’

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

Five tech solutions to make your international life easier

Five tech solutions to make your international life easier

If you live abroad or frequently cross borders, staying on top of everything in your personal and working life can be challenging. But in today’s world, there are a host of innovative technologies that can help you to simplify things. 

VIDEO: How Gothenburg is leading the world towards emission-free travel

VIDEO: How Gothenburg is leading the world towards emission-free travel

Living in Europe: five tips for using your consumer power

Living in Europe: five tips for using your consumer power

Have an impact: five ways to shape a better world in 2022

Have an impact: five ways to shape a better world in 2022

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How Stockholm’s foodtech scene is helping people and planet

How Stockholm’s foodtech scene is helping people and planet

“I really love cheese and I wanted to tackle a really difficult problem," says Sorosh Tavakoli. The Local discovers why one entrepreneur is bringing talent from around the world to Stockholm to create plant-based cheeses (and fight climate change). And why this is just one example of the exciting projects taking shape in the city to create a better food system.

The video series shining a light on personal European stories

The video series shining a light on personal European stories

A parent’s guide: choosing a preschool or international school in Sweden 

A parent’s guide: choosing a preschool or international school in Sweden 

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My first year in Sweden: ‘It’s OK to lighten up and like your country a little’

My first year in Sweden: ‘It’s OK to lighten up and like your country a little’

Learn Swedish. Get a personnummer. Go cashless. Moving to a new country means going through a series of 'firsts'. The Local reader Alexander de Nerée writes about some of the challenges, quirks and adventures he has faced since moving to Sweden.

When will Sweden have daylight again? 
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When will Sweden have daylight again? 

Lucia with Sweden’s vaccine pass: How my daughter’s friends’ relatives got blocked
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Lucia with Sweden’s vaccine pass: How my daughter’s friends’ relatives got blocked

NAKED SHOCK! And the other unique tabloid words you’ll see in Sweden

NAKED SHOCK! And the other unique tabloid words you’ll see in Sweden

You won't learn them in your Swedish for Immigrants class and you probably won't even hear them in daily conversation. But you can't avoid them, because they are splashed across every tabloid frontpage in Sweden. Here's what they mean.

Swedish word of the day: slarva

Swedish word of the day: slarva

What are the Covid rules in place at ski resorts across Europe?
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What are the Covid rules in place at ski resorts across Europe?

The winter spike in Covid infections across Europe means another ski season will take place under health restrictions and recommendations. Here's what you need to know about the rules in different countries.

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

How to pick mushrooms in Sweden like you’ve been doing it all your life
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How to pick mushrooms in Sweden like you’ve been doing it all your life

UK to end ‘Day 2 test’ requirement for travellers from Europe

UK to end ‘Day 2 test’ requirement for travellers from Europe

The British government has announced the end of testing requirements for fully vaccinated travellers, including the post-arrival Day 2 tests that travellers from Europe have previously been forced to pay for.

What are Denmark’s new rules for isolation after testing positive for Covid-19?

What are Denmark’s new rules for isolation after testing positive for Covid-19?

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VIDEO: How Gothenburg is leading the world towards emission-free travel
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VIDEO: How Gothenburg is leading the world towards emission-free travel

Vaccine pass for visitors in France – your questions answered

Vaccine pass for visitors in France – your questions answered

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