Senior Sweden Democrat politician Kent Ekeroth has been found guilty of minor assault for striking another man in the face in the queue to a Stockholm nightclub last year.
Malmö may be a long way from the steppes of Mongolia, but recent Malmö University graduate Chantsalnyam Luvsandorj, found herself inspired by both places.
Michael Nyqvist, one of Sweden's most beloved actors and the star of the original Millennium trilogy, has died at the age of 56.
Zagreb is trendy destination for summer travellers of all kinds. Read on to find out more about what's on offer. Hint: Make sure you're hungry like a wolf.
Denmark and Sweden are considering a new tunnel between Helsingør and Helsingborg.
Think a world-class public healthcare system, a stable of leading tech firms, and an impressive track-record of digital innovation make Sweden a shoe-in for the top spot globally in digital healthcare? Think again.
Why exactly did this US tech giant decide to build a massive data center in frozen hinterlands in northern Sweden?
If you’re planning a visit to Stockholm this summer, here’s an offer you won’t want to miss.
Increased cash flow. Financial freedom. Sound good to you? Maybe you need a Rich Dad Education.
Swedish rail operator SJ will pay full compensation to passengers stranded by substantial train cancellations and delays in the Stockholm area on Thursday.
She grew up surrounded by water, stumbled into politics, and is now one of the most important political voices in the entire Nordic region. The Local finds out more.
One of Malmö's most infamous districts may be removed from a high-profile police list of 'especially vulnerable areas' in a couple of years, thanks to community efforts to boost the area.
In a globalised world, transferring money abroad doesn't have to be costly and complicated.
The Swedish police have released a new report on vulnerable areas in Sweden. The Local takes a closer look at what that actually means.
Financial planning. The words make sense, kind of – but what is it really? And who cares?
The Local brings you the low-down on the five weirdest Swedish foods we hope you try during Midsummer Eve celebrations.
Learning Swedish on your own is easier than ever!
Swedish furniture giant Ikea has built and donated a quake-proof school to one of the Italian towns that was severely damaged by tremors last year.
Henrik Pottersson and the prisoner of horrible architecture? Inspired by the world of J K Rowling, The Local speculates on how a Swedish Harry Potter could look.
What makes Stockholm the creative capital of the world – and what are the best places in the city to really experience the creative vibe? Natalia Brzezinski shares her insights.
Swedish organizations can no longer afford to place English-speaking candidates outside the recruitment process, argues Hays Sweden managing director Johan Alsén.
No two people and no two expat stories are the same – so why should health plans be?
Kids are less likely to gender stereotype and more open to socializing with peers of the opposite sex if they attend a gender-neutral preschool, a study shows.
Norwegian police have confirmed that counterfeit versions of the country’s new bank notes have entered circulation.
From sharing a room with Paul Simon and Swedish royalty to renovating a warehouse, filmmakers Georg Bungard and Mia Salazar's Swedish experience has been unpredictable.