Five ways your child’s school can prepare them for tomorrow’s world

Five ways your child’s school can prepare them for tomorrow’s world

Is your child getting the education they need for a complex future? With the pace of change today, it's worth finding out about the little-known (but fast-growing) International Baccalaureate Career-related Programme (IBCP).

Kickstart your tech career at Stockholm’s new centre for digital culture

Kickstart your tech career at Stockholm’s new centre for digital culture

How an original application can get you into a top university

How an original application can get you into a top university

Here’s the secret to landing your first Swedish job

Here’s the secret to landing your first Swedish job

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OPINION: Has Sweden’s prime minister paid the price for his passivity?
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OPINION: Has Sweden’s prime minister paid the price for his passivity?

Sweden's government collapsed on Monday after a vote of no confidence won enough support. The Local's columnist Lisa Bjurwald questions if the vote is the natural result of the prime minister appearing to hand over the reins on crucial issues.

My first impression of Stockholmers: Who are all these well-dressed dads?

My first impression of Stockholmers: Who are all these well-dressed dads?

Why do Swedes and Danes insist on pretending they speak the same language?
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Why do Swedes and Danes insist on pretending they speak the same language?

How to analyse a Swedish housing association’s finances before you buy an apartment
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How to analyse a Swedish housing association’s finances before you buy an apartment

When you buy an apartment in Sweden, you're usually actually buying into a housing association (bostadsrättsförening), and it's crucial to understand the state of their finances to make sure your investment is secure.

Know your rights: How hot is your apartment in Sweden allowed to be?
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Know your rights: How hot is your apartment in Sweden allowed to be?

How to kick-start your Swedish career: Six top tips for job seekers

How to kick-start your Swedish career: Six top tips for job seekers

Thinking of moving to Sweden for work? Here are six expert tips to help you boost your career prospects.

Should foreign workers in Sweden join a union?
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Should foreign workers in Sweden join a union?

Ticks in Sweden: How to avoid them and protect yourself
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Ticks in Sweden: How to avoid them and protect yourself

You know about elk and bears, but in Sweden one of the most dangerous creatures is one of the smallest: the tick.

Discover Sweden: Seven summer towns off the beaten track
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Discover Sweden: Seven summer towns off the beaten track

Readers reveal: What you need to know about life in Gothenburg
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Readers reveal: What you need to know about life in Gothenburg

Historic deluge in Austrian town of Graz causes flooding and damage to homes

Historic deluge in Austrian town of Graz causes flooding and damage to homes

A rain storm that swept over the city of Graz in the Steiermark region of Austria on Friday evening smashed a rainfall record from 1938, flooded streets and cellars, and uprooted several trees.

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 Heatwave causes massive melt of Greenland ice sheet

 Heatwave causes massive melt of Greenland ice sheet

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EXPLAINED: What changes about life in Sweden in August 2021?
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EXPLAINED: What changes about life in Sweden in August 2021?

IN PICTURES: Over 200,000 people protest against health pass in France

IN PICTURES: Over 200,000 people protest against health pass in France

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