Persistent house price growth and continuous increases in household debt put Sweden's economic growth at risk, the European Commission has warned.
By now you may have heard that Sweden is the best country in the world to do business in. But do you know why?
"UEFA hs been closely working with local authorities and Swedish FA for many months and the terrorist risk had been taken into account since the very beginning of the project."
Allergies come in all shapes and sizes, but whatever their form, they really are a pain. Sometimes literally. Here’s how to fight them – like a Swede!
"I work full time on the sea, but there are people who have worked there their entire lives without getting the chance to see them."
Sweden ranks among the best countries in the world in terms of gender equality. An exception is the tech industry, which still heavily dominated by men. One coding programme in Gothenburg and Stockholm is looking to change that statistic, one dedicated, passionate, hardworking woman at a time.
In the first of our Sweden In Focus series, The Local looks at how Sweden is trying to integrate the thousands of newcomers to the country in recent years.
Zagreb is a favourite summer getaway for sun-and-fun loving Swedes. But they're not alone. Here are 8 great summer events that will have you booking a ticket!
There will be more physical activities on the schedule for Sweden's school children in the future, as the government launched an initiative today to tackle the problem of sedentary lifestyles.
Sweden is one of the most sustainable countries in the world, and Stockholm University plays a critical role in this. ..
Brexit has kept Europe and the EU in the headlines, but how many out there really understand the whole story?
Eight out of 10 of Sweden's largest cities are investigating how security can be raised on streets and squares following the April 7th attack in Stockholm.
It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s...kind of both.
Mats Qviberg has made a more than 70 million kronor ($8 million) loss on his purchase of Metro from February.
Foodies already know that Malmö is the place to go to get top-notch grub in Sweden. But the selection just got even better.
A new OECD survey looks at student wellbeing in Sweden and elsewhere.
You don’t have to be an architect or a tree-hugger to be dazzled by this new generation of wooden buildings.
The Local contributor Veronika Chlumska speaks to Mark Stein and Austin Davis, the two people behind the Katarina Kegger in Stockholm.
Finding love locally has never been easier. Find out why.
Former Barcelona president Sandro Rosell was arrested on Tuesday in a money laundering investigation related to image rights in the Brazilian national football team, a police spokesman told AFP.
No two people and no two expat stories are the same – so why should health plans be?
How has global demand for the most sought-after designers changed in last decade? A new report from leading art and auction search engine Barnebys reveals some surprising trends.
The Local contributor and resident beer expert Veronika Chlumska tours some of Stockholm's brewpubs and delivers her verdict on their home brew.
"It's very strange that Sweden in 2017 is putting time and resources into deporting people who are highly educated, pay tax, and that companies are looking for far and wide."