IN NUMBERS: How many Brits have applied for their post-Brexit status in Sweden?
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IN NUMBERS: How many Brits have applied for their post-Brexit status in Sweden?

With just over two months to go until the deadline, several thousand of Sweden's British residents have not yet applied for the post-Brexit residence status that guarantees their continued right to stay in the country.

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

Coronavirus: The latest news about the outbreak in Sweden
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Coronavirus: The latest news about the outbreak in Sweden

EXPLAINED: What are Sweden’s Covid-19 rules for vaccinated people?

EXPLAINED: What are Sweden’s Covid-19 rules for vaccinated people?

Flooding and 1,700 lightning strikes as heavy rain batters Sweden

Flooding and 1,700 lightning strikes as heavy rain batters Sweden

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

Swedish prosecutors charge Iranian man over ‘war crimes and murder’

Swedish prosecutors charge Iranian man over ‘war crimes and murder’

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

The pace of change today means schools are being challenged like never before to ensure their teaching remains relevant. How can you as a parent be sure your child is getting the education they need for tomorrow’s world?

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?

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?

Sweden is currently experiencing a heatwave, and for many people it's uncomfortably warm indoors as well as outside. Here are the guidelines you should know about if you're renting an apartment in Sweden in case it gets unbearably hot.

Summer house: How to buy your own Swedish ‘sommarstuga’
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Summer house: How to buy your own Swedish ‘sommarstuga’

Ten beautiful Sámi words that you might not have heard before

Ten beautiful Sámi words that you might not have heard before

There are about ten Sámi languages alive today, spoken across the northern parts of Scandinavia and eastern Russia. But they are among the many Indigenous languages around the world that are at risk of disappearing. 

Why is Sweden called Sweden? 

Why is Sweden called Sweden? 

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?