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Swedes let the train take the strain

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14:33 CEST+02:00
Swedish railway operator SJ saw profits double to 110 million kronor in the first quarter, the company has announced.

The results represent a doubling of 2005's first-quarter profits, which stood at 52 million.

Turnover for the quarter was 1.5 billion, compared with 1.3 billion last year. The number of journeys increased by 12 percent.

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