Swedish travel industry sets record for 2007

Swedish travel industry sets record for 2007

Last year was a new record for the travel industry in Sweden and the forecast for 2008 remains optimistic, with bookings for this year and next looking strong.

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Samis sour over time lost to Kiruna move

Two Sami villages in northern Sweden have been denied compensation from the state-owned mining company LKAB for the time village representatives spent on planning for the relocation of Kiruna.

More snow and ice for Sweden’s roads

More snow and ice for Sweden’s roads

Sweden’s weather service is warning drivers returning home from Easter holiday to watch for treacherous road conditions, especially in Halland county on Sweden’s west coast.

Skin cancer figures rising in Sweden

Skin cancer figures rising in Sweden

More Swedes are being diagnosed with skin cancer than in previous decades.

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Social Democrats push help for employed entrepreneurs

The Social Democrats want to introduce economic support for entrepreneurs who also hold full-time jobs.

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Suspicious pants point police to massive find

Three men pulled over in a routine traffic stop in the southern Swedish town of Karlskrona late Sunday night probably wished they had chosen different clothing.