The international credit crisis has pushed the US dollar and the British pound to new lows against the Swedish krona. The pound was on Wednesday threatening to fall below the 12 kronor mark for the second time in a week, and the dollar was hovering just a fraction above a historically low level of 6 kronor.
Swedish food packaging group Tetra Pak said on Wednesday it is investing 300 million Kenyan shillings ($4.67 million) to upgrade its East Africa plant.
Sweden’s Board of Agriculture has issued an extensive set of new guidelines regulating how pet owners treat their dogs and cats.
Police in Stockholm have recovered the body of Irish tourist John Aherne.
A man has been attacked by a bear in the woods outside Orsa in Dalarna in central Sweden.
Police and the Swedish Coast Guard are continuing to search for missing Irish tourist John Aherne.
A 15-year-old boy in Malmö has been sentenced to eight months in a youth detention centre after being found guilty of involvement in the rape of two girls in the city last October.
An elderly couple near Borås in southwestern were swindled out of 100,000 kronor ($16,500) by a woman pretending to be their grandchild.
Around 100 Swedes may have been wrongly suspected--and possibly sentenced to prison--for drunk driving due to faulty breathalyzer test machines.
A 14-year-old boy was forced to have his testicle surgically removed after being kicked by another student at Kungsberg school in the south-central Swedish town of Linköping.
An environmental court has overruled both the County Council and Gävle municipality in central Sweden, finding there is nothing wrong with a man keeping 47 snakes--20 of which are poisonous--in his apartment.