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Stockholm art gallery guide: July 18 – 23

Stockholm art gallery and exhibition tips from Kalendarium (Click links for more information)

Power outage halts main Swedish rail line

Power outage halts main Swedish rail line

Trains operating on the main train route from Stockholm-Malmö were held up on Thursday due to damage to an overhead power line near Linköping. The disruption is expected to continue until 8pm.

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Stockholm club and concert guide: July 17 – 20

Stockholm club and concert tips from Kalendarium (Click links for more information)

World Footballgolf Championship kicks off in Uppsala

World Footballgolf Championship kicks off in Uppsala

The World Championship in Footballgolf will kick off in Uppsala on July 17th. Swedish football legend Kurt "Kurre" Hamrin will inaugurate the tournament.

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Electrolux profits recover in second quarter

Electrolux, the world's leading electric appliance maker, said on Thursday it had bounced back to profit in the second quarter after a first-quarter loss, but was hit by the economic slowdown in Europe and restructuring costs.

What’s on in Sweden: July 18 – 24

What’s on in Sweden: July 18 – 24

What’s on in Sweden: July 18th – 24th. Ice Cube and international athletics in Stockholm, Mamma Mia! in Gothenburg, Solomon Burke and international dance & street festival in Malmö.

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Gothenburg club and concert tips: July 18 – 19

Where to go out in Gothenburg this weekend? Monthly has the answers (Click links for more information).

‘Ass man’ concludes his visit to Sweden

‘Ass man’ concludes his visit to Sweden

A French traveler who has been walking across Sweden with his two donkeys for the last two weeks arrived in Stockholm on Wednesday.

Linna appointed new ‘Super Ombudsman’

Linna appointed new ‘Super Ombudsman’

Katri Linna has been appointed as the new 'Super Omdudsman' and director-general of the new discrimination authority, the Minister for Integration and Gender Equality, Nyamko Sabuni, announced at a press conference on Thursday.

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Poll: broad public support for dialogue with the far-right

The broad base of Swedish voters support a dialogue between the established parliamentary parties with the far-right Sweden Democrats if they were to gain enough votes to claim parliament seats at the next general election in 2010.

Swedbank report sparks stock market rally

Swedbank report sparks stock market rally

A unexpectedly strong report from Swedbank helped lift the Stockholm stock exchange on Thursday morning.