Malmö nightclub tips: Saturday, Oct 11

Malmö nightclub tips: Saturday, Oct 11

Discover the night-time jewels of the city in the south with the aid of recommendations from The Local in association with entertainment guide Djungeltrumman.

Malmö nightclub tips: Friday, Oct 10

Malmö nightclub tips: Friday, Oct 10

Get your Malmö club compass pointing in the right direction with night life pathfinders Djungeltrumman.

Swedish firm joins battle for online music market

Swedish firm joins battle for online music market

Innovative Swedish music-streaming site Spotify confirmed on Tuesday a series of major music licensing deals to coincide with the launch of its new international site.

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Swedes vulnerable to financial crisis effects

The state collections agency, Kronofogden, is warning that average Swedes are highly exposed to the negative effects of the current financial crisis.

Nobel physics award split three ways

Nobel physics award split three ways

Two researchers from Japan and an American colleague have been awarded the 2008 Nobel Prize for Physics.

Swedish bankruptcies skyrocket

Swedish bankruptcies skyrocket

September was a tough month for businesses in Sweden, with bankruptcies up 20 percent from the same month last year.

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Madrid crash hits SAS bookings

Scandinavia airline SAS said on Tuesday it expected a fatal crash involving daughter company Spanair to cost the firm an estimated 500 million kronor ($69.6 million).

Criminal charges for ICA meat labelling scandal

Criminal charges for ICA meat labelling scandal

Public prosecutor Solveig Sörlien has filed formal charges against an ICA grocery store in the Stockholm suburb of Nacka for relabeling outdated packages of mince meat and putting them back on store shelves.

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Physician to lose licence after oral sex with patient

A 44-year-old doctor in Stockholm is to have his licence revoked after performing oral sex on a male patient, medical newspaper Dagens Medicin reports.

Malmö man dies following overnight shooting

Malmö man dies following overnight shooting

A 26-year-old man died in the early hours of Tuesday morning after being shot in the Slottsstaden district of Malmö.

Poll gain for Moderates amid financial crisis

Poll gain for Moderates amid financial crisis

According to a new poll, support for the Moderate Party is rising, something the party attributes to its success in dealing with the global financial crisis.

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Doctors mistake woman’s ovary for her appendix

A Swedish woman was supposed to have her appendix removed, but when the operation was completed she discovered surgeons had instead removed one of her ovaries and a Fallopian tube.