Bill Gates in Sweden for high society wedding

Bill Gates in Sweden for high society wedding

Microsoft billionaire and philanthropist Bill Gates is in Gothenburg this weekend to attend the wedding of billionaire Charles Simonyi and Swedish socialite Lisa Persdotter.

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Poll: Social Democrats at lowest level since election

The Social Democrats continue to lose voter support, a new opinion poll from Novus has shown. Support for the party has declined by 3.6 percentage points in a month to 37.2 percent.

Sorenstam misses cut as glorious career comes to a close

Sorenstam misses cut as glorious career comes to a close

Swedish golf superstar Annika Sörenstam missed the cut in her final event in Florida on Friday, ending a 15-year glorious career on the American ladies golf tour.

Post Office CEO to work for no pay

Post Office CEO to work for no pay

Lars G Nordström, President and CEO of the Swedish post office (Posten), has announced that he will forgo his salary.

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Migration Board sets new principle in Congo ruling

The Swedish Migration Board (Migrationsverket) has established a new guiding principle in an asylum case involving a woman from DR Congo. The Board approved the woman's application for permanent residency despite lacking the normal grounds required for protection.