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Holidaying Swedes love to complain: study

Swedes on holiday love to complain, a new survey shows. Swedes are described in the survey as "perfectionists" that prefer to see that the destination adapts to them and are not slow to complain when it does not.

Pension fund favours banks not savers

Pension fund favours banks not savers

Sweden's banks are the only winners from the Premium Pension Authority (PPM) fund system. Despite plunging portfolio values fund managers have managed to pull in billions of kronor from the scheme.

Sweden ’50 years’ from parental equality: report

Sweden ’50 years’ from parental equality: report

Sweden is fifty years from achieving equality among parents if change continues at the current pace, a new report from Swedish Confederation for Professional Employees (TCO) shows.

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Hells Angels leader loses sickness benefits

A prominent Swedish member of the Hells Angels motorcycle gang will have to survive without the sickness benefits he has been receiving for the past 10 years as he was shown to have hidden income sources.

Opposition wants end to nuclear power

Opposition wants end to nuclear power

The three opposition parties have announced their intention to phase out Sweden's nuclear power capacity if they were to win the next election in 2010.