GM to press ahead with Saab shutdown: report

GM to press ahead with Saab shutdown: report

Saab will be still shut down, announced US auto giant General Motors as it said it would not consider 's renewed bid for its Swedish business.

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Calm weather expected for Christmas Day

A yuletide calm settled over Sweden on Christmas Eve, both on the roads and in the skies, with only a few accidents reported on Christmas Eve afternoon.

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Christmas spirit moves robber to turn himself in

An 18-year-old robber caught an unusual case of the Christmas spirit on Wednesday night, turning himself in to the police in Västervik on Sweden’s east coast.

Swedish media sceptical over Volvo sale to Geely

Swedish media sceptical over Volvo sale to Geely

Ford's Wednesday announcement that it would sell its Swedish auto brand Volvo to China's Geely met a chilly reception in the Swedish media this week.

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Swimmers flock for Christmas dip

The traditional Christmas swim in the sea near Halmstad, a city on the southwest coast of Sweden has becoming an increasingly popular yuletid event. More than 100 people jumped into the freezing ocean at exactly 11am on Christmas Eve – with even more spectators watching from shore.