Spyker completes Saab deal

Spyker completes Saab deal

Spyker and General Motors have completed the final paperwork to seal the Dutch luxury car maker's purchase of Saab Automobile.

Swedish army called in to clear rail tracks

Swedish army called in to clear rail tracks

The Swedish Rail Administration (Banverket) has requested emergency assistance from the army as snow continues to cause havoc on the tracks.

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AstraZeneca settles UK tax claim

Anglo-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca reported on Tuesday that it had reached an agreement with the UK tax authority to pay £505 million ($786 million) to settle a long-standing tax dispute.

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Sacked employee took revenge on grave of boss’s daughter

A 44-year-old woman in southern Sweden who was fired from her job took revenge on her former boss by desecrating her daughter's grave.

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Nightclub ordered to pay for ethnic discrimination

The Svea Court of Appeal has ordered Elite Hotels to pay compensation to six men after finding that they were denied entry to a Stockholm nightclub due to their ethnicity.

‘Saab purchase delayed’: Spyker CEO

‘Saab purchase delayed’: Spyker CEO

The purchase of Swedish car maker Saab by Spyker, scheduled to be completed on Tuesday, could be delayed by another day, the Dutch firm's CEO Victor Muller said on Tuesday.

State warns of housing boom and bust

State warns of housing boom and bust

The National Housing Credit Guarantee Board (BKN) has warned that Sweden stands on the precipice of a house price crash. Record low interest rates and loose credit has expanded borrowing to unsustainable levels, the board argued in a new report.

Swedish pensioner hid drugs in porcelain dog

Swedish pensioner hid drugs in porcelain dog

A woman in Malmö is suspected of trying to boost her pension by selling drugs. When police raided her home they found two kilogrammes of amphetamines hidden in a porcelain dog, according to a report in Metro Skåne.

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Swedish transport mayhem continues

Hard-hit commuters can expect more of the same on Tuesday with snow causing delays, cancellations and limited services across the country.

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Swedes claim silver in cross country sprint

Sweden claimed a valiant silver behind Germany in the women's cross country team sprint event at Vancouver Winter Olympics on Monday, the team's fifth medal in the sport.