Day: March 18, 2010

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OFFBEAT

Baby seal killed in road accident

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TAX

'Every wasted krona amounts to theft'

It’s hardly a well-guarded secret that Sweden’s heavily taxed electorate is fed up over government waste – both in terms of the staggering volume and hamfisted management. Recognizing this pent-up frustration, the Swedish Taxpayers Association has joined hands with the free-market think tank Timbro to appoint a special ombudsman to which citizens can report wasteful government spending. Inaugural Taxpayer Ombudsman Johan Ingerö lays out the case for SlösO (WasteO).

Blogger profile: Julie Lindahl
BLOG

Blogger profile: Julie Lindahl

Retiring overseas? Ageing, stress and how to ensure a healthy life abroad
PARTNER CONTENT

Retiring overseas? Ageing, stress and how to ensure a healthy life abroad

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DISCRIMINATION

Sweden bans university affirmative action

Swedish MPs take Disneyland ‘study’ tour
TRAVEL

Swedish MPs take Disneyland ‘study’ tour

Ikea and Google top student career wish list
EMPLOYMENT

Ikea and Google top student career wish list