Saab to build cars in Russia: Antonov

Saab to build cars in Russia: Antonov

Spyker adviser Vladimir Antonov has said Saab is planning to build a new plant in the Russian enclave of Kaliningrad, where it will produce 10,000 cars a year.

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Relatives settle over eccentric Swede’s tin can riches

The relatives of a man who spent the last three decades collecting empty cans on the streets of a town in northern Sweden have settled out of court over the division of his unlikely fortune.

Church receives repeat secret 100,000 kronor donation

Church receives repeat secret 100,000 kronor donation

A mysterious 100,000 ($13,811) donation has been left in a church collection in Borås in western Sweden for the second Palm Sunday in succession.

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Ericsson takes home massive Chinese orders

Ericsson has signed two massive orders worth a combined $1.8 billion from China Mobile and China Unicom, according to a statement from the Swedish telecom company.

Geely’s Volvo buy signals new world order: Swedish media

Geely’s Volvo buy signals new world order: Swedish media

Chinese carmaker Geely's deal to buy Sweden's iconic Volvo brand offers a glimpse of a new world order clearly headed up by China, Swedish editorials said on Monday.

Murder mystery trial opens in Swedish town

Murder mystery trial opens in Swedish town

The trial of a 34-year-old Swedish man for the murder of his 32-year-old fiancée has opened in Falun in central Sweden, in a case whose intricate mystery has generated massive interest.

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Unions postpone Easter retail strike

Swedish retailers will not be hit with a strike over Easter after unions agreed to delay their strike notice by a week to April 8th.

Geely to harness Swedish ‘tiger’ Volvo

Geely to harness Swedish ‘tiger’ Volvo

Likening Volvo to a caged beast, Chinese car maker Geely pledged on Sunday to 'liberate the tiger' onto the Asian powerhouse's burgeoning auto market after it signed a deal to acquire the brand from Ford.

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Met agency issues flood warning

The Swedish meteorological agency, SMHI, has issued a class one (of four) warning in parts of central Sweden as melting snow causes water levels to rise dramatically.

Ivory Coast appoints Sven-Göran Eriksson

Ivory Coast appoints Sven-Göran Eriksson

Ex-England and Mexico coach Sven-Göran Eriksson has been confirmed as the man to lead the Ivory Coast at the 2010 World Cup finals in South Africa.

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Sweden urged to pressure China on Uighur rights

Uighur activits on Sunday urged Sweden to push China on minority rights as Vice President Xi Jinping visited the Nordic country.