Sweden’s royal family joins Facebook

Sweden’s royal family joins Facebook

Pictures of Queen Silvia at the World Child and Youth Forum. Behind-stages snaps of formal dinner table settings at the Royal Castle.

Late snow ‘no concern’ for Swedish resorts

Late snow ‘no concern’ for Swedish resorts

Sweden's first real snowfall for the season is expected over the weekend, powdering the country's northern-most regions white by Monday morning, according to meteorological institute SMHI's forecast.

Swedish home loans in rapid rise

Swedish home loans in rapid rise

Seemingly undeterred by the debt crisis, Swedish households are taking out more new loans than any other Europeans, according to a comparison of mortgages made by national TV station SVT.

Police target burglary crime wave

Police target burglary crime wave

On the night between Saturday and Sunday police in Halland, in southern Sweden, directed their efforts towards catching robbers. The area has been hard hit by a recent wave of burglaries, and the police's efforts were successful.