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Drop in polls ‘reverse Juholt effect’: Moderates

Sweden’s voters continue to flock towards the left wing opposition, leaving the governing Moderate Party with a shrinking electoral support now below 29 percent, a recent poll showed.

Scania appoints Lundstedt as new CEO

Scania appoints Lundstedt as new CEO

Swedish heavy-truck maker Scania has appointed Martin Lundstedt as new president and chief executive officer to replace Leif Östling on September 1st, the company said Saturday.

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Stockholm sees coldest June day in 84 years

Stockholm broke an 84-year-old cold record on Saturday, as the capital's temperature only reached 6 degrees Celsius, the lowest June maximum daily temperature the city has seen since 1928.

DNA new ‘protection’ against copper thieves

DNA new ‘protection’ against copper thieves

A new method for reducing thefts of copper from Swedish railways is being tested, as twenty kilometres of rails in southern Sweden have been marked with smart DNA, making it possible to trace both the stolen copper and the thief.

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Skåne County to offer fertility tests for all

In future Malmö hopes to offer all young couples help to find out how good their chances are of conceiving, thus hopefully avoiding involuntary childlessness later in life.