Tenant-owners to pay fee to rent out flats

Tenant-owners to pay fee to rent out flats

Tenant-owner associations are set to be given the right to charge flat owners a fee for renting out their flats, according to proposals agreed between the government and interest organisations.

Sweden ‘saves’ moist snuff in EU battle

Sweden ‘saves’ moist snuff in EU battle

Swedish moist snuff users could breathe a sigh of tobacco-scented relief on Friday after the government announced that a new EU tobacco directive will allow Sweden to continue to determine the product's ingredients and flavour.

Controversial Malmö mayor bids farewell

Controversial Malmö mayor bids farewell

Illmar Reepalu, Malmö mayor for the past 19 years, was thanked Thursday at a reception at City Hall. Reepalu, know in recent years for controversial comments regarding the city's Jewish population.

Thunderstorms threaten Swedish Midsummer

Thunderstorms threaten Swedish Midsummer

As Swedes are busy getting ready for Midsummer festivities and hoping for a picnic in the fresh air, weather agency SMHI has issued a warning for heavy thunderstorms across southern and western Sweden.

Spyker to continue fight for GM Saab pay out

Spyker to continue fight for GM Saab pay out

Dutch car builder Spyker on Thursday said it will appeal the dismissal of its $3.0 billion claim in a US court against General Motors, which Spyker accuses of deliberately bankrupting Sweden's Saab in 2011.