Saab completes Kockums shipyard deal

Saab completes Kockums shipyard deal

Swedish defence giant Saab has completed its acquisition of the German owned submarine shipyard for 340 million kronor ($50.4 million) the company announced in a statement late Sunday night.

Game of Thrones sparks Swede baby name trend

Game of Thrones sparks Swede baby name trend

The hit show has inspired swarms of new parents in Sweden to name their babies after characters featured in the HBO series according to new statistics.

Löfven promises dole payouts shake-up

Löfven promises dole payouts shake-up

Social Democrat leader Stefan Löfven has promised to raise the ceiling for unemployment insurance payments and hinted at changes to paternity leave if he wins September's election.

Cop rapped for using dating site at work

Cop rapped for using dating site at work

A police officer in southern Sweden had his pay deducted after it emerged that he visited a dating site over 3,500 times whilst on the job.