Spotify streaming rules could get changed by EU

Spotify streaming rules could get changed by EU

Swedish music streaming giant Spotify and a host of other tech firms could be affected by fresh copyright legislation being proposed by the European Commission.

Six things to know about Sweden’s poshest dinner

Six things to know about Sweden’s poshest dinner

Sweden's glitziest dinner party of the year sees more than a thousand guests joining royals and politicians to celebrate some of the brainiest people on the planet – the 2015 Nobel Prize winners.

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Jan. 20: International orientation (Umeå)

Can Justin make it up to Nordic Beliebers?

Can Justin make it up to Nordic Beliebers?

Pop legend Justin Bieber has announced the dates he'll be performing in Scandinavia in 2016, as he attempts to woo back Nordic fans left devastated when he walked off a stage in Oslo earlier this year.

New Year border checks confirmed for Sweden

New Year border checks confirmed for Sweden

UPDATED: Plans for tougher ID checks on the Öresund Bridge between Sweden and Denmark to stem the influx of refugees are set to come into force on January 4th, the government has said.

Six in ten jobless will be foreigners by 2017

Six in ten jobless will be foreigners by 2017

UPDATED: Sweden's Employment Agency (Arbetsförmedlingen) has predicted that 60 percent of unemployed people living in Sweden will be foreign-born by 2017, while the jobless rate for Swedes is set to shrink.

Job cuts for staff at Electrolux in Stockholm

Job cuts for staff at Electrolux in Stockholm

Swedish and international staff at white goods giant Electrolux are feeling jittery after the company said it would be cutting jobs at the firm's headquarters in Stockholm, following a failed deal with US company General Electric (GE).

Did Malmö fans just win the Champions League?

Did Malmö fans just win the Champions League?

Malmö have had their Europe dreams crushed by Real Madrid in the Champions League, but their fans were widely praised on Wednesday after a stunning show of support in the face of an 8-0 defeat.

Things you should NEVER say to a Swede on Lucia day

Things you should NEVER say to a Swede on Lucia day

Sweden celebrates its favourite Italian Catholic saint on December 13th. Don't say these things to the Swedes on this beloved winter holiday.

Probe into more attacks on asylum housing

Probe into more attacks on asylum housing

Emergency services were called after a fire attack on a building earmarked for temporary refugee accommodation in southern Sweden, the latest in a series of similar incidents at asylum centres.