Sweden’s Volvo gears up to play with the big boys

Sweden’s Volvo gears up to play with the big boys

Swedish carmaker Volvo, owned by the Chinese Geely group, said on Friday it had turned the corner towards becoming a major international player as it posted record unit sales.

Swede stabbed in Egypt hotel attack ‘stable’

Swede stabbed in Egypt hotel attack ‘stable’

Sammie Olovsson, 27, from Boxholm, in southern Sweden, was one of three people stabbed by two suspected Islamic State (ISIS) militants at a luxury hotel in Egypt's Red Sea resort of Hurghada.

11 ways to fake being a true Swede in winter

11 ways to fake being a true Swede in winter

From jumping in an ice hole to moaning about parking places. Here are 11 ways to act like a true Swede during the freezing winter.