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March 31: Do you want an international career?

(Lund)

Refugees at higher risk of schizophrenia: Swedish study

Refugees at higher risk of schizophrenia: Swedish study

Fleeing war and seeking safety, refugees are three times more likely than most people to suffer from schizophrenia.

Lost forest language to be taught in Swedish preschool

Lost forest language to be taught in Swedish preschool

UPDATED: A rare Viking language is getting a revival after local politicians agreed to build a new preschool in the forest community that still uses it.

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March 30: Personal branding and career planning

(Jönköping)

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March 20: Swedish picture book of the year

(Umeå)

Swedes drop to world’s tenth happiest country

Swedes drop to world’s tenth happiest country

But here's why you shouldn't worry.

Sweden speeds ahead with fast broadband

Sweden speeds ahead with fast broadband

Sweden has cemented its reputation as one of the most connected countries on the planet, with super speedy fibre-optic broadband use on the rise nationwide.

Swedes discover this boa constrictor in a banana box

Swedes discover this boa constrictor in a banana box

The deadly reptile was found by two supermarket staff as they unpacked a box of bananas.

Swedes are Europe’s third best baby-makers

Swedes are Europe’s third best baby-makers

The Swedes are apparently pretty good at making babies.

‘Discrimination’ stopping foreigners getting jobs

‘Discrimination’ stopping foreigners getting jobs

Sweden's Minister for Employment, Ylva Johansson, tells The Local readers that most employers are "positive to newcomers", but admits "discrimination" remains a key problem.

The Local launches site for newcomers in Sweden

The Local launches site for newcomers in Sweden

Learn more about The Local's newest channel, The Local Voices, and how it's giving a voice to newly-arrived refugees and asylum seekers.

Five reasons we love Skåne (and why you should too)

Five reasons we love Skåne (and why you should too)

Can you think of any other reasons?