Why home owners in Sweden fear rising borrowing rates

Why home owners in Sweden fear rising borrowing rates

Many home owners in Sweden are borrowing beyond their means, bankers warn.

Mobile Wi-Fi announced by Sweden’s Tre network

Mobile Wi-Fi announced by Sweden’s Tre network

Can one of Sweden's largest mobile operators cut out signal problems for good?

Five unforgettable Avicii facts you need to know

Five unforgettable Avicii facts you need to know

As Sweden's biggest DJ announces he's taking a break from performing, The Local looks back at some of Avicii's most memorable moments both on and off the stage.

Why Amr wants to bring an ancient Syrian waterwheel to Gothenburg

Why Amr wants to bring an ancient Syrian waterwheel to Gothenburg

After setting up a radio station and running language courses for newcomers in Sweden, Amr now plans to make a giant artistic statement about integration.

Avicii ‘retires’ and hints at return to Sweden

Avicii ‘retires’ and hints at return to Sweden

UPDATED: Swedish mega DJ Avicii has announced his shows in 2016 will be his last, because there is "so much more" he wants to do with his life.

Truck driver shocked after crash with camel

Truck driver shocked after crash with camel

The driver thought it was a strange elk at first.

Man goes on ‘crazy’ rampage in Swedish Lidl supermarket

Man goes on ‘crazy’ rampage in Swedish Lidl supermarket

Police have arrested a suspect in his 20s after a man broke into the store, lit several fires and chased witnesses away with an iron pipe.

Global Playground Stockholm: local action with global views

Global Playground Stockholm: local action with global views

Can childlike innocence, passion for sustainability, and smart living be combined? These SI alumni say YES - and this is how they're doing it.

Abba star calls for cameras to fight terrorism in Europe

Abba star calls for cameras to fight terrorism in Europe

Björn Ulvaeus says that European security forces need to work more closely together and argues that national safety should be prioritised over personal privacy.

Is Sweden’s Zlatan moving to the UK?

Is Sweden’s Zlatan moving to the UK?

Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has confirmed that Premier League clubs are keen on signing him, ahead of his national side's friendly with the Czech Republic.

School destroyed in huge fire west of capital

School destroyed in huge fire west of capital

More than 100 people living near the Önsta School in Västerås had to leave their homes, following the suspected arson attack.

‘Sweden’s a fantastic tourist spot so we must promote it’

‘Sweden’s a fantastic tourist spot so we must promote it’

Sweden must do more to sell itself as a leading tourism destination, argues Business and Innovation Minister Mikael Damberg.