‘My Swedish friends and I talk about moving to Scotland’

‘My Swedish friends and I talk about moving to Scotland’

The Local speaks to UK-based Swedes on the impact they think Brexit will have on their lives and their future plans in the country.

Sweden wins seat on UN Security Council

Sweden wins seat on UN Security Council

A dream come true for Sweden's government.

‘Sweden is the best place for people with special needs’

‘Sweden is the best place for people with special needs’

"I knew that moving to Sweden would change my son's life for the better."

Swedish billionaire missing at sea

Swedish billionaire missing at sea

A high profile Swedish businessman is missing at sea after a boat accident near Marstrand off the Gothenburg coast.

Ikea to recall chests of drawers after child deaths

Ikea to recall chests of drawers after child deaths

The Swedish furniture giant will recall a popular chest of drawers model in North America after six children were crushed to death.

Swedish stocks rebound from post-Brexit collapse

Swedish stocks rebound from post-Brexit collapse

On Tuesday the Stockholm Stock Exchange started to bounce back from a Brexit-inspired worst day of trading since 1986.

Man shot dead in Stockholm suburb

Man shot dead in Stockholm suburb

Swedish police were kept busy on Monday night after a fatal shooting in Stockholm, an attempted murder in Malmö, and a spate of car fires in Gothenburg.

Sweden must discuss banning religious schools: minister

Sweden must discuss banning religious schools: minister

Some schools are segregating boys and girls, the minister says.

‘The EU must not become Britain’s hostage’

‘The EU must not become Britain’s hostage’

Britain should not be allowed to delay the initiation of its withdrawal from the European Union, argues Swedish newspaper Sydsvenskan.

Citizenship applications up 500% for Brits in Sweden

Citizenship applications up 500% for Brits in Sweden

Last week saw a record increase as Britain voted to leave the EU.