Sweden’s budget passes despite far-right opposition

Sweden’s budget passes despite far-right opposition

The Swedish government's 2017 budget has been passed, despite the Sweden Democrats voting against it.

Six tips for job-hunting newcomers in Sweden

Six tips for job-hunting newcomers in Sweden

Two years ago Marianne Nilsson co-founded a recruitment firm to match employers with foreign graduates. Here she shares her tips for finding a job in Sweden.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic to extend Man United deal

Zlatan Ibrahimovic to extend Man United deal

Zlatan Ibrahimovic will stay put next season, his manager Jose Mourinho has revealed.

Finnish TV channel: ‘Sweden is crap’

Finnish TV channel: ‘Sweden is crap’

That's what the caption on a Finnish TV channel's morning news bulletin said.

The Nordic nations have gone to war… on Twitter

The Nordic nations have gone to war… on Twitter

They're at it again, and this time Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Iceland and Finland are all involved.

Here’s what Sweden’s PM wrote to Donald Trump

Here’s what Sweden’s PM wrote to Donald Trump

Or the parts of the letter that weren't censored, anyway.

Six things I’ve learned after six months in Sweden

Six things I’ve learned after six months in Sweden

Australian singer and writer Sheona Urquhart looks back at her first six months in Sweden in this guest blog for The Local.

More Swedes think EU is good for Sweden: Poll

More Swedes think EU is good for Sweden: Poll

The latest edition of a European Parliament study shows that the number of Swedes who think the EU is good for Sweden is increasing, and it's much higher than the EU-wide average.

Mystery homeless girl in Rome ‘is Swedish woman’

Mystery homeless girl in Rome ‘is Swedish woman’

A Swedish man has said that a photo of a homeless girl in Italy, which went viral after some linked it to the disappearance of Madeleine McCann, is in fact his daughter.

Ericsson fends off new corruption allegations

Ericsson fends off new corruption allegations

Another headache for the trouble-hit Swedish telecom giant.

Movies Swedish film buffs want you to watch right now

Movies Swedish film buffs want you to watch right now

The Local brings you trailers for the three films that won the big prizes at this year's Stockholm Film Festival.