How Sweden’s asylum approval rate compares to other EU countries

How Sweden’s asylum approval rate compares to other EU countries

Sweden granted protection to more asylum applicants per million of the country's population in 2016 than any other European Union Member State, new Eurostat figures show.

World Press Freedom Day: “Now it is more important than ever to not keep quiet!”

World Press Freedom Day: “Now it is more important than ever to not keep quiet!”

Ahead of World Press Freedom Day, SI News Service finds out more about what press freedom is and why it's so important.

Swedish government proposes measures to increase deportation success rate

Swedish government proposes measures to increase deportation success rate

The Swedish government has proposed new measures to help ensure people who have had a residence permit application rejected leave the country.

Swedish startup’s tech could help us talk to dolphins

Swedish startup’s tech could help us talk to dolphins

Understanding dolphins is a "very realistic" outcome of a new research project, thinks the CEO of the tech company involved.

Overseas voters urged to have their say in the UK general election

Overseas voters urged to have their say in the UK general election

With the UK general election just six weeks away on June 8th, it’s important to remember to register to vote if you can and want to have your say.

Swedish woman shocked at SAS uniform policy banning headscarves

Swedish woman shocked at SAS uniform policy banning headscarves

"It's a shame that when you have a choice you opt to follow this kind of thing."

Sweden’s record-low interest rate extended until mid 2018

Sweden’s record-low interest rate extended until mid 2018

Sweden's record-low interest rate of -0.50 percent has been extended until mid 2018, and will not change early next year as previously intended.

IN PICTURES: First new Volvo rolls off the line in Sweden

IN PICTURES: First new Volvo rolls off the line in Sweden

The first new Volvo XC60 has rolled off the production line at the company's Swedish factory.

Mourinho on Zlatan’s future in football: ‘I don’t care’

Mourinho on Zlatan’s future in football: ‘I don’t care’

José Mourinho said he was "not interested" in discussing Zlatan Ibrahimovic's future in Manchester United in the wake of the Swedish striker's season-ending knee ligament injury.

Stockholm pulls out of Winter Olympics bid… again

Stockholm pulls out of Winter Olympics bid… again

Swedish capital Stockholm will not vie to host the 2026 Winter Olympic Games over financial concerns, council bosses said.