Sweden's parliamentary parties have urged the hosts of the annual Almedalen Week not to grant land to "anti-democratic and violence promoting organizations".
A new digital doctor service offering appointments in English and Arabic hopes to provide healthcare fit for modern Sweden, its founder says.
How has global demand for the most sought-after designers changed in last decade? A new report from leading art and auction search engine Barnebys reveals some surprising trends.
"To us, Umeå is more than just its coldness. Umeå is one of the fastest growing cities in Sweden..."
How was Amazon convinced to set up its first Nordic data centres just outside of Stockholm? The Local spoke to Sweden's enterprise minister and other key figures to find out.
It's spring in Sweden, which means its 'kosläpp' time – the celebration of the first day of the year that cows are let loose after winter. The Local attended one in person.
Zagreb is a favourite summer getaway for sun-and-fun loving Swedes. But they're not alone. Here are 8 great summer events that will have you booking a ticket!
Sweden has one of the largest immigration populations, and while it is incredibly welcoming, there are still things to consider. NFGL member Kyaw Zay Ya reflects on the recent workshops on this topic.
Taking the world of radio and the lives of young refugees by storm is Salām Sverige…
Several Swedish soldiers stationed in Mali as part of a UN peacekeeping mission have been injured in a mortar attack.
Film writer Peter Larkin reviews classic Academy Award-nominated Swedish movie My Life as a Dog, directed by Lasse Hallström.