Good for meeting friends, eating and living: what Gothenburgers think of Gothenburg

Good for meeting friends, eating and living: what Gothenburgers think of Gothenburg

The vast majority of Gothenburg residents would recommend moving to the city and believe it is a good place, according to a new study.

Malmö travel warning debate a ‘storm in a teacup’: travel agency

Malmö travel warning debate a ‘storm in a teacup’: travel agency

A "storm in a teacup" has been made about a warning a travel company sent out to customers travelling to southern Swedish city Malmö, according to the CEO of the agency.

‘Almedalen Week has the makings of a global event. Give it ten years’

‘Almedalen Week has the makings of a global event. Give it ten years’

Almedalen Week could become a sought-after global platform to share new ideas. It has everything going for it, writes senior Indian journalist Rupali Mehra.

Swedish neo-Nazis lose trademark battle with German deep-freeze firm

Swedish neo-Nazis lose trademark battle with German deep-freeze firm

A Swedish neo-Nazi group will no longer be able to use one of its trademarks on promotional material after a complaint was launched by a German firm.

In pictures: Swedish summer staple Allsång på Skansen

In pictures: Swedish summer staple Allsång på Skansen

If you've spent a summer in Sweden you've heard of Allsång på Skansen. Photographer Micke Bayart was there and managed to snap some pictures for The Local's readers. Enjoy!

More rush-hour trains and shorter journey times promised for Öresund Bridge commuters

More rush-hour trains and shorter journey times promised for Öresund Bridge commuters

The lives of rail commuters between Sweden and Denmark are set to become easier.

Volvo reveals plans to go all electric… and it’s going to happen sooner than you think

Volvo reveals plans to go all electric… and it’s going to happen sooner than you think

The decision makes Volvo the first traditional car maker to pull the plug on cars powered only by a combustion engine.