Stockholm waste collector strike finally comes to an end

Stockholm waste collector strike finally comes to an end

Trash collection in Stockholm is finally back under way after a strike that lasted almost two weeks came to and end.

Active Swedes walk more than Brits and Americans, study shows

Active Swedes walk more than Brits and Americans, study shows

A new study of smartphone data by Stanford University researchers shows that Swedes take more steps each day than Brits and Americans, and the Nordic nation has a corresponding lower obesity rate.

Ten things that make a visit to Gotland unforgettable

Ten things that make a visit to Gotland unforgettable

The Local's contributor Nicole Zerrer has explored Gotland, and found ten things that makes this Swedish island stand out.

This Swedish Star Wars wedding looks unbelievably accurate

This Swedish Star Wars wedding looks unbelievably accurate

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away. Also known as Halmstad.

Ericsson to cut costs further following fourth consecutive quarterly loss

Ericsson to cut costs further following fourth consecutive quarterly loss

Things aren't getting any easier for the struggling Swedish telecoms giant.

More than 100 tech workers told to leave Sweden since January 2016

More than 100 tech workers told to leave Sweden since January 2016

New figures from the Migration Agency show how many IT and tech workers have been told to leave the country in the past years.

Sweden satisfied with ‘crucial’ Euro opener

Sweden satisfied with ‘crucial’ Euro opener

Sweden brought Germany to a goalless draw while underdogs Russia stunned Italy as Group B opened at the women's Euro tournament in the Netherlands.

Refugees welcome? How UK and Sweden compare on education for young migrants

Refugees welcome? How UK and Sweden compare on education for young migrants

OPINION: The UK should learn from Sweden when it comes to educating young immigrants, argues Nottingham University's Joanna McIntyre in this opinion piece first published by The Conversation.