Sweden ranked worst place to make friends… again

Sweden ranked worst place to make friends… again

For the umpteenth time in a row, expats have ranked Sweden as one of the worst countries in the world to make friends in. But is it really that bad? We let our readers have their say.

WATCH: Swede’s fluent Arabic earns him global internet fame

WATCH: Swede’s fluent Arabic earns him global internet fame

A blond Swedish security guard has become and internet hit sensation after being filmed while casually chatting away... in fluent Arabic.

‘If you have a great idea, you can get funding here’

‘If you have a great idea, you can get funding here’

SI News heads to STHLM TECH FEST, Stockholm's annual tech sector meet up, to learn more about what makes the country such a hub of innovation.

Readers reveal: The songs that will help get you to Swedish fluency fast

Readers reveal: The songs that will help get you to Swedish fluency fast

What Swedish music has inspired you to learn the language?

Sweden’s AnonyMouse packs up from Malmö to start afresh in Borås

Sweden’s AnonyMouse packs up from Malmö to start afresh in Borås

Sweden's most famous "mice", AnonyMouse, have created new mini street artwork, after they left Malmö to start an antiquity and textile business in Borås.

Swedish conservatives propose stricter rules for citizenship

Swedish conservatives propose stricter rules for citizenship

Sweden's main opposition party, the Moderates, want to tighten the rules for people seeking Swedish citizenship.

Studying in Sweden: a rough guide for international students
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Studying in Sweden: a rough guide for international students

A must-read for foreign students arriving in Sweden – from an authoritative voice at Malmö University.

Lisbeth Salander is back in fifth Millennium book

Lisbeth Salander is back in fifth Millennium book

The Millennium series' famous computer hacker Lisbeth Salander is set to grip readers' imaginations again as the fifth volume hits the bookshelves on Thursday.

Nordea moves headquarters from Sweden to Finland

Nordea moves headquarters from Sweden to Finland

Banking giant Nordea has announced it will move its headquarters from Sweden to Finland in order to be part of the eurozone's banking union.

Rwanda genocide suspect to face trial in Stockholm

Rwanda genocide suspect to face trial in Stockholm

A Swedish national is to face trial in September in Stockholm for his alleged role in Rwanda's 1994 genocide.

Finding community – and intolerance – among immigrants in Sweden

Finding community – and intolerance – among immigrants in Sweden

Finding the emotional support system of fellow immigrants in a new country is important, but there might be a flip side, writes Victoria Martínez in her monthly family column on The Local.