"This progress needs to happen at the beginning of December at the latest."
"When you're raped by a great male musician, you lose a lot of friends."
On this week's podcast we look at Sweden's controversial work permit maze, and we also swear a bit (sorry).
Zlatan Ibrahimovic will be part of Manchester United's squad this weekend.
The labour market in Sweden is under more pressure than in any other country included in a new global report. And the situation is deteriorating each year.
Every week we ask a Swede, or a foreigner in Sweden, to explain their favourite word.
Swedish scientists have found that owning a dog can lower a person's risk of mortality, in a study published in Scientific Report.
Every language has common sayings which, when directly translated, seem to make absolutely no sense, and the German phrase "alter Schwede", meaning "old Swede" is a perfect example.
Learn more about some of the bright ideas from NFGL members who are competing in the finals of the Smart Energy Challenge 2017.
Swedish singer, TV host, and former Eurovision winner Måns Zelmerlöw will host the TV search for the UK's entry to the contest.
Speaking to a Swedish newspaper, British Prime Minister Theresa May claimed that all UK ministers were behind her vision for Brexit.
Learn why the The Local Network in Blekinge is committed to working together with Sweden to make the world a better place and what they plan to do about it.
EU leaders will pressure British Prime Minister Theresa May to do more to reach a Brexit deal as they meet at a summit in Sweden.
Most people in Sweden have one, but for those who don't, just how difficult is life in the country without a personal identity number (personnummer)?
Is it possible to get by in Sweden without a fabled personal number (personnummer)? We found out in six different areas, from banking to shopping.
The Local is investigating how easy or difficult it is for non-Swedes to get by without the ubiquitous personal ID number ('personnummer').
Still waiting to receive a personal ID number in Sweden? Surviving comfortably in the meantime can be frustrating, so with that in mind, we've pulled together some tips for getting by.
Food writer John Duxbury shares his recipe for this stylish beetroot, baked in salt.