More hospitals are cancelling non-essential surgeries amid a supply shortage in central Sweden.
Malmö has been undergoing a quiet digital revolution courtesy of a collaboration between its administrative HQ and a startup guru whom together are engaging locals to improve their city. The Local finds out more.
Sweden's Migration Agency has decided to stop all decisions on asylum cases relating to people from northeastern Syria, it said in a statement this morning.
In Stockholm, developers are making quality of life a priority – and a measure of sustainability.
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With Diwali approaching in October, here's a look at how you can celebrate this festival of light in Sweden.
The restaurant scene in the Swedish capital is evolving and becoming more and more diverse – thanks to the openness of Swedish kitchens to techniques and ingredients from around the world.
Here's an in-depth look at some of the big questions facing Brits ahead of a possible no-deal Brexit.
Swedes are good – among the best, in fact – at speaking English as a second language. So should foreigners living in Sweden make the effort to learn Swedish?
Enviable work-life balance or soul-destroying bureaucracy? The Local asked our readers about their experiences in Sweden and here's what they had to say.
Many of Europe’s 33 million international residents have hit something of a jackpot - at least if recent research is anything to go by.
If you want to sound wise when speaking Swedish, today's word is a good one to know.
A single trip has the power to change your perspective - or even your life - for good.
Three Swedish universities have again made the top 100 in a prestigious global ranking – with 13 Swedish universities in the top 1000s.
Moving overseas changes you in many ways but perhaps most surprising is the way it affects your relationship with your home country.
Swedish supermarket chain Ica has launched what it says may be "the world's first virtual baby influencer": six-month-old Elis.
Has this university in southern Sweden found the recipe for innovation?
Every week one of The Local's readers take over our Instagram to show the world their Sweden. Today, Alyssa Bittner-Gibbs from the US shows us her part of Stockholm.
It just cancelled another two days of non-essential surgeries.
Disruption to a planned flight can ruin a holiday or business trip and cause a lot of stress, but you are legally entitled to assistance and even compensation in many cases.
Here's our list of events geared towards English speakers taking place across Sweden during October. If you have any that you'd like us to add – whether it's language exchanges or social meetups to mourn Brexit – please let us know.
If you're hoping to buy an apartment in Sweden, here's an in-depth guide to the things you should be thinking about.
Swedish telecoms giant Ericsson has made a 12 billion kronor ($1.2 billion) provision to resolve a US corruption investigation.
Here's an introduction to the Swedish criminal legal system.
When Malmö mayor Katrin Stjernfeldt Jammeh and a group of local politicians stepped off a specially chartered train in the troubled district of Rosengård in December, she made big claims for the new ring line she was launching.
Before you turn your nose up at Sweden's pungent-smelling fermented surströmming, read this.
There's much more to Ystad than fictional detective Kurt Wallander. Street photographer Dan Gheorghita shares some of his best snaps with The Local.