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Spotify agrees to exchange shares with Chinese tech giant Tencent

Spotify agrees to exchange shares with Chinese tech giant Tencent

The world's biggest music streaming platform Spotify of Sweden and China's Tencent said on Friday they had agreed to take minority stakes in each other.

PODCAST: Weird Christmas traditions and learning Swedish with IKEA

PODCAST: Weird Christmas traditions and learning Swedish with IKEA

In this week's podcast Ben McPartland and James Savage unpick the names of IKEA's furniture, and Alex Macbeth looks at weird Christmas traditions.

Children kidnapped in southern Sweden found safe and well

Children kidnapped in southern Sweden found safe and well

Two children who were kidnapped close to their school in southern Sweden on Wednesday were found safe and well on Thursday evening.

'Sweden is being discriminatory towards other EU citizens': Swedish MEP on personal number problems

'Sweden is being discriminatory towards other EU citizens': Swedish MEP on personal number problems

Cecilia Wikström told The Local she is "ashamed" of the difficulty some EU citizens have getting a personal identity number (personnummer) in Sweden.

WATCH: 73-year-old Swede rescues trapped elk

WATCH: 73-year-old Swede rescues trapped elk

It's not every day you come across an elk that's got itself trapped in a swing.

Rats rejoice as easy food helps Gothenburg's rodent population to surge

Rats rejoice as easy food helps Gothenburg's rodent population to surge

Bad news for residents of Sweden's second city: rat sightings in Gothenburg have almost quadrupled in the last five years, according to a pest control company.

Police suspect attempted murder after seriously injured man is found in Stockholm

Police suspect attempted murder after seriously injured man is found in Stockholm

Police have launched a preliminary investigation into attempted murder after a man was found with serious injuries in Stockholm.

Women consider environmental impact of shopping more than men: Swedish poll

Women consider environmental impact of shopping more than men: Swedish poll

Women think more about the environmental impact of items when they are shopping than men do, a new survey by the Swedish Consumer Agency shows.

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