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Published: 14.Nov.2017 16:28 hrs

Today you might notice something different about The Local – for the first time we'll be asking you, our readers, to pay to read some things on our site. In return, we're promising to provide you with a more complete experience, with more in-depth articles, events and discounts.

Journalism costs money. For The Local, writing about Sweden in English requires specialist bilingual journalists with a deep knowledge of Swedish society. Until now, we have paid for this thanks to partnerships with advertisers – something we will continue. 
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