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Welcome to Sweden? Expats reveal just how hard it is to settle here

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Published: 17.Sep.2019 12:08 hrs

Sweden is gaining in the eyes of international workers trying to make a career in the country, according to a new survey of expat life around the globe. But there are plenty of highs and lows about life in the Nordic country.

Sweden has climbed ten ranks in a year in the Working Abroad Index in the latest edition of global community Internations' annual Expat Insider Survey, ending up in 14th place out of 64 countries.

Many readers have told The Locals about their concerns about the complicated work permit situation, where international talents face long waits for permits and uncertainty about getting to stay in Sweden.

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