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Tips from an insider: Five innovative tech startups

Tips from an insider: Stockholm tech start-ups

5 hot life science firms in Stockholm

Stockholm's top five infrastructure projects

Four Stockholm-based ICT firms to watch

Stockholm pioneers life science research

ICT startups offer investment opportunity

Swedish companies ready for exit

Five med-tech investment opportunities

Six cleantech investment opportunities

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Rankings and surveys

Sweden tops English-language skills ranking

Sweden ranked world's best country to grow old

Swedish passport world's best for travellers

Sweden second best country for mothers

Stockholm climbs in competitiveness rankings

Sweden among best countries to be born

Fortune: 'Stockholm top place for startups'

Sweden tops first global Web Index

Sweden world's second most innovative country

Stockholm world's 6th 'best city'

'Cool Stockholm' most competitive Nordic capital

Sweden has (second) best reputation in the world

Sweden among top in Internet download speed

Sweden scores highest in 'Rule of law index'

Stockholm world's No1 in intellectual capital

Sweden the world's most ICT-competitive country

Sweden great place for moms – but Norway better

Swedes place 4th in English skills ranking

Sweden among top ICT countries

Sweden’s 10 greenest brands

‘Sweden needs to sell itself more’

Sweden overtakes the US in competitiveness

Sweden 10th ‘most admired country globally’

Sweden climbs in 'doing business' ranking

Sweden among world's least corrupt nations

Sweden's mortality rates world's second lowest

Sweden a good place to die – but Britain is best

Children in Sweden have best lives

Sweden the most competitive EU nation

Safe to do business with Swedes

How Sweden became an innovation frontrunner

Nordic countries world's most food-secure

Sweden the world’s best country – politically

Swedish firms among world's top brands

Swedish brands climb in global ranking

Sweden tops government ranking - while US lags 

'Swedish model' outranks 'American dream'  

Sweden among world's least corrupt nations



Swedish journalist Magnus Falkehed and photographer Niclas Hammarström released

Abducted in Syria in November. "Great relief that the two Swedish journalists are out of Syria", Carl Bildt wrote on Twitter.


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Swedish cider Rekorderlig taps into Asia


Swedish cider teams up with Spotify in campaign
60 Minutes hails Swedish snus


Denmark's 321% debt burden 'no serious threat’

“By far the major part of Danish households’ debt is carried by families who are robust enough to be able to handle shocks”.


Swedish shows signs of growth as PMI rises

Service sector PMI rose to 57.7 from 57.0 in November.


‘Jihad Jane’ gets 10 years in prison for plot to murder Swedish cartoonist Lars Vilks

Tryed to kill cartoonist who ridiculed the Prophet Muhammad.

Lars Vilks joins 'Kill Lars Vilks' Facebook group
'JihadJane' pleads guilty in Swedish terror plot
A nihilistic attack on the modern world


Swedish luxury ski equipment at North Korean resort breaches sanctions

"If they are not on the banned list of the relevant exporting country, they should be," a UN sanctions expert said.


Sweden no longer has world's highest taxes

Sweden cuts income taxes – for the fifth time
Sweden introduces tax deductions for investors
Sweden boosts foreign investments with low taxes


North Korea recalls Sweden envoy

Sweden is an influential diplomatic player in Pyongyang.


Score app makes life easier for composers


Hollywood hails Sweden's high tech film cluster

With recent smash hit movies like The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo and Searching for Sugar Man, the Swedish film industry has gained valuable global exposure. And international filmmakers have now turned their attentions to Stockholm.


Record visitors at Stockholm digital conference

SIME, Northern Europe's largest conference about the Internet and digital opportunities, once again attracted record numbers of visitors eager to stay ahead of the digital game.


Brazil awards a $4.5 billion contract to Saab -- "The NSA problem ruined it for the Americans"


Chinese media: Sweden applauds Sino-Swedish relationship as new ambassador takes office

Swedish Parliament Speaker highly applauded the "special relationship" between Sweden and China and expected it to expand.


Retail brands flood into Stockholm -- Apple, Prada, Zara Home, Habitat, Michael Kors, Sephora, Stella McCartney, Picard, River Island...


Power price record low in the Nordic region

Warm winter weather is forecast to cut heating demand further.


Stockholm one of Europe's top tech cities

Stockholm has once again been ranked as one of Europe's best cities to start a new business, with technology magazine Wired placing the Swedish capital among its top 10 hottest startup capitals. The magazine said Swedish programmers "find web development so easy that they do it blindfolded".

Spotify raises $250 million -- now among the world's most richly capitalized start-ups
The insider: Five innovative tech startups
Growing demand for Stockholm clean-tech


'There’s not really a risk of a bubble'

OECD: Sweden's Riksbank should stop worrying about the country's record private debt load.


'World economic growth is poised to accelerate'

"The stock market is often said to be an economic indicator that is 6-8 months ahead of the real economy".


Returned from the dead: Saab starts production

Swedish-Chinese businessman buys SAAB


Banks urged to cut structural liquidity risks

Riksbank: “The fact that household indebtedness is high and rising poses significant risks to the stability of the financial system.”


Think tank: How much security can a dollar buy?


Norway closer to easing mortgage lending

Government is looking into raising the amount banks can lend to borrowers to 90 percent of a property’s value, from 85 percent.

Norway leads in economic growth — but Sweden is set to catch up next year
Financial watchdog warns bank over liquidity risk
Sweden unexpectedly returns to deflation


Tomas Franzén new CEO of media giant Bonnier

Tomas Franzén — currently CEO of cabel-TV-operator Com Hem — is taking the helm of Swedish media company Bonnier AB.


van Damme's epic split going to the the Louvre


Combat jetmaker Saab plans to build drones

Military equipment manufacturer Saab plans to break into the growing multi-billion dollar market for unmanned aerial vehicle.


Norway leads in economic growth — but Sweden is set to catch up next year

Norway’s gross domestic product, excluding income from oil and shipping, will expand 1.9 percent this year and 2.4 percent in 2014.

Housing shortage threatens Swedish economy
Sweden unexpectedly returns to deflation


Spotify raises $250 million -- now among the world's most richly capitalized start-ups


Nordic risks posed by household debt growth

“Monetary policy needs to remain accommodative in the near term given the economic weak patch", OECD said.

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Sweden's KF sells shopping centers to Starwood


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