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Investment opportunities

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



Switzerland eyes $3.4bln Saab Gripen purchase

Swiss government seek to convince voters to buy Gripen.


Slovakia plans to acquire Saab fighter jets

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


Hong Kong marks 20 years as world's freest economy -- Sweden ranked at no 20

Sweden the world's 20th freest economy


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Available flats in Sweden at record low level

Paul Krugman's warning to Sweden: 'You have a significant housing bubble'


Sweden's krona jumps to a two-month high

Inflation was faster in December than economists forecast.


Sweden's Foreign Minister Carl Bildt hails deceased Ariel Sharon as a 'great leader', 'brilliant military commander' and 'wise statesman'

•  Mosque spokesman spreads antisemitic myth about Ariel Sharon


Paul Krugman urges Sweden to protect welfare

"All of the Scandinavian welfare systems are still beyond the wildest dreams of liberals in the United States”

Paul Krugman's warning to Sweden: 'You have a significant housing bubble'
Sweden’s economy doesn’t need more government help as 'optimism is spreading'
'The general market is skeptical towards Norway'
Denmark's 321% debt burden 'no serious threat’ 


Sweden sells its mineral wealth too cheap


Swedish snus targeting the US


Internet pirate guilty of sharing 518 movies and TV shows on BitTorrent tracker SweBit

Uploader to pay $650,000 for sharing bad-quality movie copy.


'The general market is skeptical towards Norway'

Norway's krone came under pressure against the Swedish krona.


Sweden's PE industry wins major victory

Law professor: "The verdict is a stinging rebuke of how the tax agency and the administrative court have behaved".


Sweden's Riksbank Governor fear high levels of household borrowing and low inflation

Swelling household debt 'an increasing risk to the economy'. 

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


Sweden’s economy doesn’t need more government help as 'optimism is spreading'


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...


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