Sweden, the European Union's presidency, called Thursday on Iran to immediately release a French woman lecturer jailed on charges of spying linked to riots over last month's presidential election.
Swedish-Swiss engineering group ABB said profit slumped 31 percent, warning that it was unclear when the market would improve.
OPINION “If a sponsor shall be able to reach through to the audience it’s crucial that they share the audience’s passion and help out in boosting the experiences”, communication firm Momentum writes.
Israel has came under intense diplomatic heat over its settlement activity in occupied east Jerusalem with Sweden warning it not to violate a Middle East peace plan.
The number of asylum seekers to Finland more than doubled in the first half of this year, with many coming from Iraq and Somalia.
“Tough times do not last; tough companies do”, Swedish telecom operator Tele2 said as it posted a better-than-expected profit.
Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt said that the Iranian government was suffering from problems of legitimacy among voters, following the controversial presidential elections last month.
Sweden's Volvo Group, the world's second-largest truck maker by sales, posted deeper-than-expected second-quarter operating loss as the global crisis hits demand.
Finnish elevator and escalator manufacturer Kone said Tuesday it would cut 500 jobs as second quarter earnings fell despite an increase in sales.
Finland's unemployment rate dropped to 9.1 percent in June.
Swede Magnus Böcker, President at Nasdaq OMX, steps down to become CEO of Singapore Exchange Limited, Asia's second-largest listed bourse.
Firefighting, arguably one of the world's most dangerous jobs, is about to get a lot safer thanks to a revolutionary technique developed in Sweden.
Swedish metals producer Boliden increased profit as demand for base metals improved in China and Europe.
Swedish Swedish telecom company Tele2 appoints its third Russian CEO in one and a half years.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel hit out at Swedish nuclear operator Vattenfall on Sunday over a series of problems at an ageing reactor near Hamburg.