The Local - 07 mar 14 kl. 11:14
Sweden's premier business daily on Friday noted that many Swedish companies were less gender equal than the Saudi Arabian parliament, and said introducing quotas could mark a generational shift..
EU-Parlamentet - 15 jan 14 kl. 14:30
Plenary sessions : Plans for a tool to allow EU countries to prevent non-EU firms from bidding for public procurement contracts worth €5 million or more unless their home countries reciprocate by allowing EU firms to do likewise were approved by Parliament on Wednesday.
Source : © European Union, 2014 - EP.
The Local - 11 nov 13 kl. 07:38
Liberal Party leaders want to ban venture captial firms from operating in the Swedish health care sector, party head Jan Björklund said on Sunday, urging the importance of "long-term" owners..
EU-Parlamentet - 04 feb 14 kl. 12:30
Plenary sessions : Citizens and firms moving to another EU country would face less red tape under a draft law passed by Parliament on Tuesday. But this law, which would simplify procedures for proving the authenticity of certain public documents such as birth or marriage certificates, still needs to be approved by EU member states.
Source : © European Union, 2014 - EP.
EU-Parlamentet - 11 feb 14 kl. 12:38
Firms or citizens recovering debts across EU borders could be able to get the debtor's bank account frozen under a draft law agreed with Council and endorsed by legal affairs MEPs on Tuesday. The European Account Preservation Order (EAPO) should be quicker and cheaper to use than national proceedings. The EP amended the proposal to prevent abuse and safeguard alleged debtors.
The Local - 11 apr 14 kl. 09:56
A Swedish bus has driven off the road in Poland, injuring at least five passengers, two of whom are Swedish children..
The Local - 16 jan 14 kl. 07:39
As the Swedish pop scene charges into what could be the most glorious age since Abba, The Local's Paul Connolly shares five Swedish musical to keep an ear out for this year..
The Local - 06 mar 14 kl. 10:44
A mystery brunette has the world transfixed by her spot-on interpretations of what different languages sound like to outsiders. So perfect is her imitation of a Swedish teenage girl that The Local was ready to place bets on her actually being Swedish....
Nyheter 24 - 25 nov 13 kl. 11:02
GEORGIA. Personal på ett flygplan från Florida till Georgia tvingades larma polis efter att en resenär betett sig våldsamt, det skriver Huffington Post.Mannen ska ha gjort flera hotfulla uttalanden och sedan börjat att kasta föremål på människor i planet.
The Local - 12 nov 13 kl. 08:04
A lot of people talk about the Swedish Model, but what is it really? The Local trains its eyes on one of the hallmarks of the Swedish labour market, and the bloodshed from which it was born..
The Local - 10 timmar sedan
Three Saturday morning sailors had a lucky escape after their small boat collided and sank after it crashed into a cruise ship whilst sailing in the Stockholm archipelago..
The Local - 11 timmar sedan
British police have found the missing Swedish girl Sofie Jansson in London, exactly a week after she was last seen, with authorities saying she is doing well..
The Local - 12 timmar sedan
Sweden's opposition party have stepped up its efforts to secure the pensioner vote by pledging to lower taxes for the elderly and make higher earners pay more..
The Local - 14 timmar sedan
The 25-year-old man, whose stabbing by neo-Nazis sparked mass demonstrations across Sweden, has made a strong recovery in hospital and took to social media to thank supporters for campaigning against fascism..
The Local - Igår: 12:36
British police have issued a plea for tips in the search to find Swedish national Sofie Marie Jansson who has been missing for almost a week..
The Local - Igår: 11:49
Swedish universities continue to draw a record numbers of applicants with the number of prospective students seeking a third level education increasing for the seventh year in a row..
The Local - Igår: 09:51
American authorities have sentenced a 20-year-old accomplice of 'Jihad Jane' to five years in prison for an attempted terror plot to kill Swedish artist Lars Vilks, after getting involved with the murder plans when he was just 15..
The Local - I förrgår: 15:38
The Swedish idea to ease taxes for small companies in blighted areas ran into the hurdle of EU regulations, and was abandoned on Thursday..
The Local - I förrgår: 14:41
A Swedish microbiologist has warned that traditional Swedish Easter eggs that are laden with candy are an open invitation to the spread of bacteria and viruses. "Is this really a good idea?" he asked..
The Local - I förrgår: 14:18
A truck got wedged inside a tunnel in central Stockholm on Thursday, with authorities concerned the accident may have damaged cables in the ceiling of the tunnel..