Born Out of Scandinavian Weather

This year, the Swedish footwear company Tretorn celebrates its 50th Anniversary of the Nylite tennis shoe.  The same Scandinavian country that brought us safe...

New Test Center for the Global Wind Industry in Sweden

The Research Institutes of Sweden (RISE) and the Energy Research Centre of The Netherlands (ECN) have signed a collaboration agreement to set up a...

Organic Luxury from Sweden

Organic cosmetics are positive for the environment, but no guarantee against irritated skin through allergic reactions. As former CEO of a skin care company,...
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Empty Your Piggy Bank for Swedish Krona

Old Swedish coins and banknotes will become invalid after 30 June, 2017. 20-, 50- and 1,000-krona banknotes as well as old 1-, 2- and...
48. 55 reasons to visit Sweden

55 Reasons To Visit Sweden

Alex Waltner, the editor of travel blog Swedish Nomad, lists 55 reasons why everyone should visit Sweden at least once in their life. 1. Nature If you're...
Amazon Web Services (AWS) to Expand in Sweden

Amazon Web Services (AWS) to Expand in Sweden

Internet giant Amazon will build three data centers across Sweden, the first in the Nordic region, bringing the number of its “cloud” storage facilities...

Totally Swedish in London

Yes, there is shops in London called Totally Swedish. It was founded by Annethe Nathan and Teresia Bergsand in 2005. Initially their intention was...
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Sweden’s Ten Quirkiest Tourist Attractions

Christian Olsson, who runs the Hidden Wonders of Sweden blog, shares his top-ten places you've probably never been to. 1. Devil's Bible in Stockholm There is a Devil's...
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Electric Highway in Sweden

The world´s first electric road was inaugurated near the city of Gävle in central Sweden last summer, the result of a unique partnership demonstrating...
12 Scandinavian Universities Rank among the 300 Best in the World

12 Scandinavian Universities Rank among the 300 Best in the World

These institutions from around 60 countries have been ranked based on 12 indicators that measure their academic research performance and their global and regional...
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