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A recent study by Polaris Nordic shows that almost eight million music fans from the Scandinavian countries are using streaming sites like Spotify or...

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Sweden’s Most Powerful Fashion Man

Swedish designer Jonny Johansson and his fanatically popular fashion brand, ACNE, are in the power seats.When Jonny Johansson and three colleagues started his lifestyle...

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...

Sweden – Los Angeles Non-Stop

From March 14, 2016 travel to and from Sweden is about to get a boost from SAS (Scandinavian Airlines) when it inaugurates daily flights...
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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...

World Class Scandinavian Airports

The World Airport Awards have four Scandinavian airports on their World's Top 100 Airports for 2015. Voted for by airline customers around the world during the...

Swedes to Open the London Museum of Photography

Stockholm-based Fotografiska will open its first overseas gallery in east London. It will be an ambitious new photography venue due to open in the...

A Passion for Travel Writing and Photography

Coming from a family of travelers spread out on several continents, Stockholm based Lola Akinmade Åkerstroem took her first trip abroad before she turned...

The Swedish Camera Icon

If you mention the name Hasselblad, every professional photographer in the world would think of cameras for professionals. The Hasselblad name has been linked...
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