Swedish sales of environmentally friendly cars rose by 49 percent in 2007 largely thanks to financial incentives from the state, Sweden's Environmental Protection Agency said Friday.
A Swedish research institute reports that more Swedes support the country’s participation in EU defence forces than are against the idea.
A 20-year-old man has been taken into custody in connection with a double shooting in Nyköping on Friday evening.
Swedes who start companies in Estonia and Great Britain are to receive closer scrutiny from Swedish tax authorities.
A 39-year old man was sentenced to seven years in prison for serious fraud and accounting crimes in connection with a multi-million scheme to cheat SEB offices in Gothenburg.
Sweden’s opposition political parties want to see Sweden’s green house gas emissions reduced by 40 percent by the year 2020.
Police have arrested two men on suspicion of involvement in at least one of two armed robberies carried out in Västerhaninge on Friday morning.
Westerly wind gusts of nearly 115 kilometres an hour swept into Sweden early on Saturday morning as a powerful storm slammed Sweden’s west coast.