Tagged: Sweden

Malmö

Over the bridge for a day in Malmö

Guidebook writer David Nikel takes a break from Copenhagen to spend a day in Malmö David Nikel Trondheim, Norway Last month I took you on a quick trip around the history and culture of...

Sightseeing in the Stockholm archipelago

Beyond Norway David Nikel Trondheim, Norway After so many monthly columns about destinations in Norway, I feel it’s time to spread my wings. Because of the excellent transportation links, many people visiting Norway look...

Not pursuing temp. border controls

Norway will not follow Sweden’s lead on borders The Local Norway is not considering following Sweden and imposing temporary border controls, the prime minister said on November 11. “We are not considering anything new...

Over 55,000 Swedes in Norway

Norway’s Scandinavian neighbors are now its second largest group of immigrants M. Michael Brady Asker, Norway The front page of the Friday, March 6, 2015, edition of Aftenposten was in yellow on blue, the...

Northug will not ski the Swedish Vasaloppet

But the U.K’s Pippa Middleton will “He is not healthy enough to compete. We know that the boys he will compete against in the Vasaloppet have been training all year round, are very good...

Queen Sonja attends exhibition opening

H.M. Queen Sonja will be present when the exhibition “Under great pressure” opens tomorrow. H.M. King Harald, H.M. Queen Silvia and H.R.H Crown Prince Haakon will also be present at the Vernissage, where the...

Swedes sweep curling medal from Norway

Norway lost 6-7 to Sweden in Sunday’s bronze-medal game at the World Curling Championship in Regina, in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan. Canada captured the championship gold, defeating Scotland 6-5. Norway’s team: Skip Thomas Ulsrud,Torger Nergård, Christoffer...

Nordea raises growth forecast

Recent months have seen a strong international recovery, and Nordea revises up its expectations to the 2011 growth outlook. – The global economy came out of 2010 in even better shape than we expected,...

Joint Nordic research on the offensive: Look to the Nordics!

“The Nordic countries have a good chance of influencing European research and innovation policy initiatives in areas where there is a common Nordic approach,” says Gunnel Gustafsson, Director of the Nordic research organisation NordForsk....