Canadian Alice Munro won the Nobel Prize in Literature for being the “master of the contemporary short story,” the award-giving body said on
Martin Karplus, Michael Levitt and Arieh Warshel won the 2013 Nobel Prize for chemistry for the development of multiscale models for complex chemical
The British Foreign Secretary William Hague will visit Sweden on August 28 and 29, after receiving an invitation via Twitter from the Swedish Foreign
This year Sweden is hosting the Eurovision Song Contest. It’s the biggest one in the world: 39 countries are participating and the final is expected
In this interview with Björn Ulvaeus, the former ABBA member talks about the new ABBA museum in Stockholm but also about the Eurovision Song Contest
David Goodman is a presenter at World Radio Switzerland who has followed the Eurovision Song Contest extensively. Here he explains how the contest
Mussel farming is one of Europe’s major shellfish industries, with total net production averaging around 500,000 tonnes per year, and with the
Until a few years ago, violence against women in Sweden was almost a hidden subject even in a country often rated number one when it comes to gender
Is a new form of right-wing politics sweeping Europe?
Beyond terrorist attacks and lone wolves like Norway’s Anders Bering Brevik, support for
H&M, the world’s second biggest clothing retailer, saw its shares risk on Tuesday, even as it posted a slight fall in like-for-like sales in
STMicroelectronics will quit ST-Ericsson by the third quarter of 2013.
This announcement boosted the share price of the French-Italian chip maker
Investors are disappointed with clothing giant H&M’s October sales, which were unexpectedly low.
Sales took a 5% hit compared to October last
The share price of the biggest Scandinavian airline surged 8% in early trading. It closed up more than two percent. The carrier is 50% owned by
Sweden’s Volvo was able to limit its losses on Wednesday in Stockholm as Europe’s stock markets rebounded later in the session.
Shares of the
Sweden’s H&M missed the profit forecasts for its fiscal third quarter even though the world’s second-biggest clothing retailer slightly improved its
Swedish clothing chain H&M has suffered in the August heatwave.
Sales are down by four percent at the world’s second-biggest fashion retailer, and
The way schools are designed can have a significant impact on the way children learn. Architects are now taking a fresh approach when it comes to
You wait and wait and then three come at once, so the old joke about buses goes.
But the bus has been getting a makeover.
Umberto Guida, the
Welcome aboard as we take a ride on what the designers say is the ‘European bus of the future’. They claim it is more efficient and more ergonomic
Several European engineering firms are collaborating on new technology that would allow cars to drive you, rather than the other way round.
Some people think that educating boys and girls separately boosts academic success. Others feel that single-sex schools have no place in the modern