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More Swedes want to join Nato

Almost one in three Swedes support joining Nato, compared with just 17 percent in 2013, a survey revealed on Tuesday.


Fri Apr 11, 2014

Free Republic

Sweden’s Totalitarian Face

On April 4 2014, in Malm District Court in Sweden, the provocative artist Dan Park was sentenced to three months in jail for hate speech for his works of art.


Thu Apr 10, 2014

Sweden Raises GDP Outlook Predicting Balanced Budget by 2016 - Schwarz Oliver Thomas

The economy will expand 2.7 percent this year and 3.3 percent in 2015, compared with February estimates of 2.5 percent and 3.5 percent, respectively, the Stockholm-based Finance Ministry said today in a statement on its website.


Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Atlantic

Sweden: The New Laboratory for a Six-Hour Work Day

In 1930, in the throes of the Great Depression, cereal magnate W.K. Kellogg, decided to conduct an experiment.


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Riksbank Keeps Rates Unchanged as Deflation Threat Seen Fading

Sweden's central bank kept its main interest rate unchanged in a bet that an economic recovery will put an end to the threat of deflation.


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Mon Mar 24, 2014


Swedish Opposition Vows to Keep Pressure on Banks After Vote

Swedish banks should expect no let-up in pressure to boost capital levels and need to prepare for more competition, said the front-runner to become finance minister after September elections.


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Fri Mar 21, 2014

Greenwich Citizen

Crimea goes east, Ukraine goes west in 2 new deals

Ukrainian airmen carry a washing machine while removing their belongings from the Belbek air base, outside Sevastopol, Crimea, Friday, March 21, 2014.


Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, World News, Russia,

Daily Mail

No selfies pls Danish PM reunites for Ukraine summit with Cameron...

No selfies pls: Danish PM reunites for Ukraine summit with Cameron after that infamous camera phone picture taken at Mandela's funeral service Two of the three selfie musketeers, David Cameron and Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt, were reunited at an EU Summit today.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Vladimir Putin, Robert Fico, Slovakia

Thu Mar 20, 2014


EU targets Putin's inner circle, scraps summit

European Union leaders said Thursday they will hit more people with a travel ban and asset freeze, closing in on President Vladimir Putin's inner circle to punish him in the escalating crisis over the Russian annexation of the Crimea peninsula.


Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, Travel, Ukraine Travel, Europe Travel, Angela Merkel

Tue Mar 18, 2014

Drudge Retort

Pro-Welfare Swedes Tire of Tax Cuts

After eight years of center-right Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt, who cut income, wealth and corporate taxes, the people of Sweden are returning to faith in cradle to grave welfare, Reuters reports.


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Mon Mar 17, 2014


INSIGHT-Swedes tire of tax cuts as welfare state shows strains

To glimpse Swedish angst under its picture postcard prosperity, look no further than film director Lisa Ohlin, who has enjoyed years of tax cuts in an economy the envy of Europe.


Related Topix: Sweden, World News, Family, Kids