Monthly archive for September 2011

Modern Swedish Design at the Swedish Residence

It has been a very busy week as we launched the design event HEMMA at the Swedish residence during the London Design…

Continued Swedish Military Contribution to NATO-led Operation in Libya

Today it was announced that Sweden will continue its participation in the NATO-led military operation in Libya for up to 30 days….

Swedish coffee break culture

Many who have seen the Wallander films have noted that Swedish people are big coffee drinkers and enjoy their coffee breaks with…

High participation of women in the Swedish labour market

When we discuss economic growth in EU countries we often reflect on the need to get more women into the labour market….

SWE DISH – a great culinary event

Food shapes the Swedish nation, but our nation also shapes our food. At lunchtime yesterday, a large Swedish lorry arrived in London…

Dag Hammarskjöld and the UN

Yesterday, an event was held at the Swedish residence in London to mark the 50th anniversary of UN Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjöld’s tragic…