Monthly archive for June 2014

Stena Line is one of the major Swedish companies active in Wales.

Swedish investments in Wales

Last week I joined the Secretary of State for Wales David Jones on a tour to the southern and northern part of…

Josef Frank’s role in shaping Swedish design

Josef Frank has made a huge imprint on Swedish design history. He was almost 50 years old when he fled from Austria…

Royal Events

In the past few weeks there have a number of of royal events. The Queen’s Garden Party is always a pleasure to…

ECFR Annual Meeting in Rome

This year’s ECFR Annual Meeting in Rome attracted a large group of politicians, policymakers and journalists from across Europe – including…

Swedish Minister for Housing in London

Today Stefan Attefall, Swedish Minister for Public Administration and Housing visited London. The visit included talks with Parliament Under-Secretary Nick Boles and…

Swedish Cleantech Tour

Last week the Swedish embassy hosted an investor seminar as part of the Swedish Cleantech Tour. The event was organized in…

End Sexual Violence in Conflict – Time To Act

It is a terrible fact that rape and sexual violence is used as a weapon of war around the world. It breaks…

Photo: Martina Huber/Government Offices

Mini-summit in Sweden

The Swedish Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt invited his colleagues the German Chancellor Angela Merkel, the British Prime Minister David Cameron and the…

The Swedish National Day

On Friday we celebrated the Swedish National Day at the Swedish School in London.