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Swedish businesses hit by employees surfing the Internet - report

InternetStockholm - Swedish businesses are losing money and productivity from the increasing

Ericsson and Norway's Telenor apologize over poor conditions

Stockholm  - A television documentary alleging poor working conditions at local contractors in Bangladesh on Wednesday prompted Swedish telecommunications equipment maker Ericsson and Norwegian tel

103-year-old woman puts out blaze in Sweden

Stockholm  - Emergency services in the Swedish town Vastervik lauded a 103-year-old woman for acting "according to the rule book" when she put out a fire in an electric blanket, reports said Wednes

Sweden welcomes outcome of Serbian vote

Stockholm  - Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt Monday lauded the outcome of the parliamentary elections in Serbia that indicated a victory for a coalition of pro-European parties headed by Presid

Nordics pledge emergency aid for Myanmar cyclone victims

Swedish FlagStockholm, Helsinki - Sweden on Wednesday pleged 2.5 million dollars to the victims

Scania CEO Leif Ostling to stay on until 2012

Stockholm  - The board of Swedish heavy-vehicle and bus maker Scania Monday said it has extended Chief Executive Leif Ostling's contract by three years until March 2012.

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