A senior manager at a municipal firm in Landskrona in southern Sweden has been fired for writing racist comments on the controversial website Avpixlat, according to local media reports.
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As Swedes prepare to celebrate Saint Lucia's Day, described as a festival of light in the winter darkness, a warning has gone out to bosses up and down the country to avoid cosy Christmas lighting in the office if they want to get any work done.
Read more Cosy Christmas lighting bad for productivity
Within hours of a reported wolf attack, farmers in the area could receive text messages warning them of the threat.The text message warnings are part of a new service offered to subscribers by the municipal council of Kronoberg, in southern Sweden, where wolf attacks are common.
Read more Text messages to warn of wolf attacks
Sweden's health and elderly care systems rank among the best in the world in the latest OECD review, but there is room for improvement according to the organisation.
Read more OECD: Swedish healthcare excellent but flawed
A long-running labor dispute at an Ikea store in western Canada has boiled over into Sweden. Two members from Teamsters Canada arrived this week in Stockholm to publicize their dispute with the Swedish furniture company.
Read more Canadian union brings Ikea dispute to Sweden