The gap between men and women's pay in Sweden continues to decrease, according to figures from the National Mediation Office.
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- Significant nonetheless.
- Problem mostly fixed.
Tuesday saw major problems with telephones in Sweden as many customers with the telecomms company Tele2 were unable to make calls.
- Decision in several weeks.
China has asked Sweden to hand over a suspected criminal, and now the Supreme Court has to decide whether this can be allowed.
Things are getting tougher for people who work as caregivers for old people living in their homes. That's according to a study from Stockholm University that Swedish Radio has seen.
- Punctuality and capacity.
Experts in railway operations from 20 different countries are gathering in Norrköping this week, to share experiences about how to construct a good time table and how to stick to it.
The legal battle over a planned expansion at a west-coast oil refinery will continue after the Land and Environmental appeals court decided on Monday to take up the case.
- Swedish Gambling Authority.
For the first time since the new law was brought in this January, the authorities have revoked the license for an online gambling brand.
- No taxpayer money.
In a week's time, Sweden will learn whether it will host the 2026 Winter Olympics. But one big question surrounding the games is how the central host cities of Stockholm and Åre will pay for it.
- Reasons unknown.
New figures from the public health agency say that people who've moved here are in worse health than when they arrived, after five years.
- Work as investigators.
Swedish police will hire some 350 new officers to ramp up their fight against sexual assaults, crimes against children as well as domestic violence.
- Old tradition, new twist.
Almost everyone leaving upper secondary school or gymnasium do it. Now ethnologists see the nation's "student floats" as a modern day rite of passage into adulthood.
- 60 to 80 kids.
It's still unclear if or when more Swedish children whose parents joined the Islamic State terrorist group and now sit in camps in Syria can return to Sweden.
- 5-day gathering.
Sweden's second biggest political gathering was launched a few years ago to bring top politicians and important discussions to an area they might not normally reach.
Swedish authorities are moving to deport three people deemed threats to national security.
- 58 hosts.
Swedish Radio's Sommar i P1 show unveiled its line-up on Thursday for this year's programs. It's one of the nation's most well-known series for listeners during their summer holiday.