Low-cost airline Norwegian announced on Thursday that it would split its Scandinavian unit into three subsidiaries and that all of its striking pilots would be transferred to the companies.
- Strike latest.
- Will be 2017 at the earliest
Care providers on Thursday compared the Government's proposal to limit profits in the welfare sector to like "something from the former German Democratic Republic".
- "to protect visitors".
Selfie sticks are banned at several museums and concert venues in Sweden. Now a number of the summer music festivals are set to follow, according to Dagens Nyheter.
- Would explore if list was kept on ethnic grounds.
A civil rights organization has filed a lawsuit against the Swedish government aiming to explore if the "Roma register," a database with thousands of Roma names kept by the Skåne police, was initiated on ethnic grounds.
- Pursue only half of international matches.
Members of the Swedish police are saying that the force should do a better job when they exchange DNA evidence with foreign authorities.
- Arlanda Express, commuter trains affected.
A widespread electrical problem has caused suspensions of train service to the Arlanda station and for many commuter routes from Stockholm's central station, and authorities now say the problem may not be fixed until midnight.
- Were adopted from Sri Lanka as children.
A group of young adults in Karlstad, who were adopted from Sri Lanka as children, have started learning Singhalese. They hope it will help them in the communication with their biological parents.