Press Releases • Jan 24, 2017 12:10 UTC
The City of Stockholm launches Stockholm Data Parks to attract investment in data centers where waste heat is recycled and used to heat the city.
Press Releases • Sep 05, 2016 06:12 UTC
During the first six months of 2016, more money was invested in Stockholm-based tech companies than during all of 2015 and 2014 together, according to a breakdown by the Nordic Web, a resource on venture capital for the Nordic startup scene.
Press Releases • Jun 23, 2015 06:00 UTC
In the past five years, Stockholm-based companies received 18 percent of all private placements in FinTech companies across Europe. The numbers show that Stockholm continuously, year after year, attracts almost one fifth of the overall FinTech investments in Europe.
Press Releases • Oct 08, 2014 11:59 UTC
The investment potential for the Stockholm region has increased by 15 billion Euro in the year that has passed and now amounts to more than100 billion Euro until 2021. It is mainly smaller projects that have contributed to the increase. Stockholm municipality's aim for 140,000 new housing units and extension of the subway are included in the calculation.
Press Releases • Oct 07, 2014 08:24 UTC
Stockholm is a world leader in environmental technology, and now it will be easier for foreign investors to find partners in Stockholm. The Stockholm Cleantech Hotlist is a list that presents the region’s hottest investment opportunities to investors. As of its launch date, there are 25 companies on the list.
Life science investor’s gateway to Stockholm: 15 new companies to enter life science investment hotlist
Press Releases • Sep 25, 2013 05:30 UTC
Stockholm-Uppsala Life Science Investment Hotlist is growing. 15 new companies enter the list, and take part in the search for international investments and partnerships.
Press Releases • Dec 09, 2012 12:51 UTC
There is much to discover in Stockholm, when following the Nobel trail.
Press Releases • Dec 09, 2012 12:49 UTC
Alfred Nobel (1833-1896) is one of the most famous Stockholmers of all time. The prize that bears his name is known worldwide since it was established with the fortune he left in his will as the first donation. Nobel’s spirit of curiosity, creativity and entrepreneurship lives on, especially in Stockholm during an intensive week at the end of each year.
Press Releases • Dec 09, 2012 12:44 UTC
The Nobel Prize exerts an influence on Stockholm and Sweden. There is a strong link between innovation, entrepreneurship and academic research – all in the spirit of Alfred Nobel.
Press Releases • Jan 30, 2012 10:02 UTC
Access and rates for high-speed connections are important factors shaping the local business climate. According to an international survey of 11 major business cities, Singapore offers the lowest corporate rates for internet closely followed by Stockholm. Stockholm offers the lowest rate for dark fiber. New York is most expensive.
Press Releases • Dec 20, 2011 09:41 UTC
Digital online services, so called e-services, can be a powerful and effective way for municipalities, county councils and other public authorities to improve the service to citizens and companies, and stimulate new business models. Examples range from permit administration to application for nursing school. This report by Stockholm IT Region presents best practice and a 21 points action plan.
Press Releases • Feb 18, 2010 11:00 UTC
Stockholm Business Region contributed to 71 foreign direct investments during 2009, according to the year-end result. That was an increase from last year, and constituted nearly half of all foreign direct investments to Sweden.