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Stockholm launches podcast to help businesses fight gender discrimination

Stockholm launches podcast to help businesses fight gender discrimination

Press Releases   •   Jan 10, 2019 06:50 GMT

Europe has a discrimination problem, according to a recent report by investment firm Atomico. Of all funds raised by European VC-backed companies in 2018, 93 percent went to all-male founding teams. And almost half of the women in Europe’s tech sector said they had experienced discrimination. To fight the problem, Stockholm launches a podcast to help companies improve their diversity strategy.

​Stockholm set out to be a leading foodtech hub

​Stockholm set out to be a leading foodtech hub

Press Releases   •   Nov 20, 2018 11:44 GMT

Stockholm entrepreneurs, known for producing unicorns within music tech, fintech and gaming, have taken on a new challenge; to disrupt the world’s largest economic system, the food sector. Food loss and waste alone accounts for eight percent of global greenhouse gas emissions. A new food system, driven by tech and data, and geared towards sustainable solutions is being born in Stockholm.

Stockholm ranks the most popular destination for international retailers in the Nordic region

Stockholm ranks the most popular destination for international retailers in the Nordic region

Press Releases   •   Nov 14, 2018 08:56 GMT

Retail Guide Sweden 2018 is here, taking the temperature of the retail market in Stockholm. An analysis of international retail brand entrants shows that Stockholm has the highest presence of international retailers compared to its Nordic peers. Swelling retail sales, high population growth and a large increase in shopping tourism are some of the factors that explain Stockholm's popularity.

Stockholm Hotel Report: Demand for additional hotels in Stockholm

Stockholm Hotel Report: Demand for additional hotels in Stockholm

Press Releases   •   Oct 18, 2018 08:21 GMT

​Despite a substantial increase in the number of hotel rooms in Stockholm last year, the demand for more hotels in the Swedish capital continues to develop. Changed travel habits, a growing middle class in Asia and cheaper flights have contributed to the increase in the proportion of private hotel guests, which is now almost as big as the business segment.

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Life science hotlist: Abera Bioscience - Fighting disease through new vaccine platforms

Life science hotlist: Abera Bioscience - Fighting disease through new vaccine platforms

News   •   Oct 02, 2013 13:41 GMT

Diseases such as HIV, malaria and tuberculosis cause much suffering and loss of life all over the world. Abera Bioscience, a member of Stockholm-Uppsala Life Science Hotlist, has designed a proprietary platform to speed up the development of “smart” vaccines.

Data centers on the move – top ten reasons for Stockholm

Data centers on the move – top ten reasons for Stockholm

News   •   Oct 02, 2013 12:45 GMT

The need for data storage is growing tremendously around the world and Sweden and Stockholm is taking advantage, with several giant new projects recently announced.

Stockholm to grow 'six times faster than Paris'

Stockholm to grow 'six times faster than Paris'

News   •   Jul 18, 2013 10:13 GMT

People from all over the world are drawn to Stockholm, attracted by the capital's vibrant business environment and opportunities, innovation and stable economy.

Stockholm climbs in competitiveness rankings

News   •   Jul 17, 2013 08:09 GMT

Sweden's capital Stockholm has been ranked the eighth most competitive city in the world, and is likely to maintain its ability to attract investment, tourists and workers until 2025, according to a new global study.

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Stockholm Tech Week

Stockholm Tech Week

Events   •   Aug 06, 2018 12:58 GMT

Welcome to an immersive experience of what’s going to happen next in the world.Stockholm is a world leading tech and innovation hub, attracting some of the best talents in the world. Welcome to find out why they move to Stockholm, what our progressive values are all about, and how we produce more billion dollar companies than any other place in the world, after Sillicon Valley.Welcome to connec...

Aug 31 - Sep 16

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Stockholm's best-known businesses have declared their commitment to gender equality.

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