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Staffan Ingvarsson appointed new CEO of Stockholm Business Region

Staffan Ingvarsson appointed new CEO of Stockholm Business Region

Press releases   •   Mar 22, 2019 13:00 UTC

​Staffan Ingvarsson, former CEO of Stokab, will take up the position as CEO of Stockholm Business Region on April 1.

​Stockholm exports its DNA to SXSW in Austin

​Stockholm exports its DNA to SXSW in Austin

Press releases   •   Mar 06, 2019 11:41 UTC

The unique DNA of Stockholm is built on progressive values that allow Stockholmers to be among the most innovative people in the world. The openness to new ideas, to diversity and inclusion, have contributed to the city’s ever increasing popularity among both talents and travelers. Now, Stockholm is bringing its DNA to SXSW in Austin, inviting anyone to be a Stockholmer.

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 UTC

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.

Higher slope, longer skirun thanks to Amazon Web Services

Higher slope, longer skirun thanks to Amazon Web Services

Press releases   •   Mar 26, 2018 07:15 UTC

The Vilsta ski slope in Eskilstuna in the Stockholm region, will become 10 meters higher just in time for the winter season next year. All thanks to shaft masses from the construction of Amazon Web Services (AWS)’s data center in Eskilstuna.

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The Stockholm talks at House of Scandinavia

The Stockholm talks at House of Scandinavia

Events   •   Feb 22, 2019 10:55 UTC

Meet us at the world’s largest gathering of creative professionals at the 2019 SXSW Conference & Festivals in Austin, Texas from March 8-17. This year we will be hosting two events - our Stockholm talks. Come meet us at SAS House of Scandinavia!March 8, The Stockholm talks: Building gender-balanced unicornsLessons learned from Swedish companies and Stockholm startups: successes and challeng...

Mar 08 - Mar 12

Austin, Texas, USA

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Anna König Jerlmyr, Mayor of Stockholm

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View over Riddarholmen and the tower of the City Hall in Stockholm.

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Gamla Brogatan in Stockholm

Gamla Brogatan in Stockholm

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