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​Stockholm is on the way to a greater and more diversified startup scene

​Stockholm is on the way to a greater and more diversified startup scene

Press releases   •   May 09, 2019 10:29 UTC

Invest Stockholm has entered into a partnership with Impact Hub, the world’s largest network for social entrepreneurs, in order to create a larger and more diversified startup scene. The partners will use their efforts to increase entrepreneurship in the outer parts of Stockholm, as well as to take steps to encourage more women to start their own businesses.

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.

Investment potential in the Stockholm region: €111 billion

Investment potential in the Stockholm region: €111 billion

Press releases   •   Mar 13, 2019 08:58 UTC

The planned construction projects within the Stockholm region show a total investment volume of €111 billion until the year 2040. According to Invest Stockholm’s report released today, the largest investment share is in housing, with an investment volume of €60,7 billion, followed by infrastructure investments in railway, subway and lightrail, with an investment volume of 9,6 billion €.

Invest Stockholm teams up with Norrsken Foundation to create the best place in the world for impact entrepreneurs and investors

Invest Stockholm teams up with Norrsken Foundation to create the best place in the world for impact entrepreneurs and investors

Press releases   •   Jan 28, 2019 06:45 UTC

Invest Stockholm is partnering with Norrsken Foundation to support entrepreneurs and innovators who are solving society’s biggest challenges. The world’s leading climate scientists have warned we have only 12 years to limit climate change catastrophe and prevent poverty for hundreds of millions of people. To that aim, the City of Stockholm has intensified its focus on sustainable innovations.

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Deadline EXTENDED to apply for Stockholm Innovation Scholarship

Deadline EXTENDED to apply for Stockholm Innovation Scholarship

News   •   Mar 28, 2019 06:40 UTC

The new deadline to apply for Stockholm Innovation Scholarship is May 20.

​Stockholm strengthens its offering to international retailers

​Stockholm strengthens its offering to international retailers

News   •   Feb 27, 2019 10:34 UTC

Stockholm ranks as the most popular destination for international retailers in the Nordic region. To maintain this position, Invest Stockholm and Stockholm Fashion District aim to merge the city’s strengths to create a vibrant playground for an industry in transformation.

Amazon Web Services buys more land in the Stockholm region

Amazon Web Services buys more land in the Stockholm region

News   •   Dec 19, 2018 15:50 UTC

Amazon Web Services (AWS) continues to invest heavily in the Stockholm region. Just a few days after AWS announced they opened their cloud region in Stockholm, it is confirmed that the cloud service giant buys more land in Katrineholm and Eskilstuna to build additional data centers.

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

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