May 23, 2013 12:00 CEST Stockholm is one of the world’s leading sustainable cities. This is OECD’s conclusion after having examined the city’s model for sustainable growth as part of a comprehensive international study. Stockholm’s strengths are identified and 11 measures are presented with the aim of promoting green growth still further.
Apr 23, 2013 16:25 CEST Understanding the demands and expectations from people moving to Stockholm is of great importance to continue develop the city as an attractive place to work and live. As a result of a workshop in March 2013 with 50 expats in Stockholm, as SWOT analysis was developed. Included as a benchmark is a SWOT based on a workshop with representatives from local organizations, held in December 2012.
Apr 18, 2013 06:00 CEST Wages continued to grow in Stockholm during the fourth quarter of 2012. The biggest increase was in the public sector. Growth softened in the private sector; business startups were fewer and the labor market weakened with an increase in layoffs and the number of unemployed. However, overall employment increased at the same time. These are the results of the latest Stockholm Economy report.
Mar 13, 2013 10:00 CET The Stockholm-Uppsala Life Science Investment Hotlist features a carefully selected top list of investment cases from the region. Curated by Stockholm Business Region Development, the list is a tool for investors focusing on innovation from one of the world's leading life science regions.
Jan 28, 2013 06:00 CET Wages continue rising in Stockholm in the third quarter of 2012, driven by the private sector. All industries are experiencing growth despite mixed signals. However, sales and the number of new businesses are decreasing. Increased unemployment is contributing to a weakened labor market. Nevertheless, increased employment is an ongoing trend due to the steadily increasing population.
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Oct 09, 2012 06:30 CEST During the second quarter of 2012, total wages continued to rise in Stockholm, driven by a stronger private sector. Sales climbed in all sectors. Employment is still increasing, but at a more subdued rate. Construction is declining, but the strong increase in the number of people moving to Stockholm continues.