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Easter at the Nobel Peace Center

Mar 20, 2015 11:32 GMT Nobel Peace Center The Nobel Peace Center is open every day during the Easter holiday. The museum for the world’s most important prize is situated between the City Hall and Aker Brygge, and offers exciting experiences for the whole family.

Japanese traditional craftsmen x Marc Newson:Japanese sword “aikuchi” is being launched globally  and we are now accepting orders

Mar 18, 2015 12:00 GMT WOW inc.

日本の伝統工芸 ✕ マーク・ニューソン : 日本刀「aikuchi」を世界に発表、3月18日より受注を開始

Mar 18, 2015 02:00 GMT WOW inc.

PM & Vänner, a night of celebration at the 2015 White Guide Gala

Mar 11, 2015 13:28 GMT PM & Vänner During last monday's White Guide Gala at the Grand Hôtel in Stockholm, PM & Vänner rose one place on this year's White Guide list, making it now Sweden's eighth best restaurant. Its new position also secured the restaurant a place in the guide's prestigious "International Master" section, making it the only Småland restaurant in this category.

PM & Vänner and Scandinavian Wine Academy initiate cooperation

Feb 23, 2015 08:00 GMT PM & Vänner In the autumn of 2015, Scandinavian Wine Academy will commence a sommelier course at PM & Vänner Hotel. The course caters to both business and private individuals who want to learn more about wine and spirit in all forms.

The province that disappeared up in smoke

Feb 19, 2015 14:42 GMT University of Gävle The fire in Västmanland did not only cause material and financial damage, it also removed places that had become stuck in people’s memories.

Experts are the least concerned about climate changes

Feb 15, 2015 17:53 GMT University of Gävle A study, carried out by, amongst others, Igor Knez, professor at Gävle University, ascertains surprisingly that experts are the least concerned about climate changes. The study that was made in 2013 and that investigated people’s concerns about climate changes has been published within the Chinese scientific sector, and has been downloaded more than 1000 times, and read more than 4000 times.

Stockholm cloud based company featured in Nasdaq article

Feb 05, 2015 08:59 GMT UP THERE, EVERYWHERE Cloud based agency UP THERE, EVERYWHERE, that began in Stockholm 3 years ago, is featured in a Nasdaq blog post today on changing employment trends and the use of the cloud.

Swedavia joins the Fly Green Fund

Feb 05, 2015 08:18 GMT Swedavia The Swedish airport operator Swedavia increases its commitment to decrease fossil CO2 emissions and its work for an aviation industry with decreased environmental impact. Swedavia will now be the first airport operator in the Nordic countries to join the Fly Green Fund.

US preclearance at Stockholm Arlanda Airport

Feb 03, 2015 10:14 GMT Swedavia Stockholm Arlanda Airport could now become the first airport in Scandinavia to introduce what is known as US preclearance. US preclearance means that US immigration and customs inspection is carried out when a passenger departs from Stockholm instead of upon arrival in the US. The benefits include a smoother arrival in the US and the potential to attract new non-stop routes to the US.