Press Releases • Nov 28, 2017 09:34 GMT
DreamHack Masters will be heading to Stockholm and Ericsson Globe for 2018. Today DreamHack is proud to announce that in partnership with City of Stockholm and Stockholm Live, that the capital of Sweden will be a host city of DreamHack Masters going forward. This is the first edition to be hosted in Stockholm, and DreamHack Masters Stockholm 2018 is planned to take place September 1-2.
Press Releases • May 16, 2017 07:55 GMT
In 2016, Stockholm climbed from 23rd to 18th globally, and from 17th to 13th in Europe, in the ICCA rankings measuring international meetings. These are the city's best positions for a number of years.
Press Releases • Apr 04, 2017 12:43 GMT
Yesterday, the City Council formally adopted a strategy for Stockholm to become the smartest and most connected city in the world. The strategy involves a unique focus on sustainability. The goal is for Stockholm to become economically, ecologically, democratically and socially sustainable through innovative digital services, transparency and connectivity.
Press Releases • Mar 16, 2017 08:30 GMT
The first month of 2017 saw a rise in the total number of guest nights, which were +10% from the previous year. In addition, Stockholm has a strong position in the Chinese market with this significant increase.
Press Releases • Oct 17, 2016 09:31 GMT
Summer 2016 saw a 2% increase in international guest nights in Stockholm, which is over 40,000 guests.Visitors from abroad are continuing to increase while Swedish visitors are decreasing.In total, the resulting increase is 1%.
Press Releases • Sep 16, 2016 09:04 GMT
Over 1.6 million guest nights were registered at commercial accommodation facilities in Stockholm county in July.Visitors from abroad are continuing to increase while Swedish visitors are decreasing.
Press Releases • Sep 01, 2016 05:59 GMT
This summer Stockholm hosted Tbex, the world’s largest social media conference.Participants included travel bloggers, authors and travel industry professionals who work in social media.The results now show that over 20 million readers have been exposed to Stockholm as a travel destination on social media.
Press Releases • Jul 12, 2016 06:10 GMT
On July 12-16, Stockholm will welcome around 800 participants from all over the world to Stockholm Waterfront Congress Center to participate in an enormous meeting for bloggers and the travel industry. Tbex. social media.
Press Releases • Jun 14, 2016 06:00 GMT
Once again, the international guest night statistics for Stockholm increases. During the month of April, over 1 million overnight stays in tourist accommodations were recorded. This time it’s visitors from outside of Europe who account for the largest increase; 25% compared to the same period the previous year.
Press Releases • Jun 13, 2016 07:00 GMT
For the third year, EAT Stockholm Food Forum welcomes 450 delegates from 32 countries and 67 speakers from major global companies, leading researchers, politicians and international entrepreneurs in food and health to Stockholm on 13-14 June. The goal is to find solutions to the global sustainability challenges and improve global public health among the world’s growing population.
Press Releases • Jun 10, 2016 09:19 GMT
Stockholm has one of the highest growth rates in Europe when one considers the number of guest nights. This year, Stockholm has climbed up two places in the rankings, from 13th to 11th place, on the International ECM Benchmarking Report’s list that measures the growth of tourism in European cities.
Press Releases • May 20, 2016 08:42 GMT
The international guest night statistics for Stockholm have risen again. March saw an 11% rise in the number of foreign visitors compared with the same month last year. This positive trend is also reflected in the figures for the first quarter of 2016 as a whole
City of Stockholm satisfied with Eurovision Song Contest: Enormous involvement made the music festival magical
Press Releases • May 18, 2016 06:19 GMT
The almost two-week long engagement period involved Stockholmers and visitors who enjoyed the festivities: Eurovision Village in Kungsträdgården has had no less than 1.5 million visits.
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A highlight of today's Stockholm Pride and Rille Hantes glittering pop evening for diversity, with artists such as Katrina from Katrina and the Waves and Elena Paparizou. Participating artists from Bosnia & Herzegovina, Iceland, Spain and Belgium will perform and Dammen will host a tribute to the King of Reggae Bob Marley.
Press Releases • May 10, 2016 04:29 GMT
Tonight is the first semifinal of the Eurovision Song Contest. On Stora scenen at the Eurovision Village participating artists from Serbia, Australia, Belarus, Georgia and the United Kingdom will perform. Before the Public Viewing with the show broadcasted from the big screens Gabriel Forss will host a sing-along with Shirley Clamp.
Press Releases • May 09, 2016 09:35 GMT
During the Eurovision Song Contest in May, Osram will bathe the Swedish capital in bright colors that show what viewers think of the songs. The buildings are Stadshustornet (city hall tower), Hötorgsskraporna, Strömsborg, Globe Arena, Kaknästornet (tv tower), Eclipse at Gröna Lund and Cityskylinern in Eurovision Village