Swedish truckmaker Volvo has named Martin Lundstedt, the head of rival Volkswagen-owned Scania as its chief executive, replacing embattled Olof Persson who has led a sweeping efficiency drive.
Volvo, vying for dominance of the tru
Sweden has exported three million cu m of wood to the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region, valued at €750 million ($797.3 million), according to an expert.
One-fourth of this export goes to the UAE estimated at €1
Saudi Arabia has blocked the transfer of four monkeys to a zoo in Riyadh from Sweden because of its diplomatic spat with Stockholm, the Swedish zoo where they were bred said on Thursday.
Jonas Wahlstrom, head of the Skansen Zoo, s
Saudi Arabia has decided to send its envoy back to Sweden, Saudi-owned Al Arabiya television said on Friday, in a move that will ease a diplomatic row over the Arab country's human rights record.
Sweden's foreign ministry
The United Arab Emirates has recalled its ambassador to Sweden, a Swedish government source with knowledge of the matter said on Wednesday (March 18), a week after Saudi Arabia took the same step.
The moves by the two Gulf Arab st
Saudi Arabia has recalled its ambassador from Stockholm after a diplomatic row between the two countries over Swedish criticism of Riyadh's human rights record, Saudi Arabia and Sweden said on Wednesday.
Saudi Arabia c
Sweden will end a defence agreement with Saudi Arabia after heavy domestic criticism and a diplomatic spat, the defence minister told the state broadcaster SVT on Tuesday.
The framework memorandum provides for the supply of milita
The Embassy of Sweden in Abu Dhabi has outsourced its visa application process to VFS Global, a global outsourcing and technology services specialist for diplomatic missions and governments worldwide.
People who want to apply for Scheng
Dubai is set to host the inaugural Global Child Forum, an international independent platform for research, dialogue, information and action which was initiated by King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden.
It will be held on
A Swedish woman has become the world's first to give birth after having a womb transplant, opening up the possibility for thousands of infertile women to have babies, the doctor in charge of the research project said on Saturday.